Aimed at Foundation Programme trainees and for trainees in medicine, surgery, anaesthesia and emergency medicine - people who deal with acutely ill adults. Foundation Programme trainers, final year medical students and nursing staff working in critical care areas will also find this resource extremely useful.
The principles of acute care are explained simply yet comprehensively.
Helps you understand what you need to do and why.
Has been designed out of a passion to explain in simple terms "everything you really need to know but no one told you" about the recognition and management of a sick adult.
Usage of case histories and mini tutorials summarising the evidence and current practice is intended to stimulate thought, and clarify the subject.
Topics are designed to be read by individuals or used for group tutorials in acute care.