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eText: 
ISBN-10 0071702709ISBN-13 9780071702706
Print: 
ISBN-10 0071664076ISBN-13 9780071664073
Author(s): Gomella, Patrick
Publisher: McGraw-Hill
Copyright year: © 2010 Pages: 432
Description

The drug guide that belongs in the pocket of every front-line EMS provider

This is the first EMS pocket drug guide that contains the detailed information typically found only in much larger reference books. EMS Pocket Drug Guide is a true must-have for any level EMS provider from basic to advanced. Small enough to fit in a shirt pocket, it should always be with you for quick, reliable reference in the field.

  • The detail you need without sacrificing ease of use
  • Essential information on 1000 of the most commonly prescribed medications and more than 70 drugs most often used in the pre-hospital setting
  • Drug-specific EMS pearls, including signs and symptoms of overdose and specific overdose management
  • Sections on street drugs and medicinal herbs
  • Quick field reference tables, including cardiac algorithms, weight conversion, and injury severity scores

An amazing amount of content packed into a pocket-sized reference:
EMS Field Medications, Commonly Prescribed Medications: Classificaton, Commonly Prescribed Medications: Generic and Selected Brand Data, Commonly Used Medicinal Herbs, Common Street Drugs, Reference Tables, Adult Emergency Cardiac Care Medications

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