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Tarascon Adult Emergency Pocketbook, Fifth Edition
  • Details:

  • ISBN-13: 9781449665784

    Paperback   234 pages   © 2017

  • Price:

  • $19.95


The ultimate portable reference for the busy emergency physician or internist!

The newly updated Tarascon Adult Emergency Pocketbook, Fifth Edition is designed as the ultimate portable reference for the busy emergency physician or internist. This concise, organized pocket guide is packed with essential lists, figures, & tables providing instant reminders of hard-to-remember yet vitally important clinical information. The Tarascon Adult Emergency Pocketbook, Fifth Edition is meticulously referenced and provides expert commentary on current academic controversies within the field. Convenient reference sections include dysrhythmia protocols, emergency drug infusions, antibiotic therapy, rapid-sequence intubation, toxicology, trauma care, burn care, and much more.

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Table of ContentsShow

Section  1  Advanced Cardiac Care
Section  2  Acid Base
Section  3  Anaphylaxis
Section  4  Anesthesia & Airway
Section  5  Biologic, Chemical, Radiation Exposures
Section  6  Burns
Section  7  Cardiovascular Disorders
Section  8  Electrolytes
Section  9  Endocrinology
Section  10  Environmental Disorders
Section  11  Gastroenterology
Section  12  Hematology & Oncology
Section  13  Hypertension
Section  14  Immunization & Exposures
Section  15  Infectious Diseases
Section  16  Neurology
Section  17  OB/Gyn
Section  18  Opthalmology
Section  19  Orthopedics
Section  20  Psychiatry
Section  21  Radiology
Section  22  Respiratory
Section  23  Seizures
Section  24  Surgery
Section  25  Toxicology
Section  26  Trauma
Section  27  Urology
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About the Author(s)Show

Editor in Chief, Richard J. Hamilton, MD, FAAEM, FACMT, FACEP-Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Dr. Richard Hamilton is chairman of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine. Dr. Hamilton has been a faculty member at the College since 1997.


A Philadelphia native, Dr. Hamilton received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his medical degree from Hahnemann University. After medical school, he was on active duty as a U.S. Navy flight surgeon, performing research in aerospace medicine. He completed his emergency medicine residency at Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York. He subsequently completed a fellowship in medical toxicology at New York University, where he was also a faculty member working in the Emergency Department of New York City`s Bellevue Hospital.


Dr. Hamilton is board certified in emergency medicine and medical toxicology and is a captain in the US Naval Reserves. In 2003, he spent two weeks in Ghana, where he participated in the Navy`s West African Training Cruise Medical Outreach Program. He was mobilized to active duty for one year in 2004 under Operation Enduring Freedom.

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