The Paramedic Revision Guide (Paperback)

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Description


The Paramedic Revision Guide delivers a one-stop reference for paramedic students, paramedicine educators, and practicing paramedics. Designed to take the mystery out of paramedic education, the book provides a solid foundation of understanding in crucial areas of paramedic science and practice, including practical skills, research, anatomy and physiology, pharmacology, and medical emergencies.

This guide furthers readers' understanding and practice of emergency care, and includes:

  • A thorough introduction to paramedic anatomy and physiology, including anatomical and medical terms, cellular biology, and pediatrics
  • An exploration of practical skills for paramedics, including scene survey, airway practices, basic life support and defibrillation, burns, and head injuries
  • Practical discussions of medical emergencies, research and evidence-based practice, and the ethical and legal considerations for paramedics
  • An analysis of pre-hospital trauma treatment, including the physics and physiology of trauma

The Paramedic Revision Guide earns a place on the shelves of all paramedic students and educators who need a comprehensive handbook full of succinct and easily digestible information, ideal for exam preparation and quick reference.

About the Author


David W. Thom, Specialist Paramedic in Critical Care for the Dorset and Somerset Air Ambulance at the South Western Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust, UK
Product Details
ISBN: 9781119758068
ISBN-10: 1119758068
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: August 23rd, 2021
Pages: 288
Language: English