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Author Wyatt, Jonathan P., author

Title Oxford handbook of emergency medicine / Jonathan P. Wyatt, Robin N. Illingworth, Colin A. Graham, Kerstin Hogg ; with senior advisors, Michael J. Clancy, Colin E. Robertson
Edition Fourth edition
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012


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 W'PONDS  616.025 Wya/Oho 2012  DUE 30-06-20
Description xix, 749 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Series Oxford handbooks
Oxford medical publications
Oxford handbooks.
Oxford medical publications.
Contents General approach -- Life-threatening emergencies -- Medicine -- Toxicology -- Infectious diseases -- Environmental emergencies -- Analgesia and anaesthesia -- Major trauma -- Wounds, fractures, orthopaedics -- Surgery -- Ophthalmology -- Ear, nose and throat -- Obstetrics and gynaecology -- Psychiatry -- Paediatric emergencies
Summary "Fully revised and updated, the Oxford Handbook of Emergency Medicine is the definitive, best-selling guide for all of the common conditions that present to the emergency department. Whether working in emergency medicine, or just want to be prepared, this book is the essential guide. Following the latest clinical guidelines and evidence, written and reviewed by experts, this handbook will ensure the reader is up to date and has the confidence to deal with all emergency presentations, practices and procedures. In line with the latest developments in the field, such as infection control, DNR orders, advanced directives, and learning disability, the book also includes new sections specifically outlining patient advice and information, as well as new and revised vital information on paediatrics and psychiatry." -- Publisher
Notes Previous edition: 2006
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Accidents -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Emergency medicine -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Wounds and injuries -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Emergency Medicine.
Emergency Medical Services.
Emergency Treatment -- methods.
Emergency Treatment -- methods.
Genre/Form Handbook.
Handbooks and manuals.
Author Clancy, Michael J., editor
Graham, Colin A., author
Hogg, Kerstin, author
Illingworth, Robin N., author
Robertson, Colin (Colin Ernest), editor
LC no. 2012392867
ISBN 9780199589562
Other Titles Emergency medicine