The United Kingdom (UK) edition of Nancy Caroline’s Emergency Care in the Streets, Seventh Editionbuilds on the pedigree of the previous UK and United States editions of this seminal paramedic textbook. Not only is the UK Seventh Edition directly relevant to UK practice, but now it is fully referenced and in line with the new 2013 UK Ambulance Service Clinical Practice Guidelines.
With an authorship drawn from all aspects of emergency and unscheduled care, from academics to practising practitioners, the writing team have ensured that the textbook is directly relevant to current UK clinical paramedic practices.
The UK Seventh Edition is the only paramedic textbook to reference the new 2013 UK Ambulance Service Clinical Practice Guidelines. In addition, the latest advanced life support and other evidence-based guidelines have been included to ensure that evidence-based practice is advocated.
Relevance to Clinical Practice
Each chapter features a clinical case study to relate the chapter content to real-world application, thus enabling students and paramedics alike to bridge the theory-practice gap.
Since the first edition, Nancy Caroline’s Emergency Care in the Streets has been known for its clear, accessible language that provides the most effective and engaging learning experience for students. The UK Seventh Edition continues Dr. Caroline’s legacy with world-class medical content written in a manner that is relevant to today’s practice of paramedicine.
About the Author(s)
College of Paramedics
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) provides education and practice management services for orthopaedic surgeons and allied health professionals. The AAOS also serves as an advocate for improved patient care and informs the public about the science of orthopaedics. Founded at Northwestern University in 1933, the not-for-profit AAOS has grown from a small organization serving less than 500 members to the world's largest medical association of musculoskeletal specialists. The AAOS now serves about 36,000 members internationally.