Manual of Clinical Paramedic Procedures

Author(s): Pete Gregory; Ian Mursell

Medical & Nursing

'I can enthusiastically recommend the Manual of ClinicalParamedic Procedures as the book that I wish had been availableto me when I was studying to become a paramedic.'
From the foreword by Professor Malcolm Woollard, Chair, Collegeof Paramedics; Professor in Pre-hospital and Emergency Care &Director, Pre-hospital, Emergency & Cardiovascular Care AppliedResearch Group, Coventry University

Clinical procedures are a fundamental aspect of care forpractitioners working in pre-hospital settings. The Manual ofClinical Paramedic Procedures is written specifically tosupport the practice of paramedics, ambulance technicians, firstresponders and volunteer ambulance personnel. It presentsup-to-date, evidence-based expert knowledge, enabling paramedics todeliver effective, patient-focused care.


This accessible handbook provides a comprehensive exploration ofcore competencies and skills, looking at topics including AsepticTechnique, Airway Management, Assisted Ventilation, CardiopulmonaryResuscitation, Defibrillation and External Cardiac Pacing, Observations, Pain Assessment & Management, RespiratoryTherapy, Spinal Management and Venepuncture. Each chapterprovides the relevant anatomy & physiology, evidence-basedrationales for each procedure, and contraindications of use.


Key features:



  • The first UK text to explore clinical procedures forparamedics

  • With further reading and illustrations throughout

  • All procedures include the rationale for the actionrecommended

  • Guides paramedics in the clinical application of evidence-basedprocedures

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Product Information

General Fields

  • : 9781405163552
  • : John Wiley & Sons, Limited
  • : Wiley-Blackwell
  • : January 2010
  • : 1.6 Centimeters X 19 Centimeters X 24.6 Centimeters
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Pete Gregory; Ian Mursell
  • : Paperback
  • : English
  • : 616.025
  • : 392