The Resource Evidence-based emergency care : diagnostic testing and clinical decision rules, Jesse M. Pines ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

Evidence-based emergency care : diagnostic testing and clinical decision rules, Jesse M. Pines ... [et al.], (electronic resource)

Label
Evidence-based emergency care : diagnostic testing and clinical decision rules
Title
Evidence-based emergency care
Title remainder
diagnostic testing and clinical decision rules
Statement of responsibility
Jesse M. Pines ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The purpose of this book is to present relevant questions on diagnostic testing that arise in everyday emergency medicine practice and to comment on the best available evidence"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.02/5
Index
index present
LC call number
RC86.7
LC item number
.P56 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Evidence-based medicine series
Label
Evidence-based emergency care : diagnostic testing and clinical decision rules, Jesse M. Pines ... [et al.], (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part 1: The science of diagnostic testing and clinical decision rules. Diagnostic testing in emergency care -- Evidence-based medicine: the process -- The epidemiology and statistics of diagnostic testing -- Clinical decision rules -- Appropriate testing in an era of limited resources: practice and policy considerations -- Understanding bias in diagnostic research -- Part 2: Trauma. Cervical spine fractures -- Cervical spine fractures in children -- Cervical spine fractures in older adults -- Blunt abdominal trauma -- Acute knee injuries -- Acute ankle and foot injuries -- Blunt head injury in children -- Blunt head injury -- Blunt chest trauma -- Occult hip fracture -- Blunt soft tissue neck trauma -- Occult scaphoid fractures -- Penetrating abdominal trauma -- Penetrating trauma to the extremities and vascular injuries -- Part 3: Cardiology. Heart failure -- Syncope -- Acute coronary syndrome -- Palpitations -- Part 4: Infectious disease. Bacterial meningitis in children -- Serious bacterial infections in children aged 1-3 months -- Necrotizing fasciitis -- Infective endocarditis -- Pharyngitis -- Rhinosinusitis -- Pneumonia -- Urinary tract infection -- Sepsis -- Septic arthritis -- Osteomyelitis -- Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) -- Influenza -- Pediatric fever in children aged 3-36 months -- Part 5: Surgical and abdominal complaints. Acute, nonspecific, nontraumatic abdominal pain -- Small bowel obstruction -- Acute pancreatitis -- Acute appendicitis -- Acute cholecystitis -- Aortic emergencies -- Ovarian torsion -- Part 6: Urology. Nephrolithiasis -- Testicular torsion -- Part 7: Neurology. Nontraumatic subarachnoid hemorrhage -- Acute stroke -- Transient ischemic attack -- Seizure -- Part 8: Miscellaneous: hematology, ophthalmology, pulmonology, rheumatology, and geriatrics. Venous thromboembolism -- Temporal arteritis -- Intraocular pressure -- Asthma -- Nontraumatic back pain -- Intravascular volume status -- Geriatric syndromes
Control code
ocn797970069
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Isbn
9781118482148
Lccn
2012026183
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b28150223
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)797970069
  • pebcs0470657839

Library Locations

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