Emergency Medical Services

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Topic Resources

Anatomy for Beginners: 4 films: (Movement, Circulation, Digestion & Reproduction)

The Human Body Book: An Illustrated Guide to Its Structure, Function and Disorders

Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, & Health Professions      610.3 MOS 2009
(includes color atlas of human anatomy)

Paramedics! Test Yourself in Anatomy and Physiology

Understanding Anatomy & Physiology (eBook)

The American Heritage Medical Dictionary 

Jablonski's Dictionary of Medical Acronyms & Abbreviations 

Oxford English Dictionary

Stedman's Medical Dictionary                                                          610.3 STE 2008

Drug information handbook : a clinically relevant resource for all healthcare professionals     615.1 DRU 2016
RxTx (formerly e-CPS)
                                                                   615.1171 COM 2016
Martindale: The Complete Drug Reference                                     615.1 MAR 2009 Vols. 1 & 2 
The Merck Index:                                                                             615.1 MER 2006
Mosby's drug reference for health professions                                615.1 HOC 2016
Mosby's 2014 Nursing Drug Reference                                           615.1 MOS 2014
PDR nurse's drug handbook                                                            615.1 PDR 2016
Pharmacology for the EMS Provider                                                615.1 BEC 2003 
Pharmacology for the Prehospital Professional                               615.1 GUY 2011 
Prehospital Emergency Pharmacology                                            616.025 BLE 2005 
The Royal Society of Medicine: Medicines    

eBook Collections

Credo Reference Health & Medicine
EBSCO Health & Medicine eBook Collection
Gale Virtual Reference Library Medicine
Oxford Reference Medicine & Health Collection

Films On Demand Health & Medicine Video Collection

Other resources

Accident & Emergency: Theory into Practice                                    610.7361 ACC 2008
Case Studies for Paramedics                                                           616.025 BRA 2009
Credo Reference Health Guide 
e-CPS (Compendium of pharmaceuticals and specialties)
EMT Field Guide      
The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine 
Guidelines for air medical crew education                                     616.980213 GUI 2004 
Magill's Medical Guide [5 volumes]                                                   610.3MAG 2008 
The Merck Manual of diagnosis and therapy                                    615.58 MER 2006 
Mosby's Dictionary of Complementary & Alternative Medicine         615.5 MOS 2004 


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