Pocket Prescriber Emergency Medicine pdf
Busy clinicians in every specialty must, in an age when all are overwhelmed by instant data at the touch of a button, be able to access straightforward didactic information that is reliable, consistent and useful at the bedside. Sometimes a small, vade mecum style pocketbook fulfills the task perfectly and can be easier and quicker to use than any digital equivalent. Arguably the most important part of clinical practice demanding this Pocket Prescriber Emergency Medicine pdf book is clinical pharmacology and drug prescribing. Drug errors continue to be a major barrier to the delivery of safe health care. Systematic attempts to reduce unnecessary patient morbidity and mortality are underway; any practical and simple aid that will help is welcomed.
This Pocket Prescriber Emergency Medicine pdf book does its job admirably. It is the first member of a new suite of books with the generic title Pocket Prescriber, but each is targeted at a specific audience, in this case, emergency medical care. The main section on over 500 common/useful drugs remains identical in each volume, with other sections adapted to the needs of the target group.
The structure of this new Pocket Prescriber Emergency Medicine pdf book is easy to follow and logical; all relevant information for a specific drug can be readily absorbed and digested, making the translation to safer prescribing smooth and more consistent.
This volume includes important content on drugs, fluids, and algorithms used in the emergency department, vastly expanded sections on medical and surgical emergencies, as well as a wealth of practical information around the use and delivery of medications. ThisPocket Prescriber Emergency Medicine pdf book will prove itself an invaluable prescribing guide for all frontline clinical staff who work in an emergency department.