Police work involves exposure to a broad range of emotionally harrowing incidents and is often cited as one of the most stressful occupations (1). Traumatic events such as shootings, severe motor vehicle accidents, and incidents involving the death of a child are all ranked as extremely stressful by law enforcement personnel (2-4). Given the overwhelming […]
Procedural sedation and analgesia (PSA) is a skill commonly required when dealing with patients in the emergency department (ED). Typical procedures performed under PSA in the ED or minor theatre setting are reduction of fractures and common dislocations, incision and drainage of abscesses, laceration repair in children, foreign body removal, and evacuation of retained products […]
This book is meant for students appearing for various competitive exams like public service commission particularly from Jammu and Kashmir state and NEET, AIIMS, PGI in general.
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY As the healthcare environment changes, physician executives who are effective leaders and agents of change are needed. Healthcare organizations that are successful at developing effective physician leaders will be at an advantage. This article examines how physician leaders develop on the job. Such knowledge and insight can be useful to healthcare systems looking […]
In this article … Chief medical officers are at the center of the quality-compliance dyad of the health care provider organizations and should report directly to the board to allow freedom to properly protect organizations and their medical staffs.
Guide to the duties, customs, organization, administration, resources, and benefits for medical officers in the U.S. Army.
In this important field guide, experienced law enforcement officer and Emergency Medical Service professional Lt. Eric M. Dickinson shares immediate-action insights for dealing with a variety of serious medical issues in an understandable, practical fashion. Also includes discussion of tactics and hierarchy of considerations & action when forced to work in an immediately threatening environment.