This pack brings together two essential texts in emergency medicine, covering all the core topics for a value-for-money price.
Fully revised and updated, the Oxford Handbook of Emergency Medicine is the definitive, best-selling guide for all of the common conditions that present to the emergency department. Whether you work in emergency medicine, or just want to be prepared, this book will be your essential guide.
Following the latest clinical guidelines and evidence, written and reviewed by experts, this handbook will ensure you are up-to-date and have the confidence to deal with all emergency presentations, practices, and procedures. The book includes new sections specifically outlining patient advice and information, as well as new and revised vital information on paediatrics and psychiatry.
Accompanying this rapid-reference handbook is Oxford Assess and Progress: Emergency Medicine, a unique revision resource and companion to the handbook. Oxford Assess and Progress: Emergency Medicine contains over 250 Single Best Answer and Extended Matching Questions and is fully cross-referenced to the handbook. Each question is rated by difficulty and supported by extensive feedback on the answer, helping you to track your progress and consolidate your
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Number of pages: 1216
Weight: 622 g
Dimensions: 181 x 105 x 43 mm
Oxford Assess and Progress: Emergency Medicine was wonderful in helping me through my acute medical attachment and was a brilliant aid in revision for final exams. The mix of SBAs and EMQs was very useful in testing my knowledge and are the same style of those used in finals. Having detailed answers and feedback really helped me consolidate the more difficult topics. With each question assigned a 'star rating' I know it will be useful in my future career when
hopefully I shall be able to get more of the difficult questions right! * Caroline Rance, Student, University of Southampton, School of Medicine *
The 1st edition of the Oxford Handbook of Emergency Medicine (published 1999) has become the "Bible" of Emergency care for many practitioners working in this field - Doctors, Nurses, Paramedics etc... I used it throughout my Specialist Registrar training as both an "on the spot" diagnostic tool but also as a reference aid for my FRCS and FFAEM. There's a lot more in it than you think! The second edition has built on and consolidated all that was good in the 1st
edition but added some new sections and expanded others. It includes up to date information and references... I would not only recommend but also INSIST that all practitioners... in emergency care read and used this handbook. It would also be useful to Doctors in almost all specialties including General
Practice, General Surgery and General Medicine. * Medical Defence Union *