Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Emergency Medicine and Trauma

Edited by Ozgur Karcioglu

University of Health Sciences


Muge Eneyli

Ankara University School of Medicine

From prehospital evaluation to management in the emergency department,"Emergency Medicine and Trauma" provides easily accessible information on the evaluation, diagnosis, and management of trauma care. Recognition of the multidisciplinary nature and complexity of trauma care, especially the philosophy of a teamwork approach, must be an integral part of trauma management. To help make logical diagnoses and treatment plans , you will learn: The use of a structured and prioritized approach to critically ill and injured patients according to the clinical need and assessment of acuity level; How to establish resuscitation (management) priorities in a multiply injured patient; How to demonstrate the ability to adopt a holistic (multidisciplinary, biopsychosocial) approach to trauma patients. The role of the emergency department and its staff in major incidents, to understand planning and be prepared for major incidents. This book is designed not only for emergency medical providers but also for medical students.

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Emergency Medicine and TraumaEdited by Ozgur Karcioglu

Published: October 2nd 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.77738

ISBN: 978-1-78985-094-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-093-2

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-231-1

Copyright year: 2019

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3077 Total Chapter Downloads


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1. Pre-Hospital and Trauma Care to Road Traffic Accident Victims: Experiences of Residents Living along Accident-Prone Highways in Ghana

By Enoch F. Sam, David K. Blay, Samuel Antwi, Constance Anaafi and Juliet A. Adoma


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2. Triage

By Abdulnasir F.H. Aljazairi


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3. Prehospital Emergency Care in Acute Trauma Conditions

By Tudor Ovidiu Popa, Diana Carmen Cimpoesu and Paul Lucian Nedelea


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4. Treatment Toxicity: Radiation

By Thomas J. FitzGerald, Maryann Bishop-Jodoin, Fran Laurie, Matthew Iandoli, Ameer Elaimy, James Shen, Peter Lee, Alexander Lukez, Lakshmi Shanmugham, Beth Herrick, Jon Glanzman and David Goff


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5. Vascular Trauma

By Krzysztof Szaniewski, Tomasz Byrczek and Tomasz Sikora


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6. Nail Trauma

By Rebeca Astorga Veganzones


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