Clinical SAQs for the Final FRCEM includes over 200 SAQs which present the reader with clinical cases and diagnostic test results followed by questions. Mapped to the Royal College of Emergency Medicine curriculum, with detailed explanatory answers throughout, this guide ensures comprehensive exam preparation.
Intensive care unit (ICU) teams have traditionally focused on short term goals, however, recent research demonstrates that many ICU survivors can suffer from ill health and mental health issues for months or years to follow. The book identifies the long term outcomes of ICU and the steps that can be taken to improve patients' health and wellbeing.
The first comprehensive primer discussing how to incorporate both patient and family values, along with current evidence, into decision making in multiple common adult critical care scenarios. Essential reading for all medical staff working or consulting in the intensive care unit or caring for critically ill patients in emergency departments.
Grounded in extensive research, this book outlines a deliberative process in the psychosocial care of older adults, both in terms of assessment and treatment. It is a clinical undertaking with academic emphasis on the real life needs of older adults, and even considers current meta-trends of health. The world of aging has changed.