Download Case Studies of Near Misses in Clinical Anesthesia by John G. Brock-Utne MD PhD FFA(SA) PDF

By John G. Brock-Utne MD PhD FFA(SA)

All anesthesiologists finally face the phobia of a “near miss,” whilst a patient’s lifestyles has been placed in danger. studying from the adventure is important to professionalism and the continued improvement of workmanship. Drawing on forty-plus years of perform in significant metropolitan hospitals within the usa, Norway, and South Africa, John Brock-Utne, MD offers eighty rigorously chosen situations that supply the foundation for classes and how you can hinder capability catastrophe. The situations emphasize problem-centered studying and span a wide variety of topics—from a virus of working room an infection (could or not it's the anesthesia equipment?), problems of fiberoptic intubations, and issues of epidural drug pumps, to appearing an pressing tracheostomy for the 1st time, operating with an competitive health practitioner, and what to do while a sufferer falls off the working desk in the course of surgical procedure.

• eighty true-story scientific “near misses” by no means prior to released

• perfect for problem-centered studying

• options, references, and discussions accompany so much circumstances

• wealthy foundation for educating discussions either in or out of the working room

• Settings contain subtle in addition to rudimentary anesthetic environments

• enhances the author’s different case booklet, medical Anesthesia: close to Misses and classes discovered (Springer, 2008)

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Download Field Guide to Urgent and Ambulatory Care Procedures by David M. James MD PDF

By David M. James MD

This convenient pocket consultant includes a "how to" method of universal difficulties that require quick recognition in an ambulatory care atmosphere. The publication emphasizes the facility to address pressing and emergent care occasions fast and successfully with a spotlight on low-tech methods and abilities. Descriptions are concise and supply uncomplicated strategies with the mandatory abilities. greater than two hundred illustrations complement the textual content. Plus, a "Practical counsel" part for simple learning.

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Download Basics by Marinella Astuto, Anna L. Paratore, Antonino Gullo (auth.), PDF

By Marinella Astuto, Anna L. Paratore, Antonino Gullo (auth.), Marinella Astuto MD (eds.)

This quantity offers with the fundamental features of anesthesia, in depth care and ache in neonates and youngsters. the subjects lined contain anatomy and body structure, ideas that may be utilized to the remedy of those sufferers, and using "off-label" pharmacological brokers in pediatric perioperative medication. across the world famous directions aimed toward standardizing crucial tactics, reminiscent of the remedy of hypothermia, critical venous catheterization strategies and prevention of catheter-induced infections also are mentioned. The final a part of the ebook is concentrated extra on scientific and technical points of anesthesia induction and tracking. The publication can be an invaluable replace for neonatologists, pediatricians and anesthesiologists of their scientific perform, and an academic software for citizens in those fields.

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Download The Trauma Handbook of the Massachusetts General Hospital by Robert L. Sheridan MD PDF

By Robert L. Sheridan MD

Written by way of a multidisciplinary workforce of citizens, fellows, and college on the Massachusetts basic health facility, this new addition to the LWW instruction manual sequence is a realistic, available consultant to the evaluate and administration of trauma and burn sufferers. In a structure designed for speedy reference, this pocket-sized booklet provides clinic validated guidance and systems for pre-hospital care and shipping, instant review and interventions, and review and administration of particular accidents at every one anatomic website. Chapters on particular accidents stick with a constant constitution: epidemiology and mechanisms, vital surgical anatomy, very important body structure, preliminary assessment, diagnostic equipment, nonoperative administration, operative options, postoperative care, rehabilitation, and long term follow-up.

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Download Crash Test by Hobson Brown PDF

By Hobson Brown

Laine Hunt slightly survived her first semester and everybody understands it. Now she's made up our minds to turn out she's a fighter, to safe her position on the entrance of the category. yet what she's scuffling with the toughest are her personal demons and her emotions for a undeniable lacrosse participant. . . . Parker Cole, the lanky hipster in a pink velvet coat, is struggling with demons of her personal. She cannot forgive Chase Dobbs, the Southern golden boy, for breaking her center. but if she meets a stranger with a deadly approach to her difficulties, will she permit Chase get shut sufficient to save lots of her?The 12 months checks everyone—but the lesson they have all realized is that now not every person will make it to the higher type.

