This book has tried to find the often difficult balance of knowledge and content with structure and clarity to allow for a good level of ease of use. The authors bring a wide range of specialist expertise and experience and have seemed to achieved this delicate balance.
Each chapter works through the assessment process of a specific patient group using the "D.R.A.B.C" mnemonic. The structure of the text allows for quick reference and often keeps to a simple bullet point format, handy if you are a student of pre-hospital healthcare. While this text's focus is on the assessment process, it also discusses the unique ethical and social considerations for each specific patient group… Read more