Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Essentials of Accident and Emergency Medicine

Edited by Ahmad Subhy Alsheikhly

Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar, Qatar

As physicians, we have a constant passion for improving and maintaining patient's care and safety. The book is divided into three parts focusing on the essentials of general concepts, diagnosis, and management of accident and emergency medicine, as well as an academic approach to teaching in the emergency setting. The chapters selected for this book are written by an excellent group of recognized emergency surgeons and physicians from different countries and cultures facilitating a comprehensive and interesting approach to the problems of emergency treatment. We hope this book will be helpful and used worldwide by medical students, clinicians, and researchers enhancing their knowledge and advancing their objectives by a book that intends to become a reference text for research and practice within accident and emergency medicine.

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Essentials of Accident and Emergency MedicineEdited by Ahmad Subhy Alsheikhly

Published: January 10th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71634

ISBN: 978-1-78984-833-5

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-832-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-591-2

Copyright year: 2019

Books open for chapter submissions

10179 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

2 Dimensions Citations


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1. Essentials in Accident and Emergency Medicine Radiation Injury: Response and Treatment

By Thomas J. FitzGerald, Maryann Bishop-Jodoin, Killian Dickson, Yuan-Chyuan Lo, Carla Bradford, Linda Ding, Jessica Hiatt, Harry Bushe, Jonathan Saleeby, I-lin Kuo, Elizabeth Bannon, Kenneth Ulin, David DeSantis, Sherri L. Shul, Bashera Nochomowitz, Julie Trifone, Thomas Quinn, Catherine Whelan, Joshua Taylor, Maureen Britton, Shannon Higgins, Karen Morano, Jean Quigley and Kathleen Briggs


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2. Shock

By Rana Jaffer Hamed Hussein


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3. Approach to Fluid Therapy in the Acute Setting

By Nor’azim Mohd Yunos


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4. Resuscitation Procedures in Emergency Setting

By Aml Yousif Elemamali and Aftab Mohammad Azad


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5. Disasters and Disaster Medicine

By Abdulnasir F. Al-Jazairi


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6. Point-of-Care Ultrasound in the Emergency Department

By Irma Faruqi, Maryam Siddiqi and Rasha Buhumaid


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7. The Evolving Role of Ultrasound in Emergency Medicine

By Laura Ann Galdamez


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8. Musculoskeletal Injuries: Types and Management Protocols for Emergency Care

By Ahmad Subhy Alsheikhly and Mazin Subhy Alsheikhly


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9. Systematic Approach to Acute Cardiovascular Emergencies

By Shahzad Anjum


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10. Emergency Management of Acute Ischaemic Stroke

By Ekanem Philip-Ephraim


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11. Toxicology in Emergency Medicine

By Ehab Said Aki, Waleed Awad Salem and Jalal Alessai


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12. Problem of Burns in Children: Opportunities for Health Improvement

By Agata Maria Kawalec


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13. New Horizons in Emergency Medicine Teaching and Training

By Shahzad Anjum


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