Emergency Medicine: Just the Facts, Second Edition

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April 22, 2004


Electronic book text, 624 pages


0071442189 / 9780071442183

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Main description

The best study guide for emergency medicine board exams! This rapid, comprehensive review of emergency medicine succinctly covers all the information needed for emergency medicine board exam success or as a clinical refresher. Featuring a bulleted format, this valuable guide includes only the most important facts as well as test-taking tips and strategies. Referenced to the new edition Tintinalli’s Emergency Medicine, 6/e.


Table of contents

Test Preparation and Planning Resuscitative Problems and Techniques Shock Analgesia, Anesthesia, and Sedation Emergency Wound Management Cardiovascular Diseases Pulmonary Emergencies Gastrointestinal Emergencies Renal and Genitourinary Disorders Gynecology and Obstetrics Pediatrics Infectious Diseases and Immunology Toxicology Environmental Injuries Endocrine Emergencies Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies Neurology Eye, Ear, Nose, Throat, and Oral Emergencies Disorders of the Skin Trauma Fractures and Dislocations Muscular, Ligamentous, and Rheumatic Disorders Psychosocial Disorders Abuse and Assault Imaging Administration

Author comments

O. John Ma, MD, Associate Professor, Research Director, Vice Chair for Academic Advancement, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Truman Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas

David M. Cline, MD, Clinical Associate Professor and Director of Research, Department of Emergency Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Judith E. Tintinalli, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Gabor D. Kelen, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland

J. Stephan Stapczynski, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky

Back cover copy

***** "Great quick review for emergency medicine in-training exams / boards exams. One could read this text in two weeks just before the exam and retain the most relevant information. Highly recommended."
—Online review of the first edition

"...a very enjoyable book to read. The amount of material in each chapter is good, with just the key facts included and the fluff removed. The concise and consistent format makes it easy and quick to read."
—Doody Review Services on first edition


Distilling the most critical information from the #1 text in emergency medicine, JUST THE FACTS is the perfect tool to prepare for in-service or licensing exams, re-certification, CME, or for use as a clinical refresher. Its highly efficient format conveniently condenses and simplifies only the most important content, for maximum yield and comprehension.

*Endorsed by the American College of Emergency Physicians
*Effectively condenses Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine, 6/e, for a concise, yet comprehensive review
*Standardized, bulleted format stresses key points of epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, diagnosis and differential, and ED care and disposition
*Highlights and summarizes key concepts, to assure quick absorption of the material and reinforce your understanding of even the most difficult topics
*Chapters are logically organized to help focus your study and provide quick access to subjects

Also available: Ma et al: Emergency Medicine Manual, 6/e Promes: Emergency Medicine CME & Board Review, 3/e Tintinalli et al: Emergency Medicine, 6/e

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