Field Guide to Urgent & Ambulatory Care Procedures
1st Edition

Front of Book

Editors

Authors

PREFACE

Table of Contents

I THE EYE

Chapter 1 Use of the Slit Lamp

Chapter 2 Tonometry

Chapter 3 Foreign-Body Removal from the Eye

II THE NOSE

Chapter 4 Nasal Foreign-Body Removal

Chapter 5 Urgent Management of Nasal Fracture

Chapter 6 Epistaxis

III THE EAR

Chapter 7 Management of a Foreign Body in the Ear Canal and Removal of Impacted Cerumen

Chapter 8 Lacerations of the Ear

Chapter 9 Management of Auricular Hematoma

IV THE MOUTH

Chapter 10 Immediate Management of Tooth Fracture and Avulsion

Chapter 11 Lip Laceration and Vermilion Border Repair

Chapter 12 Reduction of a Dislocated Mandible

Chapter 13 Urgent Management of Dental Abscess

Chapter 14 Intraoral Anesthetic Techniques and Supraperiosteal Dental Nerve Block

V AIRWAY PROCEDURES

Chapter 15 Laryngoscopy: Direct, Indirect, and Flexible Fiberoptic Techniques

Chapter 16 Rapid-Sequence Intubation

Chapter 17 Endotracheal Intubation

Chapter 18 Cricothyroidotomy

VI THE CHEST

Chapter 19 Intercostal Nerve Blocks

Chapter 20 Needle Thoracentesis Procedures: Tension Pneumothorax and Pleural Effusions

Chapter 21 Insertion of a Chest Tube

VII CARDIOVASCULAR

Chapter 22 Intravenous Access Techniques

Chapter 23 Arterial Puncture: Radial, Femoral, and Brachial

Chapter 24 Pericardiocentesis

Chapter 25 Defibrillation and Emergent Cardioversion

Chapter 26 Temporary Pacing Techniques: External and Transvenous

VIII GASTROINTESTINAL

Chapter 27 Anoscopy

Chapter 28 Nasogastric Tube Placement

Chapter 29 Temporary Gastrostomy Tube Replacement with a Foley Catheter

Chapter 30 Urgent Management of Thrombosed Hemorrhoids

Chapter 31 Incision and Drainage of a Perianal Abscess

Chapter 32 Abdominal Paracentesis

Chapter 33 Peritoneal Lavage

Chapter 34 Incision and Drainage of a Pilonidal Abscess

Chapter 35 Urgent Management of Inguinal Hernia

IX GENITOURINARY

Chapter 36 Urgent Management of a Bartholin’s Abscess/Cyst, Including Word Catheter Placement

Chapter 37 Postcoital Contraception

Chapter 38 Foley Catheter Insertion

Chapter 39 Urgent Management of Phimosis and Paraphimosis

Chapter 40 Urgent Management of Priapism

Chapter 41 Suprapubic Bladder Aspiration and Placement of a Suprapubic Catheter

X THE SKIN

Chapter 42 Incision and Drainage of an Abscess

Chapter 43 Urgent Management of Minor Burns and Frostbite

Chapter 44 Repair of Lacerations

Chapter 45 Urgent Management of a Sebaceous Cyst

Chapter 46 Regional Anesthetic Techniques: Field Blocks and Peripheral Nerve Blocks

Chapter 47 Tick Removal

Chapter 48 Fishhook and Skin Foreign-Body Removal

XI MUSCULOSKELETAL

Chapter 49 Aspiration and Injection of a Joint

Chapter 50 Casting Techniques

A The Hand and Wrist

Chapter 51 Incision and Drainage of a Paronychia and Felon

Chapter 52 Urgent Management of Simple Dislocation or Fracture of a Finger

Chapter 53 Ring Removal

Chapter 54 Urgent Management of Simple Metacarpal Fractures

Chapter 55 Urgent Management of Fingertip Amputations

Chapter 56 Urgent Management of Nail and Nailbed Injuries

Chapter 57 Urgent Management of Extensor Tendon Injuries of the Hand

B The Elbow

Chapter 58 Management of a Subluxed Radial Head: Nursemaid’s Elbow

Chapter 59 Urgent Management of a Dislocated Elbow

C The Shoulder

Chapter 60 Urgent Management of a Shoulder Dislocation

D Pelvis and Hip

Chapter 61 Urgent Management of Hip Dislocation

E The Knee

Chapter 62 Urgent Management of a Dislocated Patella

F The Ankle and Foot

Chapter 63 Splinting of Ankle Injuries

Chapter 64 Urgent Management of an Ingrown Toenail

Chapter 65 Urgent Management of Simple Metatarsal Fractures

Chapter 66 Urgent Management of Simple Toe Fractures and Dislocations

XII ADVANCED PROCEDURES

Chapter 67 Lumbar Puncture

Chapter 68 Ultrasound Techniques in the Urgent Care Setting

Chapter 69 Emergent Childbirth

Chapter 70 Conscious Sedation

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SUBJECT INDEX

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