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Download Tracheotomy Management: A Multidisciplinary Approach by Peggy A. Seidman MD, Elizabeth H. Sinz MD, David Goldenberg PDF

By Peggy A. Seidman MD, Elizabeth H. Sinz MD, David Goldenberg

Sufferers with tracheotomies are controlled through a large choice of healthcare execs. accordingly, information about most sensible perform is scattered through the scientific literature and will be tricky to spot and enforce within the medical environment. Tracheotomy administration: A Multidisciplinary procedure is a realistic overview of all tracheotomy approaches and acute and persistent tracheotomy care. It combines evidence-based perform and specialist opinion to create a useful hands-on consultant for any healthcare supplier coping with sufferers with tracheotomies. every one bankruptcy is authored through no less than diversified subspecialists, includes case reports with real-life examples of tricky medical situations, and is more suitable via prime quality photographs. the reason for various methods is mentioned to steer the decision-making strategy. Written and edited via tracheotomy specialists from a wide selection of disciplines, Tracheotomy administration: A Multidisciplinary strategy is key studying for anesthesiologists, nurse anesthetists and important care and emergency physicians.

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Download High-Risk IV Medications in Special Patient Populations by Sandra Kane-Gill, Joseph Dasta PDF

By Sandra Kane-Gill, Joseph Dasta

Serious Care Clinicians can use basic drug references (Micomedex, Lexicomp) for facts on dosing of high-alert medicines in specific sufferer populations yet those references usually are not on hand to all healthcare clinicians, they're pricey and they're no longer particular to high-alert drugs or seriously in poor health sufferers. medical professionals, nurses and pharmacists within the clinic surroundings will make the most of having one source with all of this knowledge. the aim of this reference handbook will be to steer serious care clinicians on dosing of high-alert drugs in unique sufferer populations. an important function of the e-book could be a precis of basic literature utilizing tables while attainable. this can be worthwhile to readers simply because at present a reference ebook doesn't exist that publications clinicians in those tricky dosing judgements.

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Download Functional Hemodynamic Monitoring (Update in Intensive Care by Michael R. Pinsky PDF

By Michael R. Pinsky

This is the latest quantity within the softcover sequence "Update in in depth Care Medicine".

It takes a unique, sensible method of examining hemodynamic tracking, concentrating on the sufferer and results in line with illness, treatments and relevance of tracking to direct sufferer care.
It will quickly develop into a vintage within the method of sufferer tracking and administration in the course of serious illness.

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Download Repetitorium Notfallmedizin: Zur Vorbereitung auf die by Jörg Brokmann, Rolf Rossaint PDF

By Jörg Brokmann, Rolf Rossaint

Übersichtlich, praxisnah: Das "Repetitorium Notfallmedizin" orientiert sich am Kursbuch der Bundesärztekammer für die Zusatzbezeichnung "Notfallmedizin" und an den neuen Leitlinien von ERC/IlCOR 2005. Strukturiert und ausführlich, mit allen wesentlichen Informationen und einem breiten Spektrum allgemeiner (u.a. service provider, Struktur des Rettungsdienstes) und spezieller (u.a. Innere Medizin, Neurologie) Themen. perfect zur Prüfungsvorbereitung und zum Nachlesen der wichtigsten Fakten rund um den Einsatz. Plus: Intoxikationen, Notfallmedikamente, (patho)physiologische Zusammenhänge zum besseren Verständnis, Gefahrensituationen, Fallstricke.

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Download Klinikleitfaden Intensivmedizin by Jörg Braun, Roland Preuss PDF

By Jörg Braun, Roland Preuss

Ein Blick in den Klinikleitfaden und Sie wissen was er beim Einsatz auf der Intensivstation wissen müssen: interdisziplinärer Ansatz | Erkrankungen organsystembezogen | differenzierte therapeutische Strategien: Schmerztherapie, Sedierung, Narkose, tracking | Vorgehen bei Komplikationen | medikamentöse Therapie | Pharmaprofile zu allen wichtigen Medikamenten.

Neu in der nine. Auflage:

Noch stärker an die praktischen Bedürfnisse im Klinikalltag angepasst

  • Leitlinienbasierte Handlungsempfehlungen: Berücksichtigt alle aktuellen S3-Leitlinien inkl. ERC-Leitlinien 2015
  • Neue Verfahren wie z.B. graphics und Citratdialyse
  • Zahlreiche neue Medikamente (z.B. Antikoagulanzien)
  • Burnout-Prävention bei der Arbeit auf der Intensivstation
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