Pharmacologic intervention is a cornerstone of paramedic treatment. Pharmacology Applications, Revised First Edition covers the relevant issues of pharmacology as they relate to the field practice of the paramedic. The text gives students a comprehensive understanding of the indications, contraindications, and side effects of medications, as well as insight into the pathophysiology and etiology of conditions requiring rapid pharmacologic intervention. In addition, progressive case studies are found in each chapter. The cases follow patients from dispatch through delivery to the emergency department and cover every aspect of assessment and treatment.
Paramedic: Pharmacology Applications Website "www.paramedic.emszone.com/pharmacology/" is designed to provide the foundation in pharmacology that paramedics need in order to succeed both in the classroom and in the field. This site is your online resource for paramedic pharmacology.