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Surviving the emergency room : expecting the unexpected

Author: Ron Clark, M. D.
Publisher: [United States] : [CreateSpace], ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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"An insider's view of the emergency medical system, a valuable resource for patients and families, and a thorough guide preparing readers for the labyrinth of functions, personnel, and treatments within the emergency department."--Amazon.com.
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Genre/Form: Popular works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ron Clark, M. D.
ISBN: 1450553125 9781450553124
OCLC Number: 671260575
Description: ix, 95 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: The box of chocolates --
Jack-of-all-trades --
An army of one --
Controlled chaos --
The danger zone --
On the night train --
The crisis patient: making the voices work for you --
Know what can kill you --
Turning weakness into strength --
The squeaky wheel --
No room at the inn --
The good, the bad, and the ugly --
The blessing in disguise --
Not rocket science --
Be careful what you wish for --
Learning on the job --
The dreaded transfer --
The little bundle of joy --
The lonely voice --
The safety net --
Rome was not built in a day --
Mark your calendar --
Don't hold your breath --
Watch your back --
The look --
The golden hour --
The darkest hour --
Don't blink.
Responsibility: Ron Clark.

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"An insider's view of the emergency medical system, a valuable resource for patients and families, and a thorough guide preparing readers for the labyrinth of functions, personnel, and treatments within the emergency department."--Amazon.com.
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Great book to prepare for your next ER visit

by RCMD (WorldCat user published 2012-02-18) Excellent Permalink

Excellent book detailing how the emergency room actually functions. It is an honest portrayal of the emergency medical system that we all share, and it may come in handy as a preparation for the reader's next E.R. visit.

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