Published August 24, 2001
by Mosby .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||416|
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This textbook includes detailed drug profiles that present essential drug information in a logical context specific to each condition. Problem-based clinical scenarios illustrate the practical relevance of prehospital pharmacology. Detailed drug profiles of 95 commonly used drugs present comprehensive data in a consistent, easy-to-reference format. ALS Pediatric Drug Chart SECTION III Adult Treatment Protocols: S Abdominal Discomfort/GI/GU (Non-Traumatic) S Airway Obstruction (Foreign Body) S Allergic Reaction/Anaphylaxis S Altered Neurologic Function (Non-Traumatic) S Burns S A Guide to Prehospital Pain Management. Drugs (prescribed chronic pain medications and illicit drugs, such as chronic heroin or other opioid use); They are the mainstay of treatment of. Incompatibilities/Drug Interactions: Not applicable with single dose therapy. Adult Dosage: Cardiac: mg ( 81 mg tabs), chew or swallow. Pediatric Dosage: Not recommended for prehospital use in children. Routes of Administration: OralFile Size: 1MB.