Emergency Medicine: A Focused Review of the Core Curriculum [1st ed.] 1938827066, 9781938827068

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Emergency Medicine: A Focused Review of the Core Curriculum [1st ed.]
 1938827066, 9781938827068

Table of contents :
Cover......Page 1
Title......Page 4
Acknowledgments......Page 6
Copyright......Page 8
Preface......Page 9
Foreword......Page 11
Contributors......Page 12
Introduction: Emergency Medicine Examinations......Page 18
Contents......Page 22
CHAPTER 1 Traumatic Disorders......Page 24
CHAPTER 2 Cardiovascular Disorders......Page 48
CHAPTER 3 Abdominal and Gastrointestinal Disorders......Page 92
CHAPTER 4 Thoracic and Respiratory Disorders......Page 114
CHAPTER 5 Pediatrics......Page 152
CHAPTER 6 Procedures and Skills......Page 188
CHAPTER 7 Head, Ear, Eye, Nose, and Throat Disorders......Page 204
CHAPTER 8 Systemic Infectious Disorders......Page 232
CHAPTER 9 Neurologic Disorders......Page 270
CHAPTER 10 Obstetric and Gynecologic Disorders......Page 296
CHAPTER 11 Hematologic/Oncologic and Immune System Disorders......Page 324
CHAPTER 12 Toxicologic Disorders......Page 360
CHAPTER 13 Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders......Page 376
CHAPTER 14 Environmental Disorders......Page 392
CHAPTER 15 Musculoskeletal Disorders......Page 404
CHAPTER 16 Psychobehavioral Disorders......Page 450
CHAPTER 17 Renal and Urogenital Disorders......Page 466
CHAPTER 18 Cutaneous Disorders......Page 490
CHAPTER 19 Prehospital and Emergency Medical Services......Page 500
CHAPTER 20 Rapid Board Review......Page 510
CHAPTER 21 Practice Test......Page 526
CHAPTER 22 Visual Images......Page 608
Index......Page 668

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