The Aeromedical Certification Examinations Self Assessment Test

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ISBN: 061519124X
Release Date: 2008-03-01
Number of pages: 293
Author: William Wingfield
Publisher: Reso Shop

Download and read online The Aeromedical Certification Examinations Self Assessment Test in PDF and EPUB The ACE SAT will assist the critical care transport provider with preparing to challenge the Certified Flight Paramedic (FP-C), Certified Flight Nurse (CFRN) or Certification for Emergency Nurses (CEN) exam(s). Written by Will Wingfield, a Flight Paramedic/RN with over 15 years experience in the fields of pre-hospital/transport medicine, SAR, TEMS and critical care nursing. Will is currently completing his residency in Nurse Anesthesia, enabling him to discuss the most advanced physiologic principles with specific focus & application to the critical care transport medicine field. Will has trained hundreds of successful FP-C, CFRN and CEN candidates.


Back To Basics

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ISBN: 9781456862749
Release Date: 2011-02-15
Number of pages: 501
Author: Orchid Lee Lopez
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

Download and read online Back To Basics in PDF and EPUB As a registered nurse for the last 28 years, my primary clinical expertise has been working in the pre-hospital environment as a flight nurse and a paramedic, as well as continuing to work in a variety of clinical areas which include the emergency department, pediatrics and endoscopy. My extensive clinical background has also given me the opportunity to work as a legal nurse consultant with one of the largest law firms in Arizona. As an EMS educator and program director of paramedic training programs for the last 20 years and most recently as the National Clinical Educator for one of the largest air medical transport companies, I truly enjoy teaching in a simple manner as to assure that students do have a strong basic understanding in making critical care decisions and that they will be providing the highest quality of patient care beginning from the least to the most invasive management of care for the patients they are transporting. My goal as a professional and as an EMS educator has always been and will continue to encourage students to have the desire to learn and grow in their profession, as well as contribute to EMS in a way that inspires positive change. "Tell me and I ́ll forget; Show me and I may remember; Involve me and I ́ll understand” www.backtobasicscourse.com


ASTNA Patient Transport

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ISBN: 9780323066136
Release Date: 2009-09-10
Number of pages: 848
Author: ASTNA
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online ASTNA Patient Transport in PDF and EPUB Whether you’re caring for patients on the ground or in the air, this trusted, one-of-a-kind resource is an essential tool for your success in transport nursing. The 4th edition has been extensively revised to keep you up to date with the latest technological advances and help you meet the ever-changing needs of this critical nursing field. Comprehensive overviews familiarize you with the most common diseases and injuries encountered in practice, accompanied by important management considerations to help you ensure the most effective communication and the safest patient care in all transport settings. Case studies presented at the end of each clinical chapter demonstrate how to apply concepts to scenarios similar to those you’ll encounter in practice. Special Populations Unit helps you meet the unique care needs of pregnant, neonatal, pediatric, and military patients. Competencies listed at the beginning of each chapter help you identify key components of effective patient care. Collaborative, multidisciplinary focus meets the educational and reference needs of all transport health care providers and emphasizes the importance of teamwork in ensuring successful patient outcomes. 3 new chapters highlight emerging trends in transport care: The Use of Technology During Transport, including ventricular assist devices, a chapter devoted to Mechanical Ventilation, and Military Transport with EnRoute care. Updated content throughout provides a balance of ground and air coverage and reflects the recently published Flight and Ground Transport Nursing Core Curriculum to help you prepare for the CTRN or CFRN examination. Expanded disaster management coverage addresses front-line response to major disasters. Expanded disaster management coverage addresses important concerns for improving front-line response to major disasters. Additional pathophysiology content helps you better understand the effects of diseases and injuries on the body’s normal physiologic processes. Clear instructions for reading radiographs and CT scans simplify the use of these diagnostic tools and help you improve related outcomes. Information based on the latest updates from the Federal Aviation Association and the National Transportation Safety Board alerts you to important safety regulations. Obesity considerations included in the Patient Assessment and Preparation for Transport chapter outline special challenges and possible solutions for the care of obese patients.


