Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine: A Comprehensive Study Guide, 8th edition: Edition 8

The most widely used and highly regarded textbook and reference of emergency medicine -- Endorsed by the American College of Emergency Physicians

The 8th edition of Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine provides the depth and breadth of coverage that reflects the complexity and expertise needed to practice emergency medicine successfully in today’s fast–paced environments. It is an important contemporary clinical emergency care resource for physicians, NPs, and PAs who practice emergency medicine and for emergency medicine and pediatric emergency medicine fellows. It remains the preferred study guide for in-training and board examinations and recertification.

NEW to this edition:
• Full-color design with more tables than ever to succinctly present key information
• Extensive updates to all sections, incorporating the latest guidelines, evidence-based protocols, and relevant research
• Expanded pediatric section, with complete clinical information for general and pediatric emergency physicians
• Expanded coverage of common emergency department procedures, with improved illustrations
• Online access to more than 30 videos, covering a wide range of procedural and diagnostic topics and focusing on the latest ultrasound-guided techniques

From the reviews of the seventh edition:
"Collectively, they have once again produced an excellent text that manages to cover the broad scope of emergency medicine while remaining an easily readable and practical resource....Last, for the inevitable comparison of this current edition of Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine with other available emergency medicine textbooks available: in my opinion, Tintinalli’s still comes out on top. It is more concise and easier to read than some, yet it covers the breadth of emergency medicine practice more comprehensively than others....Just as previous editions did, the seventh presents all of the most pertinent and up-to-date information in a well-organized format that is comprehensive yet easy to read. That and many of the attractive new features in this current edition will ensure its place on my bookshelf for years to come."—JAMA

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About the author

Judith E. Tintinalli, MD, MS (Chapel Hill, NC) is Professor and Chair Emeritus of the Department of Emergency Medicine and Adjunct Professor in the Department of Health Policy and Administration at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

J. Stephan Stapczynski, MD (Phoenix, AZ) is Professor of Emergency Medicine at the University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix.

O. John Ma, MD (Portland, OR) is Professor and Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University.

Donald M. Yealy, MD (Pittsburgh,PA) is Professor and Chair of the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh.

Garth D. Meckler, MD, MSHS (Vancouver, BC) is Associate Professor and Division Head, Pediatric Emergency Medicine at the University of British Columbia.

David M. Cline, MD (Winston-Salem, NC) is Professor of Emergency Medicine at Wake ForestUniversity School of Medicine

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Publisher
McGraw Hill Professional
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Published on
Mar 22, 2016
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Pages
2016
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ISBN
9780071809139
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Language
English
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Genres
Medical / Genetics
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