Publication Year: 2010
Authors/Editor: Tintinalli, Judith E.; Cameron, Peter; Holliman, C. James
Publisher: People's Medical Publishing House--USA LTD
In response to a growing need for coordination and communication across nations and cultures, this book is designed to help the global EMS community come together to establish and develop coordinated components of global and national EMS systems.
The authors were assisted by I75 contributors from 15 countries during the creation of the book. The book is officially sponsored by the International Federation for Emergency Medicine. Key Features International editorial and author team Highly illustrated with four-color illustrations and photographs Extensive, descriptive procedures section Website with updated content and links to videos. First International resource for EMS physicians, paramedics, EMTs, and health policymakers. Comprehensive in theory and in practice. Chapters written by world authorities in prehospital care, with narratives describing the challenges to EMS development around the world Global focus to EMS organization to match unique needs and environments.
EMS: A Practical Global Guidebook