Critical Care Transport Field Guide

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ISBN: 0763715808
Release Date: 2001
Number of pages: 121
Author: Michael Czarnecki
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

Download and read online Critical Care Transport Field Guide in PDF and EPUB This guide is designed with the special needs of field practitioners in mind. This useful, quick reference guide helps speed recognition of lab values, 12 lead ECG interpretation, fibrinolytics agents, hemodynamic monmitoring, IABP's, rapid sequence intubation, chest tubes, and therapeutic medications and toxology for the critial care transport provider.


Flight Paramedic Certification

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ISBN: 0615563139
Release Date: 2011
Number of pages: 153
Author: Kyle Faudree
Publisher:

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Life Inside the Dead Man s Curve

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ISBN: 9781457544934
Release Date: 2016-01-29
Number of pages: 380
Author: Kevin McDonald
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing

Download and read online Life Inside the Dead Man s Curve in PDF and EPUB This project was unbelievably good! It was suspenseful, supremely well written, kept me turning the pages till the very end. I can’t say enough good things about it!!!” Christy Phillippe Dog Ear Publishing Editor “Kevin’s work is a warm compassionate story of helicopters in rescue missions. I only wish my father could have read it, as it brought father’s passion for the helicopter as an instrument for saving lives into reality. The author spent 35 years and logged more than 11,000 hours of flight time as a naval aviator and public-safety helicopter pilot. Kevin’s is an admirable story of a life well lived.” Igor Sikorsky, Jr. aviation historian and son of the man who invented the modern helicopter


Mosby s Emergency and Flight Nursing Review

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ISBN: 0815142269
Release Date: 1996
Number of pages: 520
Author:
Publisher:

Download and read online Mosby s Emergency and Flight Nursing Review in PDF and EPUB The newest edition of this popular review has been expanded to include both emergency and flight nursing. It is designed to help nurses prepare for a certification examination as well as provide current information on emergency nursing topics. The book's 750 questions cover assessment, nursing diagnosis and intervention, evaluation, and professional issues.


Critical Care Paramedic

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ISBN: UCLA:L0089626725
Release Date: 2006
Number of pages: 1151
Author: Bryan E. Bledsoe
Publisher: Prentice Hall

Download and read online Critical Care Paramedic in PDF and EPUB Critical Care Paramedic is the first and only book written for the expanding field of critical care transport. Utilizing the successful format of Brady's best-selling Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, this book is both written and extensively reviewed by leading experts in the field. This comprehensive book addresses all aspects of critical care transport including: operations, safety, advanced pharmacodynamics, advanced physiologic monitoring, advanced airway management, medical emergencies, trauma emergencies, organ donation, and other important areas of critical care. Critical Care Paramedic will be the industry standard for critical care paramedic education and available only from Brady.


CFRN Exam Secrets Study Guide

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ISBN: 1609713184
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Number of pages: 169
Author: Mometrix Media
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC

Download and read online CFRN Exam Secrets Study Guide in PDF and EPUB ***Includes Practice Test Questions*** CFRN Exam Secrets helps you ace the Certified Flight Registered Nurse Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive CFRN Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. CFRN Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to CFRN Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Comprehensive sections including: Cardiopulmonary Emergencies, Basic Steps in Pericardiocentesis, Performing Defibrillation, Signs of Pericardial Tamponade, Stages of Hypoxia, True and False Aneurysms, Four Types of Cardiovascular Trauma, Signs of Respiratory Failure, Risk Factors for Bradycardia, Recommended Treatments for Atrial Tachycardia, Three Types of Angina, LOCK Protocol Steps, Complications Related to Breach Presentation, Tocolytic Therapy, Managing Preeclampsia, Supplying Oxygen to a Neonate, Inserting a Nasogastric Tube, Nine Types of Fractures, Principles of Splinting, Diagnosing Compartment Syndrome, Assessing Cranial Nerve Function, Performing a Spinal Immobilization, Assessment Criteria for Seizures, Three Ways of Monitoring Intracranial Pressure, and much more...


Success for the Critical Care Paramedic

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ISBN: 0132405091
Release Date: 2009-08-01
Number of pages: 348
Author: Bryan E. Bledsoe
Publisher: Prentice Hall

Download and read online Success for the Critical Care Paramedic in PDF and EPUB SUCCESS! FOR THE CRITICAL CARE PARAMEDIC, 1/e by Dr. Bryan Bledsoe is the book to help students pass their National Registry and other certification exams. Blending a comprehensive collection of practice exam questions with helpful test-taking tips and student hints, all items reference the Department of Transportation's objectives. As you build confidence by digging into this rich content review, you'll find that the Brady/Prentice Hall Health test preparation system is a blueprint for success. SUCCESS! Is a complete review system that combines relevant exam-style questions with a self-assessment format to provide you with the best preparation for your exam!


