Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine Tintinalli's Emergency Medicine
A Comprehensive Study Guide, 8th edition
Judith E. Tintinalli, et. al.
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Table of Contents


SECTION 1: Prehospital Care

  1. Emergency Medical Services
    C. Crawford Mechem
  2. Prehospital Equipment and Adjuncts
    Andy Boggust
  3. Air Medical Transport
    C. Keith Stone and Stephen H. Thomas
  4. Mass Gatherings
    Michael G. Millin and Asa Margolis
  5. Disaster Preparedness
    Robert G. Hendrickson and B. Zane Horowitz
  6. Natural Disasters
    Lisa D. Mills and Trevor J. Mills
  7. Bomb, Blast, and Crush Injuries
    Michael J. Bono and Pinchas Halpern
  8. Chemical Disasters
    B. Zane Horowitz and Robert G. Hendrickson
  9. Bioterroris
    Anthony G. Macintyre and Joseph A. Barbera
  10. Radiation Injuries
    Annette M. Lopez and Jennifer A. Stephani

SECTION 2: Resuscitation

  1. Sudden Cardiac Death
    Joseph P. Ornato
  2. Approach to Shock
    Bret A. Nicks and John Gaillard
  3. Fluid and Blood Resuscitation in Traumatic Shock
    David M. Somand and Kevin R. Ward
  4. Anaphylaxis, Allergies, and Angioedema
    Theodore J. Gaeta
  5. Acid-Base Disorders
    David D. Nicolaou, Gabor D. Kelen, and David M. Cline
  6. Blood Gases
    Casey Glass
  7. Fluids and Electrolytes
    Roberta Petrino and Roberta Marino
  8. Cardiac Rhythm Disturbances
    William J. Brady, Thomas S. Laughrey, and Chris A. Ghaemmaghami
  9. Pharmacology of Antiarrhythmics and Antihypertensives
    Sara H. Shields, Rachel M. Holland, R. Dustin Pippin, and Benjamin Small
  10. Pharmacology of Vasopressors and Inotropes
    Sara H. Shields and Rachel Holland
  11. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
    David S. Lambert and Stephen R. Thom

SECTION 3: Resuscitative Procedures

  1. Basic Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
    Adam D. Friedlander and Jon Mark Hirshon
  2. Defibrillation and Cardioversion
    Marcus E. H. Ong, Swee Han Lim, and Anantharaman Venkataraman
  3. Advanced Cardiac Life Support
    Anantharaman Venkataraman, Swee Han Lim, and Marcus E. H. Ong
  4. Resuscitation in Pregnancy
    Boyd Burns
  5. Post-Cardiac Arrest Syndrome
    Benjamin S. Abella and Bentley J. Bobrow
  6. Ethical Issues of Resuscitation
    Catherine A. Marco
  7. Noninvasive Airway Management
    Jestin N. Carlson and Henry E. Wang
  8. Intubation and Mechanical Ventilation
    Robert J. Vissers and Daniel F. Danzl
  9. Surgical Airways
    Michael D. Smith and Donald M. Yealy
  10. Vascular Access
    Chris Wyatt
  11. Hemodynamic Monitoring
    H. Bryant Nguyen, David T. Huang, and Michael R. Pinsky
  12. Cardiac Pacing and Implanted Defibrillation
    Swee Han Lim, Wee Siong Teo, and Anantharaman Venkataraman
  13. Pericardiocentesis
    Carolyn K. Synovitz and Eric J. Brown

SECTION 4: Analgesia, Anesthesia, and Procedural Sedation

  1. Acute Pain Management
    James Ducharme
  2. Local and Regional Anesthesia
    Douglas C. Dillion, Michael A. Gibbs
  3. Procedural Sedation
    Chris Weaver
  4. Chronic Pain
    David M. Cline

SECTION 5: Wound Management

  1. Wound Evaluation
    Adam J. Singer and Judd E. Hollander
  2. Wound Preparation
    Aleksandr M. Tichter, Wallace A. Carter, and Susan C. Stone

  3. Wound Closure
    Adam J. Singer and Judd E. Hollander
  4. Face and Scalp Lacerations
    Wendy C. Coates
  5. Arm and Hand Lacerations
    Moira Davenport
  6. Leg and Foot Lacerations
    Annabella Salvador-Kelly and Nancy Kwon
  7. Soft Tissue Foreign Bodies
    Richard L. Lammers
  8. Puncture Wounds and Bites
    James Quinn
  9. Postrepair Wound Care
    Adam J. Singer, Judd E. Hollander

