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
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
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.
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
This book contains core Emergency Medicine information in an abbreviated, succinct form, useful to house staff and medical students.
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
Category: Critical care
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.
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
Author: Peter Rosen
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.
Author: American Health ConsultantsPublish On: 2002
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 ...
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
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.
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
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 ...
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
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.
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 ,
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
Author: Joseph P. Ornato
This is a practical reference book covering the process of drug selection for conditions presented in the emergency department.
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
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.
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
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!
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
Author: Gideon Bosker
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.
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
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
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 ...
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
Author: Kate Curtis (Trauma clinical nurse consultant)Publish On: 2019-08-07
... 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–
Author: Kate Curtis (Trauma clinical nurse consultant)
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