Prehospital drug therapy

by Sheryl M. Gonsoulin

Publisher: Mosby in St. Louis

Written in English
Published: Pages: 381 Downloads: 75
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Subjects:

  • Pharmacology,
  • Medical emergencies -- Chemotherapy,
  • Emergency medical technicians

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Drugs (prescribed chronic pain medications and illicit drugs, such as chronic heroin or other opioid use); They are the mainstay of treatment of. Incompatibilities/Drug Interactions: Not applicable with single dose therapy.

Adult Dosage: Cardiac: mg ( 81 mg tabs), chew or swallow. Pediatric Dosage: Not recommended for prehospital use in children. Routes of Administration: OralFile Size: 1MB.

Literature Support for prehospital Use Prior to the early s, verapamil was the only intravenous calcium channel blocker available for the treatment of atrial tachydysrhythmias.

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Fluids. Drug treatment for neurogenic shock is to increase the vascular tone of the blood vessels. This requires stimulation of the alpha adrenergic receptor.

This is best done with the drug phenylephrine which is a pure alpha : Jeffrey Guy, MD. Prehospital Antibiotics Against Sepsis Trial (PHANTASi) The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators.

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