Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured, 10th Ed. (Includes Online Access Code)

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ISBN: 9781284032840

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Overview

New 11th edition now available.  See product number 1281-11. In 1971, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) published the first edition of Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured and created the backbone of EMS education. Now, the Tenth Edition of this gold standard training program raises More »

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ISBN: 9781284032840

New 11th edition now available.  See product number 1281-11.

In 1971, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) published the first edition of Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured and created the backbone of EMS education. Now, the Tenth Edition of this gold standard training program raises the bar even higher with its world-class content and instructional resources that meet the diverse needs of today's educators and students. Based on the new National EMS Education Standards, the Tenth Edition offers complete coverage of every competency statement with clarity and precision in a concise format that ensures student comprehension and encourages critical thinking. The experienced author team and AAOS medical editors have transformed the Education Standards into a training program that reflects current trends in prehospital medicine and best practices. New cognitive and didactic material is presented, along with new skills and features, to create a robust and innovative training solution for your course that will engage student's minds. Interactive resources, including online testing and assessment materials, learning management system, and eLearning student resources, allow you the flexibility to build the course that works best for you and your students. The Tenth Edition is the only way to prepare EMT students for the challenges they will face in the field.

Firefighters Bookstore Item # 1281-10

When fire strikes a building or a residence, the firefighting operation often involves transporting the sick and injured to hospitals -- a task that typically falls to EMS workers.

If you are an EMS instructor who needs a dynamic educational resource to teach EMS students to provide emergency care and transportation for the sick and injured, Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured, 10th Ed., contains the information you need.

EMS Education Standards

The text is based on the latest National EMS Education Standards that are designed to improve care of the sick and injured at the burn site and make moving them to healthcare facilities more efficient.

The 10th Edition improves on previous editions by covering the latest trends in prehospital medicine and providing new cognitive and didactic material, new skill lists and new educational features that help EMS students maximize their effectiveness in the field.

Interactive Resources

Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured, 10th Ed., includes interactive resources that enhance the educational process, and can be accessed online using a free code. New resources include: online testing and assessment material, a comprehensive learning management system and special eLearning resources for EMS students.

In addition to preparing students for fieldwork, these resources help them create meaningful discussions in the classroom and develop questions for the instructor. For instructors, the resources offer the benefit of creating students who are well-prepared for exams and real world emergency missions.

Order a Copy Today

Since 1971, when it was first published by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured, 10th Ed., has consistently set the standard for caring for fire victims and transporting them to hospitals. To help prepare your EMS students for success, order a copy of this dynamic text from Firebooks.

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