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Author Senecal, Emily L.

Title Emergency management of the coding patient : cases, algorithms, evidence / Emily L. Senecal, Michael R. Filbin
Published Malden, Mass. : Blackwell Pub., 2005


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  616.025 Sen/Emo  AVAILABLE
Description xi, 170 pages : illustrations ; 29 cm
Series Emergency management series
Emergency management series (Blackwell Pub.)
Contents Introduction to the code: teamwork and leadership -- Basic cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) -- Airway management -- Electrical cardioversion and defibrillation -- Tachycardia overview -- Narrow-complex tachycardia: sinus tachycardia and multifocal atrial tachycardia -- Narrow-complex tachycardia: supraventricular tachycardia -- Narrow-complex tachycardia: atrial fibrillation and atrial flutter -- Wide-complex tachycardia: stable -- Ventricular fibrillation and pulseless ventricular tachycardia -- Bundle branch blocks and supraventricular tachycardia with aberrancy -- Bradycardia -- Pulseless electrical activity -- Asystole -- Acute coronary syndrome -- Altered mental status -- Acute pulmonary edema -- Acute bronchospasm -- Hyperkalemic arrest -- Seizure -- Shock -- Anaphylaxis
Notes Includes index
Subject Medical emergencies.
Hospitals -- Emergency services.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation -- methods.
Arrhythmias, Cardiac -- therapy.
Electrocardiography -- methods.
Emergency Treatment -- methods.
Genre/Form Problems and Exercises.
Author Filbin, Michael R.
LC no. 2005005200
ISBN 9781405104555 (paperback: alk. paper)
1405104554 (paperback: alk. paper)