SECTION 6: Cardiovascular Disease

  1. Chest Pain
    Simon A. Mahler
  2. Acute Coronary Syndromes
    Judd E. Hollander and Deborah B. Diercks
  3. Cardiogenic Shock
    Casey Glass and David Manthey
  4. Low Probability Acute Coronary Syndrome
    Kathleen A. Hosmer and Chadwick D. Miller
  5. Syncope
    James Quinn
  6. Acute Heart Failure
    Sean P. Collins and Alan B. Storrow
  7. Valvular Emergencies
    William D. Alley and Simon A. Mahler
  8. Cardiomyopathies and Pericardial Disease
    James T. Niemann
  9. Venous Thromboembolism
    Jeffrey A. Kline
  10. Systemic Hypertension
    Brigitte M. Baumann
  11. Pulmonary Hypertension
    Michael E. Winters
  12. Aortic Dissection and Related Aortic Syndromes
    Gary A. Johnson and Louise A. Prince
  13. Aneurysmal Disease
    Louise A. Prince and Gary A. Johnson
  14. Arterial Occlusion
    Anil Chopra and David Carr

SECTION 7: Pulmonary Emergencies

  1. Respiratory Distress
    J. Stephan Stapczynski and John Sarko
  2. Hemoptysis
    Troy Sims

  3. Acute Bronchitis and Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
    Cedric W. Lefebvre
  4. Pneumonia and Pulmonary Infiltrates
    Gerald Maloney, Eric Anderson and Donald M. Yealy
  5. Lung Empyema and Abscess
    Eric Anderson and Sharon E. Mace
  6. Tuberculosis
    Vu D. Phan and Janet M. Poponick
  7. Pneumothorax
    Bret A. Nicks and David Manthey
  8. Acute Asthma
    Rita K. Cydulka
  9. . Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
    Rita K. Cydulka and Craig G. Bates

SECTION 8: Gastrointestinal Emergencies

  1. Acute Abdominal Pain
    Mary Claire O’Brien
  2. Nausea and Vomiting
    Bophal Sarha Hang, Susan Bork, and Jeff Ditkoff
  3. Disorders Presenting Primarily With Diarrhea
    Nicholas E. Kman and Howard A. Werman
  4. Constipation
    Vito Rocco and Arash Armin
  5. Upper Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    Christopher M. Ziebell, Andy Kitlowski, Janna M. Welch, and Phillip A. Friesen
  6. Lower Gastrointestinal Bleeding
    Bruce M. Lo
  7. Esophageal Emergencies
    Moss Mendelson
  8. Peptic Ulcer Disease and Gastritis
    Matthew C. Gratton and Angela Bogle
  9. Pancreatitis and Cholecystitis
    Bart Besinger and Christine R. Stehman
  10. Hepatic Disorders
    Susan R. O’Mara and Kulleni Gebreyes
  11. Acute Appendicitis
    E. Paul DeKoning
  12. Diverticulitis
    Autumn Graham
  13. Bowel Obstruction
    Timothy G. Price and Raymond J. Orthober
  14. Hernias
    Donald Byars and Turan Kayagil
  15. Anorectal Disorders
    Brian E. Burgess
  16. Gastrointestinal Procedures and Devices
    Michael D. Witting
  17. Complications of General Surgical Procedures
    Edmond A. Hooker

SECTION 9: Renal and Genitouriinary Disorder

  1. Acute Kidney Injury
    Richard Sinert and Peter R. Peacock, Jr.
  2. Rhabdomyolysis
    Francis L. Counselman and Bruce M. Lo
  3. End Stage Renal Disease
    Mathew Foley, Ninfa Mehta, and Richard Sinert
  4. Urinary Tract Infections and Hematuria
    Kim Askew
  5. Acute Urinary Retention
    David Hung-Tasng Yen and Chen-Hsen Lee
  6. Male Genital Problems
    Jonathan E. Davis
  7. Urologic Stone Disease
    David E. Manthey and Bret A. Nicks
  8. Complications of Urologic Procedures and Devices
    Elaine B. Josephson

