Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

Derived from the popular National Medical Series ( NMS ) , the second edition of
NMS Emergency Medicine Clinical Manual is intended to present need - to -
know information in an easily retrievable format , with an emphasis on diagnosis
and ...

Author: Paul D. Biddinger

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 0781735513

Category: Emergency medicine

Page: 283

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Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

Each chapter is followed by USMLE-style study questions. A comprehensive Board simulation examination is offered online. This edition has been thoroughly updated and streamlined to focus on essential material.

Author: Scott H. Plantz

Publisher:

ISBN: 0781788846

Category: Medical

Page: 718

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NMS Emergency Medicine, Second Edition provides medical students, residents, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners with an introduction to the core content of emergency medicine. The book's concise narrative outline format helps readers quickly assimilate large amounts of material. Each chapter is followed by USMLE-style study questions. A comprehensive Board simulation examination is offered online. This edition has been thoroughly updated and streamlined to focus on essential material. Questions have been revised to better reflect the level of difficulty of shelf exams. The book has a new two-color design with more illustrations and wider margins for notes.
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Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

Risk factors associated with NMS • Male gender • Parenteral administration of
neuroleptics • Withdrawal of anti - parkinsonian medication • Prolonged use of
restraints • Dehydration • Agitation • Alcoholism • The symptoms of NMS typically
 ...

Author: Sean Henderson

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: UOM:39015064137444

Category: Medical

Page: 642

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This book contains core Emergency Medicine information in an abbreviated, succinct form, useful to house staff and medical students.
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Principles and Practice of Emergency Medicine

Principles and Practice of Emergency Medicine

CAPSULE Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS) is a serious complication of
dopamine blockade related to use of neuroleptic drugs or dopamine depletion
caused by antihypertensive agents. It can also occur in untreated Parkinson's ...

Author: George R. Schwartz

Publisher: Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: MINN:31951D00858294U

Category: Critical care

Page: 3379

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This resource sets out to consolidate the essential aspects of clinical medicine for virtually every disease condition encountered in the acute care environment. The techniques, treatments, drug dosages and clinical findings needed in emergency situations are all covered in these two volumes. Sections are included on resuscitation, trauma, non-traumatic organ system emergencies, obstetrics and gynaecology, geriatrics, paediatrics, environmental emergencies, psychiatric and behavioural emergencies, and toxicology.
Categories: Critical care

Rosen s Emergency Medicine

Rosen s Emergency Medicine

MANAGEMENT Acute Overdose Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome Treatment of
NMS revolves around supportive care and discontinuation of the offending
medication . Agitation , psychomotor hyperactivity , and muscular rigidity should
be ...

Author: Peter Rosen

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 0323028454

Category: Medical

Page: 3179

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This completely revised 6th edition continues to serve as the definitive EM resource. Now with a new full-color page layout, it encompasses all of today's scientific and clinical knowledge, with a focus on the diagnosis and management of the problems most frequently encountered in the Emergency Department. Comprehensive in scope user-friendly, it remains the reference for up-to-the-minute, quick-access information when time is of the essence.
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The Emergency Medicine Reports Textbook of Adult and Pediatric Emergency Medicine

The Emergency Medicine Reports Textbook of Adult and Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Moreover , patients with idiopathic parkinsonism who undergo either a rapid
reduction in or cessation of their dopaminergic therapy may develop NMS.1.5
With respect to risk factors , neither the dosage of neuroleptic medication used
nor the ...

Author: American Health Consultants

Publisher: Amer Health Consultant

ISBN: NWU:35557000186187

Category: Medical

Page: 1708

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Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

A Comprehensive Study Guide Judith E. Tintinalli, Ronald L. Krome, Ernest Ruiz,
American College of Emergency ... ( NMS ) is a dramatic , life - threatening
reaction to neuroleptic medication which may occur at any time during therapy .

Author: Judith E. Tintinalli

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies

ISBN: UOM:39015022008653

Category: Emergencies

Page: 1196

View: 634

The leading textbook in Emergency Medicine now has expanded coverage with 308 chapters, new contributors and new editors. As an American College of Emergency Physicians/Mcgraw-Hill publication, the Study Guide is the defining source for clinical EM management and for those preparing for board or recertification exams. New 2-color figures have been added along with additional tables and algorithms. A new compact at last delivers stunning EM pictures in full color. Many sections have been completely revised including Toxicology (Herbals and Vitamins) and Pediatrics (Respiratory Distress) as well as brand new sections such as Nontraumatic Musculo-skeletal Disorders and Special Patients. Emergency Medicine is changing, but "Tintinalli" remains the authoritative diagnosis and management tool for all emergency conditions.
Categories: Emergencies

Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

RISPERDAL ( risperidone ) is not approved for the treatment of dementia -
related psychosis ( see Boxed Warning ) . Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome (
NMS ) A potentially fatal symptom complex sometimes referred to as Neuroleptic
 ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCLA:L0090608035

Category: Emergency medicine

Page:

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Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

17 Rapid drug Piperazines loading predisposes patients to the development of
NMS.47 Fluphenazine Other risk factors include dehydration , a recent increase
in Perphenazine drug dosage , previous episodes of NMS , and a daily drug ...

