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Edited by Philip Buttaravoli, MD, FACEP, Stephen Leffler, MD, FACEP and R. Ramsey Herrington, MD, FACEP
896 pagesTrim Size 7 1/2 X 9 1/5 inCopyright 2022$99.99, Evolve, Reference
For clinicians who see patients suffering from non-life-threatening crises, Minor Emergencies, 4th Edition, provides concise, expert guidance on what to do and what not to do for nearly 200 common presentations, including both the correct procedural and pharmaceutical treatments. Completely updated with the latest equipment, devices, dosages, and techniques, this award-winning reference delivers fast, efficient guidance just when you need it. Instructional videos clearly demonstrate pearls and pitfalls of a wide variety of procedures.
"This book is an easy read that offers quick referencing and QR videos for many hands-on technical explanations. The size of the text makes it easy to place in one's work area or bag to go." ©Doody’s Review Service, 2022, Sheffey N. Massey, DO (Regions Hospital)
Offers a practical approach to common minor emergencies, with brief, to-the-point guidance on everything from febrile seizures in children, foreign body removal, and initial management of epistaxis to rib fractures, sacroiliac joint injection, and patellar dislocation reduction.
Includes new ultrasound examples throughout, plus new chapters on floaters, prophylaxis following sexual exposure, leg edema, piercing complications, Taser injuries, and more.
Provides at-a-glance guidance with ''What to Do'' and ''What NOT to Do'' checklists.
Presents information in a highly templated format, with each topic given 2-3 pages of coverage.
Features a discussion box at the end of each chapter with a quick overview of clinical manifestations, differential diagnosis, and other points of consideration—with evidence.
Includes access to 38 procedural videos such as removing foreign body from skin, upper facial injury-fracture examination, and more.
Offers procedural sedation recommendations from Dr. Daniel Wolfson.
Enhanced eBook version included with purchase, which allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices
Family Medicine, Internal medicine, Emergency Medicine, Urgent Care
Edited by Philip Buttaravoli, MD, FACEP, Emergency Physician, Emergency Department, Veteran's Administration Medical Center, West Palm Beach, FL, Adjunct Assistant Professor, Division of Emergency Medicine, Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA; Stephen Leffler, MD, FACEP, Stephen Leffler, MD, FACEP, Professor and Chief Operating Officer, University of Vermont Medical Center, Professor of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA and R. Ramsey Herrington, MD, FACEP, R. Ramsey Herrington, MD, FACEP, Chief, Division of Emergency Medicine, Larner College of Medicine at the University of Vermont, Burlington, VT, USA