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Required reading

Texts include: "The Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine," fourth edition, by Ann Harwood-Nuss et al., "Emergency Medicine, A Comprehensive Study Guide," fifth edition, by Judith E Tintinalli et al., "Clinical Procedures in Emergency Medicine," third edition, by Roberts & Hedges et al., "The Radiology of Emergency Medicine," fourth edition, by John H Harris, et al.

Also: eMedicine online medical reference, UpToDate online reference and this website

Rotation reference »

Assigned Readings from Emergency Medicine References are required and available for Clerkship Students during the rotation: 

  • Acute Abdominal Pain
  • Altered Mental Status
  • Basic Resuscitation
  • Chest Pain-Cardiac or not
  • Emergency Care of Children
  • Nausea and Vomiting
  • Pediatric Fever
  • Respiratory Distress
  • Seizure
  • Septic Shock
  • Syncope
  • Trauma in Adults
  • Trauma in Children
  • Vaginal Bleeding in Pregnancy
  • Vertigo
  • Wound Care