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Acute Uncomplicated Bronchitis

Sarina Sahetya.

in Infectious Diseases Emergencies

September 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Infectious Diseases; Emergency Medicine. 1808 words.

Acute bronchitis is a respiratory illness characterized predominantly by cough with or without sputum production that lasts for up to 3 weeks in the presence of normal chest radiography....

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Acute White Matter Disorders

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks.

in The Practice of Emergency and Critical Care Neurology

April 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Emergency Medicine. 6488 words.

Three major disorders may need admission to the neurosciences intensive care unit (NICU), and these are acute disseminated encephalomyelitis, fulminant multiple sclerosis, and transverse...

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The adult patient with congenital heart disease

Robyn Smith and Niki Walker.

in Cardiothoracic Critical Care

March 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Critical Care; Emergency Medicine; Anaesthetics. 3362 words.

This chapter describes the role of the cardiac intensive care unit (CICU) in the management of adult patients with congenital heart disease (ACHD). This is a growing population as possibly...

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Aggressive patients

Edited by Julian Redhead and Jonathan Gordon.

in Emergencies in Sports Medicine

April 2012; p ublished online July 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine; Emergency Medicine. 1100 words.

Introduction - Explaining aggression and violence - Preventing aggression or violence in athletes - Dealing with aggressive or violent athletes - Summary

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Agitation and Pain

Eelco F. M. Wijdicks.

in The Practice of Emergency and Critical Care Neurology

April 2016; p ublished online July 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Emergency Medicine. 8404 words.

This chapter discusses the evaluation and management of two common management issues in the NICU: agitation and pain. Agitation or delirium may be triggered by a toxic response to...

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Air pollution in the United Kingdom

Robert L. Maynard.

in Essentials of Toxicology for Health Protection

March 2012; p ublished online November 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology; Medical Toxicology; Emergency Medicine. 6987 words.

Chapter 9 outlines the history of air pollution, and discuss the evolution of concerns about air pollution, and discusses the effects of common air pollutants, including ozone, sulphur...

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Airway

Aneel Bhangu, Caroline Lee and Keith Porter.

in Emergencies in Trauma

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Emergency Medicine. 3521 words.

Airway management - The definitive airway - Needle and surgical cricothyroidotomy - Cervical spine injury - Management of ...

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Airway and breathing management

Ashis Banerjee and Chris Hargreaves.

in A Resuscitation Room Guide

P ublished online January 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Emergency Medicine; Anaesthetics. 23288 words.

Introduction - Features of increased work of breathing - Patterns of altered breathing - Features of paediatric upper airway - Elective airway evaluation - Airway adjuncts - Face mask...

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Airway Assessment

Ankur Khosla and Davide Cattano.

in The Difficult Airway

May 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Emergency Medicine. 2285 words.

Chapter 1 helps readers to understand the importance of a methodical and thorough airway assessment, identify the key features of a patient history that have implications for a difficult...

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Airway Emergencies

Sekar S. Bhavani and D. John Doyle.

in Anesthesia Emergencies

October 2010; p ublished online August 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Anaesthetics; Emergency Medicine. 5064 words.

Airway Fire - Airway Obstruction in the Spontaneously Breathing Patient - Aspiration - Bleeding Following Tonsillectomy - Blood in the Airway - Bronchial Intubation - Cannot...

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