SECTION 10: Obstetrics and Gynecology

  1. Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
    Bophal Sarha Hang
  2. Abdominal and Pelvic Pain in the Nonpregnant Female
    Melanie Heniff and Heather R.B. Fleming
  3. Ectopic Pregnancy and Emergencies in the First 20 Weeks of Pregnancy
    Heather A. Heaton
  4. Comorbid Disorders in Pregnancy
    Lori J. Whelan
  5. Maternal Emergencies after 20 Weeks of Pregnancy and in the Postpartum Period
    Janet Simmons Young
  6. Emergency Delivery
    Sarah Elisabeth Frasure
  7. Vulvovaginitis
    Ciara J. Barclay-Buchanan and Melissa A. Barton
  8. Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
    Suzanne M. Shepherd, Brian Weiss, and William H. Shoff
  9. Breast Disorders
    Bophal Sarha Hang
  10. Complications of Gynecologic Procedures
    Nikki Waller

SECTION 11: Pediatrics

  1. Emergency Care of Children
    Garth Meckler
  2. Neonatal and Pediatric Transport
    Samuel J. Prater and Manish Shah
  3. Resuscitation of Neonates
    Marc F. Collin
  4. Resuscitation of Children
    William E. Hauda, II
  5. Pediatric Trauma
    Camilo E Gutiérrez
  6. Intubation and Ventilation in Infants and Children
    Robert J. Vissers and Nathan W. Mick
  7. Intravenous and Intraosseous Access in Infants and Children
    Matthew Hansen
  8. Pain Management and Procedural Sedation in Infants and Children
    Peter S. Auerbach
  9. Neonatal Emergencies and Common Neonatal Problems
    Quynh H. Doan and Niranjan Kissoon
  10. Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Apparent Life-Threatening Event
    Ilene Claudius and Joel S. Tieder
  11. Fever and Serious Bacterial Illness in Infants and Children
    Vincent F. Wang
  12. Meningitis in Infants and Children
    Amy Levine
  13. Ear and Mastoid Disorders in Infants and Children
    Carmen Coombs
  14. Eye Emergencies in Infants and Children
    Janeva Kircher and Andrew Dixon
  15. Nose and Sinus Disorders in Infants and Children
    Joanna S. Cohen and Dewesh Agrawal
  16. Mouth and Throat Disorders in Infants and Children
    Derya Caglar, Richard Kwun, and Abigail Schuh
  17. Neck Masses in Infants and Children
    Charles E. A. Stringer and Vikram Sabhaney
  18. Stridor and Drooling in Infants and Children
    Elisa Mapelli and Vikram Sabhaney
  19. Wheezing in Infants and Children
    Allan Shefrin, Alia Busuttil, and Roger Zemek
  20. Pneumonia in Infants and Children
    Joseph E. Copeland
  21. Congenital and Acquired Pediatric Heart Disease
    Esther L. Yue and Garth D. Meckler
  22. Syncope, Dysrhythmias, and ECG Interpretation in Children
    Andrew C. Dixon
  23. Vomiting, Diarrhea, and Dehydration in Infants and Children
    Stephen B. Freedman and Jennifer D. Thull-Freedman
  24. Fluid and Electrolyte Therapy in Infants and Children
    Melissa Chan and Paul Enarson
  25. Acute Abdominal Pain in Infants and Children
    Ross J. Fleischman
  26. Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Infants and Children
    Sarah M. Reid
  27. Urinary Tract Infection in Infants and Children
    Justin W. Sales
  28. Pediatric Urologic and Gynecologic Disorders
    Deborah R. Liu
  29. Renal Emergencies in Children
    Andrew Dixon and Brandy Stauffer
  30. Seizures in Infants and Children
    Maija Holsti
  31. Headache in Children
    David C. Sheridan and Garth Meckler
  32. Altered Mental Status in Children
    Sarah Mellion and Kathleen Adelgais
  33. Head Injury in Infants and Children
    Alessandra Conforto and Ilene Claudius
  34. Cervical Spine Injury in Infants and Children
    Solomon Behar
  35. Musculoskeletal Disorders in Children
    Karen JL Black and Catherine Duffy
  36. Rashes in Infants and Children
    Gary Bonfante and Amy Dunn
  37. Sickle Cell Disease in Children
    John Marshall
  38. Oncologic and Hematologic Emergencies in Children
    Megan E. Mickley, Camilo Gutierrez, and Michele Carney
  39. Metabolic Emergencies in Infants and Children
    Garth Meckler, Nadeemuddin Quereshi, Mohammed Al-Mogbil, and Osama Y. Kentab
  40. Diabetes in Children
    Adam Vella
  41. The Child with Special Healthcare Needs
    Lila O’Mahony and Stephen John Cico
  42. Behavioral Disorders in Children
    Dr. Quynh Doan and Dr. Tyler R. Black
  43. Child Abuse and Neglect
    Margaret Colbourne and Michelle S. Clarke

