Fagets formål er at træne de studerendes evne til syntese af den viden, de har indhentet i de øvrige kliniske og klinisk-teoretiske discipliner i studiets forløb. Dette centreres omkring akutte patientsituationer i/uden for hospitalet.

Undervisningen tager derfor udgangspunkt i korte kasuistikker, lysbilleder og videooptagelser. Emnevalget vil blandt andet omfatte: Akutte brystsmerter, synkope, kramper, den akut febrile patient, akutte socialmedicinske problemer, akut endokrinologi, det akut syge barn samt andre emner.

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The fact that your patient gets well does not prove that your diagnosis was correct.

— Samuel J. Meltzer
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    ABC of Emergency Radiology

    With over 400 illustrations and annotated radiographs, this thoroughly revised third edition provides more images, new illustrations, and new chapters on emergency US and CT that reflect current practice. Each chapter starts with radiological anatomy, standard and then additional views, a systematic approach to interpretation (ABC approach) and followed by a review of common abnormalities.

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  • 1200 Questions to Help You Pass the Emergency Medicine

    1200 Questions to Help You Pass the Emergency Medicine

    1200 Questions to Help You Pass the Emergency Medicine Boards, Second Edition is a unique resource designed to help emergency medicine residents and physicians pass their exam on the first attempt. This review book contains 1200 questions and answers that mimic both the in-service residency exam and the board exam in emergency medicine.

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  • A Guide to Reading and Understanding the EKG

    A Guide to Reading and Understanding the EKG

    This guide will help you learn to interpret 12-lead EKG patterns. This is not a comprehensive guide to EKG interpretation, and for further reading, the Dubin textbook is the introductory book of choice. This text was developed for use by NYU School of Medicine students, but may be used by any medical teaching institution, without charge, as long as the document is not modified.

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  • A Practical Guide to the Management of Medical Emergencies

    A Practical Guide to the Management of Medical Emergencies

    This extremely popular title has become the definitive pocket guide to the management of medical emergencies for front-line hospital doctors. It provides detailed guidance on the diagnosis and treatment of all common conditions and includes a step-by-step guide to the nine most important practical procedures in acute medicine.

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  • ABC of Emergency Differential Diagnosis

    ABC of Emergency Differential Diagnosis

    A practical guide to the diagnosis and treatment of acute symptoms and conditions, the ABC of Emergency Differential Diagnosis provides a step-by-step guide to emergency differential diagnosis for non-specialists in a hospital or primary care setting. This new title in the ABC series covers the assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and management of the most common symptoms with 'walk through' diagnosis.

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  • ABC of Major Trauma, 4th Edition

    ABC of Major Trauma, 4th Edition

    Prehospital care is a growing area in medicine, and emergency treatments are becoming more sophisticated as the potential to save lives grow. The fourth edition of this ABC has been thoroughly updated and includes new chapters on nuclear and biological emergencies.

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  • ABC of Prehospital Emergency Medicine

    ABC of Prehospital Emergency Medicine

    Prehospital Emergency Medicine (PHEM) is a new and evolving field within Prehospital Care and involves the delivery of safe prehospital critical care to seriously ill or injured patients, and safe transfer to or between hospitals. It covers a broad range of medical and traumatic conditions, interventions, clinical providers and physical environments.

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  • Accident and Emergency Radiology, 2nd Edition

    Accident and Emergency Radiology, 2nd Edition

    This pocket book is written primarily for doctors with little or no experience in the accident and emergency department and who are faced with the problem of radiologic interpretation when no other help is readily at hand. The book is liberally illustrated with high quality, well-annotated radiographs which assist the reader in the interpretation of abnormal/normal radiographic appearances.

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