The American Medical Association's handbook of first aid and emergency care

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Random House,
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1st ed.
How to use this book When a medical emergency strikes, what you do can mean the difference between life and death. The American Medical Association Handbook of First Aid and Emergency Care, Revised Edition, gives you all the information you need--quickly, easily, clearly--so that you can make the difference. Key features include the most up-to-date emergency care information: ¸ the newest CPR positions and techniques to be used on infants, children, and adults ¸ first-aid and lifesaving techniques you can practice so you're prepared when an emergency strikes ¸ injuries, illnesses, and medical emergencies: an alphabetical listing to help you find the information you need quickly ¸ easy-to-follow instructions and clear line drawings that walk you through each step ¸ what happens in the emergency room; knowing when to call your doctor or the hospital and what information to have ready ¸ sports injuries: treatment and recovery, especially for the amateur, school, or weekend athlete ¸ a chart to be filled in for each family member to list medical information, such as allergies and immunizations, to have on hand for emergency situations ¸ a comprehensive index, with complete listings by subject and symptom for fast reference
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subject_facet Emergencies, First Aid, First aid in illness and injury, Handbook, Medical emergencies
title_display The American Medical Association's handbook of first aid and emergency care
title_full The American Medical Association's handbook of first aid and emergency care / developed by the American Medical Association ; medical advisors, Gail V. Anderson, Christine E. Haycock, Stanley M. Zydlo ; text by Martha Ross Franks ; ill. by Richard Lowe
title_short The American Medical Association's handbook of first aid and emergency care
topic_facet Emergencies, First Aid, First aid in illness and injury, Medical emergencies