Cfrn Exam Flashcard Study System

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ISBN: 1609713192
Release Date: 2010-08-01
Number of pages:
Author: Cfrn Exam Secrets
Publisher:

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Lights and Sirens

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ISBN: 9780698161986
Release Date: 2015-06-02
Number of pages: 336
Author: Kevin Grange
Publisher: Penguin

Download and read online Lights and Sirens in PDF and EPUB A true account of going through UCLA’s famed Daniel Freeman Paramedic Program—and practicing emergency medicine on the streets of Los Angeles. Nine months of tying tourniquets and pushing new medications, of IVs, chest compressions, and defibrillator shocks—that was Kevin Grange’s initiation into emergency medicine when, at age thirty-six, he enrolled in the “Harvard of paramedic schools”: UCLA’s Daniel Freeman Paramedic Program, long considered one of the best and most intense paramedic training programs in the world. Few jobs can match the stress, trauma, and drama that a paramedic calls a typical day at the office, and few educational settings can match the pressure and competitiveness of paramedic school. Blending months of classroom instruction with ER rotations and a grueling field internship with the Los Angeles Fire Department, UCLA’s paramedic program is like a mix of boot camp and med school. It would turn out to be the hardest thing Grange had ever done—but also the most transformational and inspiring. An in-depth look at the trials and tragedies that paramedic students experience daily, Lights and Sirens is ultimately about the best part of humanity—people working together to help save a human life.


Vent Hero

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ISBN: 1530918243
Release Date: 2016-04-05
Number of pages: 162
Author: Charles F Swearingen
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

Download and read online Vent Hero in PDF and EPUB This text is a guide to managing transport ventilators. It is a 154 page book that exposes the basic and advanced techniques needed to successfully harness the life- saving power of the transport mechanical ventilator. It includes 10 in- depth case studies designed to challenge the knowledge covered within the text.


The Ambulance

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ISBN: 9780786438112
Release Date: 2009
Number of pages: 382
Author: Ryan Corbett Bell
Publisher: McFarland

Download and read online The Ambulance in PDF and EPUB Over several centuries the ambulance has evolved from horse-drawn wagons designed to remove wounded soldiers from the battlefield into high-speed emergency rooms on wheels, staffed by skilled professionals. This thorough history follows the ambulance through every phase, focusing not just on the vehicles but on their role within the developing medical systems they served, as well as the political, social and economic influences that have shaped their advancement. Topics include the critical role of police ambulances in the development of the first emergency medical services, the history of the ambulance intern, breakthroughs in ambulance design and function from the horse-drawn days to the present, notable women in ambulance development, and a fresh look at the first organized paramedic services. More than 275 photographs and other illustrations accompany the text.


Flightbridgeed LLC FP C CFRN Certification Review Advanced Practice Update

Filename: flightbridgeed-llc-fp-c-cfrn-certification-review-advanced-practice-update.pdf
ISBN: 1492168556
Release Date: 2013-06-11
Number of pages: 214
Author: Eric R. Bauer
Publisher: CreateSpace

Download and read online Flightbridgeed LLC FP C CFRN Certification Review Advanced Practice Update in PDF and EPUB FlightBridgeED, LLC is proud to provide a comprehensive review book that encompasses a thorough overview of critical care concepts pertaining to the CFRN, CCRN, CEN, FP-C, and CCP-C advanced certification exams. This detailed, 206 page, full color review book will give the candidate an excellent overview of all critical care core topics covered on these certification exams. Along with the highly detailed critical care lecture outlines that are approved by the Board of Critical Care Transport Paramedic Certification (BCCTPC), you will find practice exam questions that re-enforce each lecture, along with the answers and rationale for follow up and continued exam preparation. You will also find tables and quick reference material to help you prepare for these tough exams. All material is up to date and based on new evidence based medicine and protocols including the 9th edition CAMTS standards.