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Included also is how to remove the patient from the backboard once placed on a transport stretcher. The standing backboard procedure has been eliminated. In Chapter 13, the use of finger-stick serum lactate levels and the use of prehospital abdominal ultrasound exams are mentioned. In Chapter 14, the discussion of management of bleeding from extremity injuries has been expanded, including discussion of hemostatic agents.
In Chapter 15, procedures for use of a tourniquet and use of hemostatic agents have been expanded as well as discussion of pelvic binders for pelvic fractures. Chapter 21 discusses the indications for termination of resuscitation for the trauma patient in the prehospital setting.
Chapter 22 includes the latest recommendations for postexposure prophylaxis and an expanded section on emerging infections that pose challenges to emergency care providers. New to This Edition. BRADY provides book-specific online resources for both learners and instructors including review questions, games, animations, case studies, additional trauma photos and much more! Coverage of the latest and most effective approaches to the care of the trauma patient prepares readers to become effective emergency care providers.
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