This book is a quick reference guide to emergency medicine for clinicians and trainees. Presented as clinical case studies, it is divided over 21 chapters, each covering scenarios in different body systems. Cases are presented in an easy to read format, helping trainees form a diagnosis and quick treatment plan. The final section covers disaster management. Each case highlights clinical pearls and pitfalls, emphasising the importance of a mis-diagnosis and its legal implications. Written by a recognised specialist from Chicago Medical School, the practical manual includes nearly 250 photographs, diagrams, tables and charts to enhance learning, as well as further reading suggestions. Key points Quick reference guide presenting 101 clinical case studies for emergency medicine clinicians and trainees Covers emergencies in all body systems Includes chapter on disaster management Authored by expert from Chicago Medical SchoolRenal colic, stones that are lodged in distal ureter. ... Use of tamsulosin or other selective adrenoreceptor blockers + standardized pain control regimen in patients with distal ureterolithiasis. ... Number of colicky pain episodes ac Number of unscheduled return to ED/primary care visits ac Number of days of missed work/ usual function ac Amount of analgesic ... Other things to consider include: ac Do not overdo it.
|Title||:||101 Clinical Cases in Emergency Room|
|Author||:||Badar M Zaheer|
|Publisher||:||JP Medical Ltd - 2014-05-30|