SECTION 12: Infectious Diseases

  1. Sexually Transmitted Infections
    Flavia Nobay and Susan B. Promes
  2. Toxic Shock Syndromes
    Stephen Y. Liang
  3. Sepsis
    Michael A. Puskarich and Alan E. Jones
  4. Soft Tissue Infections
    Elizabeth W. Kelly and David Magilner
  5. Serious Viral Infections
    Sukhjit S. Takhar and Gregory J. Moran
  6. Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
    Richard Rothman, Catherine A. Marco, and Samuel Yang
  7. Endocarditis
    Richard Rothman, Catherine A. Marco, and Samuel Yang
  8. Tetanus
    Joel L. Moll and Donna L. Carden
  9. Rabies
    David Weber
  10. Malaria
    Malcolm Molyneaux
  11. Food and Waterborne Illnesses
    Lane M. Smith and Simon A. Mahler
  12. Zoonotic Infections
    Bryan B. Kitch and John T. Meredith
  13. Global Travelers
    Raghu Venugopal and Shawn D’Andrea
  14. Occupational Exposures, Infection Control, and Standard Precautions
    Charissa B. Pacella
  15. Antimicrobials
    Ralph H. Raasch

SECTION 13: Neurology

  1. Neurologic Examination
    J. Stephen Huff and Andrew D. Perron
  2. Headache
    Michael Harrigan and Ana C.G. Felix
  3. Spontaneous Subarachnoid and Intracerebral Hemorrhage
    Jeffrey L. Hackman, Anna M. Nelson, and O. John Ma
  4. Stroke Syndromes
    Steven Go and Daniel J. Worman
  5. Altered Mental Status and Coma
    J. Stephen Huff
  6. Ataxia and Gait Disturbances
    J. Stephen Huff
  7. Vertigo
    Brian Goldman
  8. Seizures
    Joshua G. Kornegay
  9. Acute Peripheral Neurologic Disorders
    Phillip Andrus and J. Michael Guthrie
  10. Chronic Neurologic Disorders
    Daniel A. Handel and Sarah Andrus Gaines
  11. Central Nervous System and Spinal Infections
    Mary E Tanski and O. John Ma
  12. Central Nervous System Procedures and Devices
    Jay G. Laddev

SECTION 14: Toxicology

  1. General Management of Poisoned Patients
    Shaun Greene
  2. Cyclic Antidepressants
    Frank LoVecchio
  3. Atypical and Serotonergic Antidepressants
    Frank LoVecchio and Erik Mattison
  4. Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors
    Frank LoVecchio
  5. Antipsychotics
    Michael Levine and Frank LoVecchio
  6. Lithium
    Sandra M. Schneider, Daniel J. Cobaugh, and Benjamin D. Kessler
  7. Barbiturates
    Chip Gresham and Frank LoVecchio
  8. Benzodiazepines
    Dan Quan
  9. Nonbenzodiazepine Sedatives
    Michael Levine and Dan Quan
  10. Alcohols
    Jennifer P. Cohen and Dan Quan
  11. Opioids
    Guillermo Burillo-Putze and Oscar Miro
  12. Cocaine and Amphetamines
    Jane M. Prosser and Jeanmarie Perrone
  13. Hallucinogens
    Katherine M. Prybys and Karen N. Hansen
  14. Salicylates
    Rachel Levitan, Frank Lovecchio
  15. Acetaminophen
    Oliver l. Hung and Lewis S. nelson
  16. Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
    Joseph G. Rella and Wallace A. Carter
  17. Methylxanthines and Nicotine
    Chip Gresham and Daniel E. Brooks
  18. Digitalis Glycosides
    Michael Levine and Aaron B. Skolnik
  19. Beta-Blockers SS Jennifer L. Englund and William P. Kerns II
  20. Calcium Channel Blockers
    Alicia B. Minns and Christian Tomaszewski
  21. Antihypertensives
    Frank Lovecchio and Dan Quan
  22. Anticonvulsants
    Frank Lovecchio and Jennifer C. Smith
  23. Iron
    Stephanie H. Hernandez, Lewis S. Nelson
  24. Hydrocarbons and Volatile Substances
    C. William Heise and Frank LoVecchio
  25. Caustic Ingestions
    Nicole C. Bouchard and Wallace A. Carter
  26. Pesticides
    Guillermo Burillo-Putze and Santiago Nogue Xarau
  27. Anticholinergics
    Dan Quan and Frank Lovecchio
  28. Metals and Metalloids
    Heather Long and Lewis S. Nelson
  29. Industrial Toxins
    Chip Gresham and Frank LoVecchio
  30. Vitamins and Herbals
    Rick Tovar
  31. Antimicrobials
    Joseph G. Rella and Wallace A. Carter
  32. Dyshemoglobinemias
    Brenna M. Farmer and Lewis S. Nelson

