CART

(0) items

First Responder,9780136140597
This item qualifies for
FREE SHIPPING!

FREE SHIPPING OVER $59!

Your order must be $59 or more, you must select US Postal Service Shipping as your shipping preference, and the "Group my items into as few shipments as possible" option when you place your order.

Bulk sales, PO's, Marketplace Items, eBooks, Apparel, and DVDs not included.

First Responder

by ; ; ;
Edition:
8th
ISBN13:

9780136140597

ISBN10:
0136140599
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
6/2/2008
Publisher(s):
Prentice Hall
List Price: $112.00

Buy New Textbook

Currently Available, Usually Ships in 24-48 Hours
N9780136140597
$88.24

eTextbook


 
Duration
Price
$53.99

Rent Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

Used Textbook

We're Sorry
Sold Out

More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Starting at $43.00
See Prices

Questions About This Book?

What version or edition is this?
This is the 8th edition with a publication date of 6/2/2008.
What is included with this book?
  • The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.

Related Products


  • CourseCompass, Student Access Kit, First Responder
    CourseCompass, Student Access Kit, First Responder
  • Emergency Medical Responder First on Scene
    Emergency Medical Responder First on Scene
  • First Responder
    First Responder
  • First Responder
    First Responder
  • First Responder
    First Responder
  • Student CD for First Responder
    Student CD for First Responder
  • Student Workbook for First Responder
    Student Workbook for First Responder
  • WebCT, Student Access Kit, First Responder
    WebCT, Student Access Kit, First Responder




Summary

This classic book has successfully trained First Responder students for over 28 years. It is the ideal resource for fire service, law enforcement, military, civil, industrial, and emergency personnel seeking clear and easy-to-read First Responder-level training. The 8th edition provides solid and thorough coverage of the First Responder National Standard Curriculum and retains features that both students and instructors have relied upon for years, including flow-of-care diagrams and a clear, straightforward reading style.For fire service, law enforcement, military, civil, industrial, and emergency personnel.

Table of Contents

PREPATORY
Introduction to EMS Systems
Legal and Ethical Issues
Well-Being of the First Responder
The Human Body
Lifting, Moving and Positioning Patients
AIRWAY
Airway Management
PATIENT ASSESSMENT
Assessment of the Patient
CIRCULATION
Resuscitation and the use of the AED
ILLNESS AND INJURY
Caring for Medical Emergencies
Caring for Soft Tissue Injuries, Bleeding and Shock
Caring for Muscle and Bone Injuries
Caring for the Geriatric Patient
CHILDBIRTH AND CHILDREN
Pregnancy and Childbirth
Caring for Infants and Children
EMS OPERATIONS
EMS Operations
Multiple-Casualty Incidents, Triage, and the Incident Management System
APPENDICESEmergency Care Situations
Determining Your Patient's Blood Pressure
Breathing Aids and Oxygen Therapy
Pharmacology
Air Medical Transport Operations
Homeland Security and EMS Response to Terrorism and Weapons of Mass Destruction
Swimming and Diving Incidents
Student Learning Skill Sheets
Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.


Please wait while the item is added to your cart...