Intravenous Therapy for Prehospital Providers is the only textbook written specifically to teach prehospital personnel about the complex subject of IV therapy. Proficiency in IV therapy technique is important for most procedures required in advanced life support. Fully revised and updated, the Second Edition includes new content and features. Second Edition content includes:Revised section on legal issues, including explanations of both criminal and civil lawNew section on scope of practiceNew section on disease processesEnhanced information regarding protection from communicable diseaseAdditional information on acid-base balance, IV drip rates, and drug calculationsPractical tips for starting pediatric IVsKey features:Learning Objectives outline the goals for each chapter.Key terms are bolded and defined within the text.Multiple-choice Test Your Knowledge questions are included in each chapter. These questions relate to the learning objectives and answers are provided.Exceeds intravenous therapy requirements set fourth in the National EMS Education Standards Scope of Practice document.Suitable for primary EMS education, EMS continuing education, and individual professional development.Intravenous Therapy for Prehospital Providers can be used in a stand-alone IV therapy training course, or as a supplement in a core training program to provide additional coverage on IV therapy.tic-tac-toe method, 42 tissue extravasation, 118 to keep open (TKO), 95 toddlers, 108, 109f tonic-clonic seizure, 70 tonicity, 27, 27f ... traction, manual, 90 tranquilizers, 75 transfusion reactions, 49 transmission, 12 Tranxene, 69 trauma, 77 assessment geriatric patients, ... shock, 63 tricyclic overdoses, 76, 76f troubleshooting, 99a100 tube tops, 94a95 tuberculosis (TB), 13 tubules, 26 Tylenol, 76, 114, 115anbsp;...
|Title||:||Intravenous Therapy for Prehospital Providers|
|Author||:||American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS),, Mike Kennamer|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2013-09-30|