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EMT/Paramedics

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Welcome! This library research guide provides an introduction to library resources related to the Paramedic Certificate and Paramedic courses.

This guide will assist you in finding books, e-books, scholarly journal articles, streaming videos, websites, and more that will help you research topics in this subject.

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Visible Body's Human Anatomy Atlas

Consists of highly detailed, anatomically accurate, 3D models of all human body systems. Visible Body is the most sophisticated and complete 3D model of the human body available.

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Paramedic Care: Principles and Practice

For courses in Paramedic Emergency Medical Services. A strong, evidence-based foundation in the principles and practices of modern EMS, Paramedic Care: Principles & Practice, Fifth Edition, offers EMS students and professionals a foundational guide and reference to paramedicine. Developed to stay ahead of current trends and practices, all five volumes are based on the National EMS Education Standards and the accompanying Paramedic Instructional Guidelines. 

For use in all courses in Paramedic program. Copy of volumes 1-5 available for in library use only.

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EMT Field Guide

Fully updated to reflect the National EMS Education Standards and the 2015 CPR and ECC guidelines, this concise, indispensable resource provides easy access to the vital emergency information needed by BLS personnel. Color-coded tabs and a logical presentation of information enable BLS personnel to find the information they need when they need it most. An all-new section on the most common medical emergencies encountered in the field features relevant signs and symptoms and appropriate management steps and makes this a must-have resource for BLS providers.

Health & Medical Complete

This database offers reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration and more.

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McGraw-Hill Education's EMT-Paramedic Exam Review

The ultimate one-stop success guide to the EMT-Paramedic exam--now fully updated!   If you want to ace the EMT Paramedic Certification Exam, there's no better study partner than McGraw-Hill Education''s EMT-Paramedic Exam.  Based on in-the-trenches insights from seasoned EMT instructor Peter A. DiPrima, Jr., this concise, skill-building learning tool helps you think through pre-hospital medicine while covering every must-know topic on the exam--from pharmacology to hazardous materials awareness.   Each chapter begins with a clinical scenario followed by a bulleted overview of key topics and is summarized by chapter-ending Q&As. Also included are valuable exam preparation tips, the do''s and don''ts of answering multiple-choice questions, and much more.

Emergency Assessment: Ten-Minute Assessment of the Adult

  Beginning in a public setting with an airway emergency and ends in a hospital emergency room, this program covers taking a rapid general survey, the ABCDE sequence in emergency assessment, use of the Glasgow Coma Scale, and gathering an AMPLE history. A part of the series Ten Minute Assessment of the Adult. (21 minutes)

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CredoReference: EMTs and Paramedics

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