Category: Oxford Handbook Of Accident and Emergency Medicine

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Front of Book > Disclaimer Disclaimer Oxford University Press makes no representation, express or implied, that the drug dosages in this book are […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Front of Book > Editors Editors Jonathan P. Wyatt Consultant in Accident and Emergency Medicine Treliske Hospital, Truro, Cornwall, UK Robin N. Illingworth […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Back of Book > Abbreviations and symbols Abbreviations and symbols ≈ approximately +ve positive -ve negative ± plus or minus ↑ increased ↓ […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Front of Book > Acknowledgements Acknowledgements A number of people provided comments, help and moral support. Special thanks are due to Dr Paul […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Back of Book > Resources > Appendices Appendices Normal values Note that ‘normal’ values in adults may vary slightly between labs. Normal values […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 6 – Environmental emergencies Chapter 6 Environmental emergencies P.246 Near drowning and drowning Definitions Drowning is death by […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 7 – Analgesia and anaesthesia Chapter 7 Analgesia and anaesthesia P.264 Pain relief Many patients who come to […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 8 – Major trauma Chapter 8 Major trauma P.312 Major trauma—treatment principles Patients who present with serious (or […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 9 – Wounds, fractures, orthopaedics Chapter 9 Wounds, fractures, orthopaedics P.388 The approach to wounds Wounds often have […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 5 – Infectious diseases Chapter 5 Infectious diseases P.210 Incubation periods Incubation period usually <1wk Staphylococcal enteritis 1-6h […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 2 – Life-threatening emergencies Chapter 2 Life-threatening emergencies P.42 Anaphylaxis Management of anaphylaxis in children is covered on […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 3 – Medicine Chapter 3 Medicine P.62 Chest pain Chest pain rightly frightens patients. It may reflect life-threatening […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 4 – Poisoning Chapter 4 Poisoning P.174 Poisons: general principles Emergency treatment Clear and maintain the airway (p316). […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 12 – Ear, nose and throat Chapter 12 Ear, nose and throat P.524 ENT foreign bodies Ear FBs […]

Editors: Wyatt, Jonathan P.; Illingworth, Robin N.; Clancy, Michael J.; Munro, Philip T.; Robertson, Colin E. Title: Oxford Handbook of Accident and Emergency Medicine, 2nd Edition Copyright ©2005 Oxford University Press > Table of Contents > Chapter 13 – Obstetrics and gynaecology Chapter 13 Obstetrics and gynaecology P.538 Gynaecological problems Gynaecological history and examination in […]

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