A major postgraduate textbook in emergency medicine, covering all the major topics that present to the trainee doctor in the emergency department.
New to This Edition
Major changes to resuscitation guidelines.
Complete rewriting of ENT section.
Significant updating of following topics - acute coronary syndrome management, trauma, sepsis management, imaging, arrhythmias.
Expansion of administration section - especially patient safety.
Changes to drug overdose sections in toxicology section.
A comprehensive textbook of adult emergency medicine for trainee doctors - covers all the problems likely to present to a trainee in the emergency department.
Chapters are short and concise, with key point boxes (called "Essentials") at the beginning.
Also has boxes featuring controversial areas of treatment.
Practical and clinically orientated.
By Peter Cameron, MBBS, MD, FACEM, Professor of Emergency Medicine, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine. Monash University, The Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Australia; George Jelinek, MBBS, MD, DipDHM, FACEM, UWA Departemnt of Emergency Medicine, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Nedlands, Western Australia; Anne-Maree Kelly, MD, MClinED, FACEM, Academic Head of Emergency Medicine
Joseph Epstein Centre for Emergency Medicine Research, Western Health, St Albans, Australia;
Professorial Fellow, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
; Lindsay Murray, MB, BS, FACEM, Consultant Emergency Physician and Clinical Toxicologist, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, WA; Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Western Australia and Anthony F. T. Brown, MBChB, FRCP, FRCS, FACEM, FFAEM, Professor of Emergency Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia;
Senior Staff Specialist, Department of Emergency Medicine, Royal Brisbane and Women's Hospital, Brisbane, Australia;
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