Books tagged: emergency medical services

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Surviving the Emergency Room: Expecting the Unexpected
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
An insider's view of the emergency medical system, a valuable resource for patients and families, and a thorough guide preparing readers for the labyrinth of functions, personnel, and treatments in the Emergency Room.
Ayudenos
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
30 minutes sooner or 30 minutes later and Don and Scott at the Emergency Call Center could have done more. But one unfortunate family make a life saving plea at the wrong time, in the wrong language.
The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales From the Emergency Room
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Life as an emergency doctor. That teenager puking up two liters of vodka and his stomach lining at triage? Yup. Blood pouring out of a terrified pregnant woman? Call me. Plus the patient who no longer has a nosebleed screaming at me across the department, "You. Are. The Most. Unfeeling doctor. I have ever met!" Come on in. Nominated for the Top 50 Must-Read Books for Nurses in 2012.
No Air
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Price: Free! Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Dr. Valerie Chia strides into St. Joseph's emergency room expecting the usual Montreal Monday morning chaos. But when the other day doctor goes AWOL and a patients crashes, Val's up the creek, in a handbasket, even before she lets resident Dr. Hope Sze try the emergency airway... Debut episode (half-hour pilot script) of a medical radio drama featuring Dr. Hope Sze.
Knitting With Hospital Gloves, The How-To Guide for Becoming Instant Caregivers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
"It’s not a matter of IF we'll get the call that our parents need our help, it’s just a matter of WHEN. Having these tools ahead of time is so crucial. Karen’s sense of humor, mingled with her personal experience, provides an empathetic reality to what we'll all eventually go through. "Susan Avello, Vice President/Partner – Aging Info USA
Notorious D.O.C.
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,090. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Eight years ago, someone ran over a young doctor who asked too many questions. Today, at the mother's request, Dr. Hope Sze untangles the cold case before the killer silences Hope, too. This time, the sociopath won't back down. Neither will Hope--or the two men vying for her attention. The second Hope Sze mystery. Written by a Montreal ER doctor. "Hope Sze is...utterly likeable."--EQMM
Tales from my Stethoscope
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 46,900. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by Quickfox Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Entertaining. Touching. Shocking. A paramedic takes you behind the scenes of accidents, sudden illness, shootings and human revelry­ gone wrong in the busy streets and hospitals of South Africa. Infused with a dash of humour, you'll gain a deeper understanding of the human condition and renewed admiration and gratitude for those who listen and act when we call out in distress.
Grave Words: Notifying Survivors about Sudden, Unexpected Deaths
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Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 116,840. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Everyone dreads notifying survivors about sudden deaths. Healthcare, law enforcement, fire service, religious & military personnel often take on that task with little formal training. Grave Words helps lessen notifiers’ stress, provides detailed protocols for nearly every death-notification situation, explains how to use the protocols, provides a context for when and why they should be used.
Internal Security
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,120. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What is the story of a lifetime worth to a reporter if it costs him his life?
National Emergency Medical Services Education Standards Emergency Medical Responder Instructional Guidelines - Airway Management, Shock and Resuscitation, Trauma, EMS Operations
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Standards define the minimal entry-level educational competencies for each level of EMS personnel as identified in the National EMS Scope of Practice Model.