SECTION 15: Environmental Injuries

  1. Cold Injuries
    Michael T. Paddock
  2. Hypothermia
    Doug Brown
  3. Heat Emergencies
    Frank LoVecchio
  4. Bites and Stings
    Aaron Schneir and Richard F. Clark
  5. Reptile Bites
    Richard C. Dart and Julian White
  6. Marine Trauma and Envenomation
    John J. Devlin and Kevin Knoop
  7. Diving Disorders
    Brian Snyder and Tom Neuman
  8. Drowning
    Stephen John Cico and Linda Quan
  9. Thermal Burns
    E. Paul DeKoning
  10. Chemical Burns
    Anthony F. Pizon and Michael J. Lynch
  11. Electrical and Lightning Injuries
    Dr. Caitlin Bailey
  12. Mushroom Poisoning
    Anne F. Brayer and Lynette Froula
  13. Poisonous Plants
    Betty C. Chen and Lewis S. Nelson
  14. High-Altitude Disorders
    Peter H. Hackett and Christopher B. Davis
  15. Carbon Monoxide
    Gerald Maloney

SECTION 16: Endocrine Emergencies

  1. Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus
    Nikhil Goyal and Adam B. Schlichting
  2. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
    Mohammad Jalili and Mahtab Niroomand
  3. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
    Andrew L. Nyce, Cary L. Lubkin and Michael E. Chansky
  4. Alcoholic Ketoacidosis
    William A. Woods and Debra G. Perina
  5. Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State
    Charles S. Graffeo
  6. Hypothyroidism
    Alzamani Mohammad Idrose
  7. Hyperthyroidism
    Alzamani Mohammad Idrose
  8. Adrenal Insufficiency
    Alzamani Mohammad Idrose

SECTION 17: Hematologic and Oncologic Emergencies

  1. Anemia
    John C. Ray and Robin R. Hemphill
  2. Tests of Hemostasis
    Stephen John Cico, Robin R. Hemphill
  3. Acquired Bleeding Disorders
    Robert W. Shaffer and Sally A. Santen
  4. Clotting Disorders
    Jessie G. Nelson and Robin R. Hemphill
  5. Hemophilias and von Willebrand’s Disease
    Robin R. Hemphill
  6. Sickle Cell Disease and Hereditary Hemolytic Anemias
    Jean Williams-Johnson and Eric Williams
  7. Acquired Hemolytic Anemia
    Laurie Ann Dixon and Robin R. Hemphill
  8. Transfusion Therapy
    Clinton J. Coil and Sally A. Santen
  9. Thrombotics and Antithrombotics
    David E. Slattery and Charles V. Pollack, Jr.
  10. Emergency Complications of Malignancy
    J. Stephan Stapczynski

SECTION 18: Eyes, Ears, Nose, Throat, and Oral Surgery

  1. Eye Emergencies
    Richard A. Walker and Srikar Adhikari
  2. Ear Disorders
    Kathleen Hosmer
  3. Face and Jaw Emergencies
    Stephanie A. Lareau and Corey R. Heitz
  4. Nose and Sinuses
    Henderson D. McGinnis
  5. Oral and Dental Emergencies
    Ronald W. Beaudreau
  6. Neck And Upper Airway
    Nicholas D. Hartman
  7. Complications of Airway Devices
    John P. Gaillard

SECTION 19: Dermatology

  1. Initial Evaluation and Management of Skin Disorders
    William Rushton, William Rushton, and William J. Brady
  2. Generalized Skin Disorders
    Mark Sochor, Amit Pandit, and William J. Brady
  3. Skin Disorders: Face and Scalp
    Dean S. Morrell and Kevin W. Dahle
  4. Skin Disorders: Trunk
    Dean S. Morrell and Kara Luersen Brooks
  5. Skin Disorders: Groin and Skinfolds
    Dean S. Morrell and Edith V. Bowers
  6. Skin Disorders: Extremities
    Rachna A. Bhandari and Dean S. Morrell

