ISBN-10: 128408017X
ISBN-13: 9781284080179

Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured

Author(s): American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
Cover: Paperback
Pages: 1700
Edition: 11th
Published: Feb 2016

When the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) published the first text for prehospital personnel in 1971, the book quickly set the standard for EMS education. Now, the centerpiece of an entire series of educational teaching and learning resources, Emergency Care and Transportation of the Sick and Injured - also known as the "Orange Book" for its trademark orange cover - continues to serve as a driving force in EMS education.

The Eleventh Edition offers instructors and students comprehensive coverage of every competency statement in the National EMS Education Standards in an engaging format.

With the Eleventh Edition, students will appreciate:

  • Current, State-of-the-Art Medical Content
  • Targeted Reinforcement of Concepts
  • A Comprehensive, Integrated Presentation of Patient Assessment
  • Accessible Content, Present With a Clear, Direct Voice
  • Clear Application of Materials to Real-World EMS Situations
  • Meets 2015 ECC/CPR Guidlines

Educators will appreciate:

  • A Textbook that Reflects the Expertise of its Author Team
  • Evidence-Based Medical Concepts
  • A Full Suite of Digital Teaching and Learning Resources
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