The most complete and trusted visual compendium of emergency medicine — extensively updated with more than 1500 full-color illustrations.
Now in its fourth edition, The Atlas of Emergency Medicine remains the best guide to visual diagnosis of acute medical problems encountered in emergency practice. Packed with more than 1500 images, 500 new to this edition, it is the most comprehensive source of high quality emergency medicine images available, and enhanced with clear clinical information on medical emergencies.
Organized by organ-system/special populations/general issues and then by problem, The Atlas of Emergency Medicine is your “look quick, act fast” reference designed to help assess, diagnose, and treat patients efficiently. It covers basic and subtle diagnosis of a broad spectrum of typical and atypical conditions.
The book’s format is ideally suited to visual learning. One to four images per topic show you exactly what to look for. Accompanying the images is succinct “need-to-know” information for each clinical problem, including management options and clinical pearls. All treatment and diagnostic testing information and guidelines are fully updated.
This app is easy to navigate, allowing you to browse the contents or search for topics. The search tool shows you suggestions that appear in the text as you type so it is quick and helps with spelling medical terms. It also remembers past search terms so you can go back to a topic or image very easily. You can also create notes and bookmarks separately for chapters and images to enhance your learning. You can also change the text size for easier reading. No Internet connection needed to view the app after it has been downloaded. It is all ready for quick image and information retrieval. This app is optimized for whatever size device you are using, either phone or tablet.
This interactive app is based on the full content of The Atlas of Emergency Medicine, 4th Edition by McGraw-Hill Education.
Editors: Kevin J. Knoop, MD, MS Staff Physician Naval Medical Center, Portsmouth, Virginia Assistant Professor of Military and Emergency Medicine Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland
Lawrence B. Stack, MD Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
Alan B. Storrow, MD Vice Chairman for Research and Academic Affairs Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee
R. Jason Thurman, MD, FAAEM, CPPS Chief Medical Officer TriStar Skyline and Hendersonville Medical Centers Adjunct Associate Professor of Nursing Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee
Disclaimer: This app is intended for the education of healthcare professionals and not as a diagnostic and treatment reference for the general population.
Developed by Usatine Media, LLC Richard P. Usatine, MD, Co-President, Professor of Family & Community Medicine, Professor of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio Peter Erickson, Co-President, Lead Software Developer