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書名 Encyclopedia of trauma care [electronic resource] / edited by Peter J. Papadakos, Mark L. Gestring
出版項 Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : Imprint: Springer, 2015
國際標準書號 9783642296130 (electronic bk.)
9783642296116 (paper)
國際標準號碼 10.1007/978-3-642-29613-0 doi
book jacket
說明 xli, 1805 p. : ill. (some col.), digital ; 24 cm
附註 From the contents: Overview of general trauma care. Injury epidemiology and control. Trauma system development and design. Injury scoring. Trauma outcome measures. Prehospital care of the trauma patient -- Early evaluation and management of the trauma patient. Initial assessment of the injured patient. Airway management in the trauma patient. Blood product utilization and resuscitation strategies following injury. Medications vital to trauma resuscitation. Role of ED thoracotomy -- Organ systems approach: Head. Neck. Chest. Abdomen. Urological. Vascular. Musculoskeletal. Specific considerations in trauma care: Pediatric trauma. Trauma in the elderly. Trauma in pregnancy. Combat casualty care. Burn injury -- Imaging in the trauma patient. Anesthesia management in trauma. Ethical issues in trauma care. Disaster and mass-casualty care. Blast injury. Rehabilitation: Brain injury rehabilitation. Rehabilitation following traumatic injury -- Complications in trauma care -- Critical care for the trauma patient
This encyclopedia is an authoritative compilation of practical information on major topics in trauma management. Its encyclopedic format will allow the reader to rapidly find up-to-date information on a specific topic without having to negotiate lengthy sections of text. The book is organized in an organ-based manner for ease of use when a practitioner is confronted with a particular injury. Each chapter takes the form of a clearly structured review of the subject in question and includes informative illustrations and tables as well as lists of classic references. In addition to the full range of organ-specific injuries, a number of important further topics are covered, including critical care of the trauma patient, trauma system organization, mass injury scenarios, the impact of new technologies on care, complications in trauma care, and ethical issues. The authors of the encyclopedia are all leading experts in trauma care. The encyclopedia will provide an excellent source of information for basic and clinical scientists in academia, practice, and industry and for trainees in the fields of surgery, emergency medicine, anesthesiology, and military medicine, including those preparing for specialty examinations
Host Item Springer eBooks
主題 Traumatology -- Encyclopedias
Critical care medicine -- Encyclopedias
Wounds and injuries -- Treatment ncyclopedias
Medicine & Public Health
Intensive / Critical Care Medicine
Emergency Medicine
Alt Author Papadakos, Peter J
Gestring, Mark L
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