Author: Peter Rosen

Publisher:

ISBN: CHI:48051947

Category: Emergencies

Page: 3024

View: 487

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Emergency Medicine Written Board Review Pearls of Wisdom Sixth Edition

Emergency Medicine Written Board Review  Pearls of Wisdom  Sixth Edition

Oral anticholinergic maintenance is often necessary . o When monitoring blood
counts during treatment with clozapine ... the ANC is < 1500 , clozapine should
be discontinued immediately . o What is neuroleptic malignant syndrome ( NMS )
?

Author: Scott H. Plantz

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education / Medical

ISBN: UCSD:31822029584695

Category: Medical

Page: 459

View: 819

Question and single-answer format eliminates the guesswork associated with traditional multiple-choice Q A reviews and reinforces only the correct answers needed on exam day. Emphasis is placed on distilling key facts and clinical pearls essential for exam success. This high-yield review for the emergency medicine written board review is designed to compliment larger texts for intense, streamlined review in the days and weeks before the exam.
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Clinics in Emergency Medicine

Clinics in Emergency Medicine

Neuroleptic malignant syndrome ( NMS ) is a relatively recent entry in the
medical field . 19 It is felt to be linked to neuroleptic drug treatment and is
evidenced by hyperthermia , cogwheel rigidity , pallor , diaphoresis , tachycardia ,
tachypnea ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015007129953

Category: Clinics

Page:

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Drug Therapy in Emergency Medicine

Drug Therapy in Emergency Medicine

19 , 66 Low - potency agents may and who are receiving antipsychotic drugs
should be also be used for patients known to be highly sensitive carefully
monitored for NMS . to EPS . Acute dystonia typically occurs within 12 to
Management ...

Author: Joseph P. Ornato

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015017928956

Category: Medical

Page: 607

View: 710

This is a practical reference book covering the process of drug selection for conditions presented in the emergency department.
Categories: Medical

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Just the Facts

Pediatric Emergency Medicine  Just the Facts

C . NMS is characterized by skeletal muscle rigidity , coma , and severe
hyperthermia . It is unrelated to ambient temperature . Dysarthria is characteristic
of an acute dystonic reaction that may develop in response to use of a
neuroleptic but is ...

Author: Gary Strange

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional

ISBN: UCSD:31822031188907

Category: Medical

Page: 512

View: 411

An outstanding exam review tool for board and recertification exams. This all-in-one resource features high-yield “must-know” facts in a bulleted, outline format. Includes coverage of epidemiology, clinical presentation, differential diagnosis, and treatment as well as self-assessment study questions and answers. Referenced to related chapters in Pediatric Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 2/e.
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Emergency Medicine

Emergency Medicine

Author: Jonathan Adler

Publisher: Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 068330349X

Category: Emergency medicine

Page: 293

View: 874

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Emergency Medicine Secrets

Emergency Medicine Secrets

In Marx ( ed ) : Rosen's Emergency Medicine : Concepts and Clinical Practice ,
5th ed . ... Neuroleptic malignant syndrome ( NMS ) is characterized by rigidity ,
hypertension , hyperthermia , and altered mental status and can been seen after
 ...

Author: Vincent J. Markovchick

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: UCSD:31822035428663

Category: Medical

Page: 748

View: 490

The Secrets Series® is breaking new ground again. This updated and expanded edition will cover all aspects of emergency medicine. Sections include decision making in emergency medicine, primary complaints, nontraumatic illness, central nervous system, respiratory system, cardiovascular system, gastrointestinal tract, genitourinary tract, hematology/oncology, metabolism and endocrinology, infectious disease, environmental emergencies, neonatal and childhood disorders, toxicologic emergencies, gynecology and obstetrics, trauma, behavioral emergencies, emergency medicine administration and risk management, and medical oversight and disaster management. A new, two-color page layout, a more portable size, and a list of the "Top 100 Secrets" in emergency medicine help readers to better meet the challenges they face today. And, at no extra charge, purchasers also receive online access to the complete contents of the text via Elsevier's innovative STUDENTConsult.com website. Readers will still find all of the features they rely on the Secret Series® for-a question- and -answer format, lists, mnemonics, and tables and an informal tone that make reference fast and easy. No matter what questions arise this updated 4th edition has the answers-in print and online. Uses bulleted lists, tables, short answers, and a highly detailed index to expedite reference. Your purchase of this book entitles you to access www.studentconsult.com at no extra charge. This innovative web site offers you... Access to the complete text and illustrations of this book. Content clipping for your handheld. An interactive community center with a wealth of additional resources. The more STUDENT CONSULT titles you buy, the more resources you can access online! Look for the STUDENT CONSULT logo on your favorite Elsevier textbooks!
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Emergency Medicine Therapeutics

