Prehospital Trauma Life Support (phtls): Prehospital Trauma Life Support by Naemt Naemt

Prehospital Trauma Life Support (phtls): Prehospital Trauma Life Support

byNaemt Naemt, American College Of Surgeons Committee On Trauma American College Of Surgeons Committee On Trauma

Paperback | November 12, 2010

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As the required textbook for NAEMT'S worldwide prehospital trauma life support course, Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) is the comprehensive, internationally renowned resource for learning basic and advanced prehospital trauma skills and concepts. Fully revised and updated, the seventh edition provides trauma treatment and guidelines that are proven to reduce morbidity and mortality.

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Title:Prehospital Trauma Life Support (phtls): Prehospital Trauma Life SupportFormat:PaperbackDimensions:640 pages, 10.88 × 8.5 × 0.88 inPublished:November 12, 2010Publisher:Mosby- Jones & BartlettLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0323065023

ISBN - 13:9780323065023

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Table of Contents

Division One: IntroductionChapter 1: PHTLS: Past, Present, and FutureChapter 2: Injury PreventionDivision Two: Assesment and ManagementChapter 3: The Science and Art of Prehospital Care: Principles, Preferences, and Critical ThinkingChapter 4: Kinematics of TraumaChapter 5: Scene AssessmentChapter 6: Patient Assessment and ManagementChapter 7: Airway and VentilationChapter 8: ShockDivision Three: Specific InjuriesChapter 9: Head TraumaChapter 10: Spinal TraumaChapter 11: Thoracic TraumaChapter 12: Abdominal TraumaChapter 13: Musculoskeletal TraumaChapter 14: Burn InjuriesChapter 15: Pediatric TraumaChapter 16: Geriatric TraumaDivision Four: SummaryChapter 17: Golden Principles of Prehospital Trauma CareDivision 5: Mass Casualties and TerrorismChapter 18: Disaster ManagementChapter 19: Explosions and Weapons of Mass DestructionDivision 6: Special ConsiderationsChapter 20: Environmental Trauma I: Heat and ColdChapter 21: Environmental Trauma II: Drowning, Lightning, Diving, and AltitudeChapter 22: Wilderness and Trauma CareChapter 23: Civilian Tactical Emergency Medical Support (TEMS)Glossary Index