SECTION 20: Trauma

  1. Trauma in Adults
    Peter Cameron and Barry J. Knapp
  2. Trauma in the Elderly
    Ross J. Fleischman and O. John Ma
  3. Trauma in Pregnancy
    Nicole M. DeIorio
  4. Head Trauma
    David W. Wright and Lisa H. Merck
  5. Spine Trauma
    Steven Go
  6. Trauma to the Face
    John Bailitz and Tarlan Hedayati
  7. Trauma to the Neck
    Ashley S. Bean
  8. Pulmonary Trauma
    David Jones, Anna Nelson, and O. John Ma
  9. Cardiac Trauma
    Christopher Ross and Theresa Schwab
  10. Abdominal Trauma
    L. Keith French,Stephanie Gordy, and O. John Ma
  11. Trauma to the Flank and Buttocks
    Alicia Devine
  12. Genitourinary Trauma
    Matthew C. Gratton and L. Keith French
  13. Trauma to the Extremities
    James Heilman

SECTION 21: Injuries to Bones and Joints

  1. Initial Evaluation and Management of Orthopedic Injuries
    Jeffrey S. Menkes
  2. Injuries to the Hand and Digits
    Moira Davenport and Peter Tang
  3. Wrist Injuries
    Robert Escarza, Maurice F. Loeffel, III and Dennis T. Uehara
  4. Elbow and Forearm Injuries
    Yvonne C. Chow
  5. Shoulder and Humerus Injuries
    Lars Petter Bjoernsen and Alexander Ebinger
  6. Pelvis Injuries
    Melissa A. Barton, H. Scott Derstine and Ciara J. Barclay-Buchanan
  7. Hip and Femur Injuries
    Mark Steele and Amy M. Stubbs
  8. Knee Injuries
    Rachel R. Bengtzen, Jeffrey N. Glaspy, and Mark T. Steele
  9. Leg Injuries
    Paul R. Haller
  10. Ankle Injuries
    Daniel A. Handel and Sarah Andrus Gaines
  11. Foot Injuries
    Sarah Andrus Gaines and Daniel A. Handel
  12. Compartment Syndrome
    Paul r. Haller

SECTION 22: Musculoskeletal Disorders

  1. Neck and Back Pain
    David Della-Giustina, Jeffrey S. Dubin, and William Frohna
  2. Shoulder Pain
    David Della-Giustina and David Hile
  3. Hip and Knee Pain
    Kelly P. O’Keefe and Tracy G. Sanson
  4. Systemic Rheumatic Diseases
    R. Darrell Nelson
  5. Nontraumatic Disorders of the Hand
    Carl A. Germann
  6. Joints and Bursae
    John H. Burton and Timothy J. Fortuna
  7. Soft Tissue Problems of the Foot
    Mitchell C. Sokolosky

SECTION 23: PsychosocialEmergencies

  1. Mental Health Disorders: ED Evaluation and Disposition
    Leslie Zun
  2. Acute Agitation
    Shauna Garris and Caitlin Hughes
  3. Mental Health Disorders of the Elderly
    Kristen Barrio and Kevin Biese
  4. Mood and Anxiety Disorders
    Tracy M. DeSelm
  5. Psychoses
    Adam Z. Tobias
  6. Eating Disorders
    Gemma C. Lewis
  7. Substance Use Disorders
    Edward Bernstein , Judith A. Bernstein , Scott G. Weiner, and Gail D’Onofrio

SECTION 24: Abuse and Neglect

  1. Female and Male Sexual Assault
    Lisa Moreno-Walton
  2. Intimate Partner Violence and Abuse
    Mary Hancock
  3. Abuse of the Elderly and Impaired
    Jonathan Glauser and Frederic M. Hustey

SECTION 25: Special Situations

  1. Injection Drug Users
    Thomas Grosheider and Suzanne M. Shepherd
  2. The Transplant Patient
    J. Hayes Calvert
  3. The Patient With Morbid Obesity
    Joanne Williams
  4. Palliative Care
    Robert J. Zalinski, Erin Zimmy
  5. Death Notification and Advance Directives
    Lindsay Weaver and Cherri Hobgood
  6. Prison Medicine
    Stephen H. Boyce and Richard J. Stevenson
  7. Military Medicine
    Ricardo C. Ong, Sean W. Mulvaney, Robert H. Lutz, Gerald W. Surrett, Andre Pennardt, and Ian S. Wedmore
  8. Legal Issues in Emergency Medicine
    Jonathan E. Siff