Emergency Medicine Therapeutics

The study indicates that amitriptyline and desipramine are equally effective for
treatment of pain caused by diabetic ... A major adverse reaction to neuroleptics
is neuroleptic malignant syndrome (NMS), which is frequently unrecognized in
the ...

Author: Gideon Bosker

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 081510992X

Category: Medical

Page: 742

View: 660

A precise guide to emergency room drug therapy, this book features tables, charts, and algorithms which allow rapid access. Antimicrobial agents and infectious diseases are emphasized. Arranged by organ system and emergency situation, the primary focus of the book is on adult therapy. However, special chapters on pediatric and geriatric antimicrobial therapy broaden the scope.
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Emergency Medicine Just the Facts Second Edition

Emergency Medicine  Just the Facts  Second Edition

Neurally - mediated syncope ( NMS ) or reflex syncope occurs when receptors in
the atria , ventricles , and pulmonary arteries sense a decrease in venous return ,
and an efferent brainstem response via the vagal nerve causes bradycardia ...

Author: O. John Ma

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: UOM:39015059104516

Category: Medical

Page: 671

View: 574

The best study guide for emergency medicine board exams! This rapid, comprehensive review of emergency medicine succinctly covers all the information needed for emergency medicine board exam success or as a clinical refresher. Featuring a bulleted format, this valuable guide includes only the most important facts as well as test-taking tips and strategies. Referenced to the new edition Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, 6/e. ENDORSED BY THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF EMERGENCY PHYSICIANS
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Geriatric Emergency Medicine

Geriatric Emergency Medicine

NMS consists of fever , cyclic antidepressants . The Boston Collaborative Drug
rigidity , autonomic instability , and mental status Surveillance Program , however
, has demonstrated that changes . neither occurs , even in the presence of ...

Author: Gideon Bosker

Publisher: Mosby Incorporated

ISBN: UOM:39015018482623

Category: Medical

Page: 626

View: 286

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Topics in Emergency Medicine

Topics in Emergency Medicine

Serotonin syndrome T0517 TOPICS IN EMERGENCY MEDICINE Volume 16 /
Number 1. can be produced by ... The greatest confusion is apt to arise when
attempting to differentiate severe serotonin syndrome from NMS . 81,82 A
comparison ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCLA:L0072327125

Category: Emergency medicine

Page:

View: 935

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Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics

Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics

... 208t test in, 216–223 triage, 211–212, 211b alternative care facilities, 215
casualty mix of, 215 emergency department, ... 1036t Munchausen's syndrome,
1044 NMS, 1044, 1044b out-of-hospital assessment and management in, 1035–
1036 ...

Author: Kate Curtis (Trauma clinical nurse consultant)

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 9780729587204

Category:

Page: 1500

View: 642

Endorsed by the College of Emergency Nursing Australasia CENA is the peak professional association representing emergency nurses and has endorsed this text in recognition of the relevance it has to emergency nursing across Australasia. Led by an expanded editorial team of internationally recognised clinicians, researchers and leaders in emergency care, the 3rd edition of Emergency and Trauma Care for Nurses and Paramedics continues to be the foremost resource for students preparing to enter the emergency environment and for clinicians seeking a greater understanding of multidisciplinary emergency care. The text provides nursing and paramedicine students and clinicians with the opportunity to understand the best available evidence behind the treatment that is provided throughout the emergency care trajectory. This unique approach ultimately seeks to strengthen multidisciplinary care and equip readers with the knowledge and skills to provide safe, quality, emergency care. The 3rd edition builds on the strengths of previous editions and follows a patient journey and body systems approach, spanning the pre-hospital and hospital environments. Expanded editorial team, all internationally recognised researchers and leaders in Emergency Care Chapter 6 Patient safety and quality care in emergency All chapters revised to reflect the most up-to-date evidence-based research and practice Case studies and practice tips highlight cultural considerations and communication issues Aligns to NSQHSS 2e, NMBA and PBA Standards An eBook included in all print purchases
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