Essentials of Paramedic Care - Canadian Edition, Volume I

Essentials of Paramedic Care - Canadian Edition, Volume I

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Canadian, comprehensive, and current, this two-volume set is the only Canadian text available for PCP and ACP training that closely correlates with the new Paramedic Association of Canada Competency Profiles. Easy to read and comprehensive, this set is the only reference you will need for your Primary and Advanced Care Paramedic training. Canadian references are used throughout, including up-to-date coverage of current procedures, new infectious disease safeguards, emergency drugs, and more.
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  • Hardback
  • 212 x 280 x 42mm | 2,159.09g
  • Prentice-Hall (Canada)
  • Scarborough, Canada
  • 0131203053
  • 9780131203051

Table of contents

Division 1 Introduction to Advanced Prehospital Care

Chapter 1 Introduction to Prehospital Care

Chapter 2 Medical-Legal Aspects of Advanced Prehospital Care

Chapter 3 Operations



Division 2 Patient Assessment



Chapter 4 History Taking

Chapter 5 Therapeutic Communications

Chapter 6 Physical Assessment Techniques

Chapter 7 Patient Assessment in the Field

Chapter 8 Communications

Chapter 9 Documentation

Chapter 10 Clinical Decision Making

Chapter 11 Assessment-Based Management

Chapter 12 Anatomy and Physiology

Chapter 13 General Principles of Pathophysiology

Chapter 14 General Principles of Pharmacology

Chapter 15 Medication Administration



Appendix A PCP and ACP Competencies

Appendix B Prehospital Research

Appendix C Drug Fact Sheets



Glossary

Index
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