Treat the Cause, Not the Symptom
Lecture 8 of 24Downloadable Audiobook - 2015
This Lecture: Definitive emergency care requires, first and foremost, a diagnosis. Visit a community emergency department that shares space with an urgent care center, and learn how patients like a 2-year-old with a persistent cough and a 49-year-old with a stuffy nose illustrate the importance of treating the cause - not the symptoms. The Course: In Dr. Benaroch's 24 lectures, experience for yourself the high-stakes drama and medical insights of life in an everyday emergency department: the most intense department in any hospital and home to the kind of split-second decision making, troubleshooting, and detective work that can make the difference between a patient's life and death. All Lectures: 1. Triage in Emergency Medicine 2. Emergency Medicine Means Thinking Fast 3. Emergency Medicine Means Thinking Again 4. The Story Is the Diagnosis 5. Hidden Clues in the Emergency Department 6. Treat the Patient, Treat the Family 7. Chest Pain 8. Treat the Cause, Not the Symptom 9. Who Needs the Emergency Department? 10. Altered Mental Status 11. Simple Symptoms, Serious Illness 12. In an Emergency, Protect Yourself First 13. Treating Insect and Animal Bites 14. The Missing Piece in an Emergency Diagnosis 15. Healthy Paranoia in Emergency Medicine 16. Fever: Friend or Foe 17. Always Treat Pain 18. An Ounce of Prevention 19. The Big Picture in Emergency Medicine 20. Is Exercise Good for Your Health? 21. Stay Safe in the Emergency Department 22. Emergency Medicine for Travelers 23. Emergency Medicine Lessons from the Past 24. Lessons from the Emergency Department
Publisher: [United States]: The Great Courses, 2015.
Branch Call Number: eAudiobook hoopla
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (30 min.)) : digital. digital,digital recording data file
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