Challenging and Emerging Conditions in Emergency Medicine

Challenging and Emerging Conditions in Emergency Medicine

eBook - 2011
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With growing numbers of chronically ill patients surviving longerand receiving novel medical and surgical treatments, emergencydepartments are increasingly the venue for associated acutepresentations. How can emergency physicians respond to thesechallenging and emerging conditions?

This book focuses on the unusual and complex diseasepresentations not covered in detail in the standard textbooks,helping you manage patients with conditions such as congenitalheart disease, cystic fibrosis, morbid obesity, intellectualdisability and intestinal failure.

Not only does this book provide guidance on evaluation anddiagnosis, but it also addresses the practical issues of acutemanagement and continuing referral. The individual chapters arewritten by high profile emergency physicians, in conjunction withappropriate specialists, and include authoritative evidence to backup the clinical information.

Publisher: Chichester, West Sussex ; Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, 2011.
ISBN: 0470655003
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Branch Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xiv, 359 p.) : ill.
Additional Contributors: Venkat, Arvind
ebrary, Inc
Call Number: ELECTRONIC BOOK

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