Quick Hits in Emergency Medicine

Authors: Allen, Brandon R., Ganti, Latha, Desai, Bobby

  • Essential but hard to remember information  
  • Evidence-based help for clinical decision-making  
  • Designed for quick-look-up  
  • Supports patient safety and improved quality of care​
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About this book

For important information you need to know, but can’t remember, turn to QUICK HITS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE.  This practical, short compendium contains the key decision-rules, clinical values, mnemonics, and dosages that you need at your finger tips in the ED.   It covers everything from acute coronary syndrome and ACLS, to electrolyte equations and hyperkalemia, to ventilator settings by disease to Wellen's syndrome.  Information on each topic is limited to a single page and presented in easily digested formats such as tables, algorithms, bulleted lists, and clinical illustrations.

About the authors

Brandon Allen, MD
Assistant Professor and Assistant Medical Director
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Florida College of Medicine
Gainesville, Florida
USA

Latha Ganti, MD, MS, MBA, FACEP
Chief, Division of Clinical Research
Professor of Emergency Medicine & Neurological Surgery
Toral Family Foundation Endowed Professor of Traumatic Brain Injury
Director, Center for Brain Injury Research and Education
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Florida College of Medicine
Gainesville, Florida
USA

Bobby Desai, MD, FACEP
Assistant Professor
Residency Program Director
Co-Director of Simulation Training
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Florida College of Medicine,
Gainesville, Florida,
USA

Reviews

From the reviews:

“This is a collection of high-yield information in emergency medicine. The purpose is to serve as a quick reference for the care of patients in the emergency department. The audience includes all providers and trainees in the emergency department.” (Michael D. Zwank, Doody’s Book Reviews, October, 2013)

Table of contents (22 chapters)

Buy this book

eBook $19.99
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-7037-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover $24.99
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-7036-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Rent the ebook  
  • Rental duration: 1 or 6 month
  • low-cost access
  • online reader with highlighting and note-making option
  • can be used across all devices
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Quick Hits in Emergency Medicine
Authors
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media New York
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-7037-3
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-7037-3
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4614-7036-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 133
Number of Illustrations and Tables
11 b/w illustrations, 26 illustrations in colour
Topics