Paramedic : On the Front Lines of Medicine (Paperback)

Author: Canning, Peter

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In a graphic, first-person narrative, a paramedic describes life in the front lines of emergency medicine, detailing his training, his real-world experiences in the field, the lives he has saved and lost, and the men and women with whom he works. Reprint. *Author: Canning, Peter *Subtitle: On the Front Lines of Medicine *Publication Date: 1998/11/01 *Number of Pages: 351 *Binding Type: Paperback *Language: English *Depth: 1.00 *Width: 4.00 *Height: 6.75

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Publisher Ivy Books
Mfg Part# 9780804116145
SKU 30401985
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0804116148
Release Date 11/1/1998
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"Canning's vignettes, brisk if not always elegant, are elevated by the perspective he brings."
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Editors Note In this unforgettable, dramatic account of one mans experience as an EMT, Peter Canning relives the nerve-racking seconds that can mean the difference between a patients death and survival, as Canning struggles to make the right call, dispense the right medication, or keep a patient's heart beating long enough to reach the hospital. As Canning tells his graphic, gripping war stories--of the lives he saved and lost; of the fear, the nightmares, and the constant adrenaline-pumping thrill of action--we come away with an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a hero.
Editors Note 1 In this dramatic account of one man's experience as an EMT, Peter Canning relives the nerve-racking seconds that can mean the difference between a patient's death and survival, as Canning struggles to make the right call, dispense the right medication, or keep a patient's heart beating long enough to reach the hospital.
Editors Note 2 In this unforgettable, dramatic account of one man's experience as an EMT, Peter Canning relives the nerve-racking seconds that can mean the difference between a patient's death and survival, as Canning struggles to make the right call, dispense the right medication, or keep a patient's heart beating long enough to reach the hospital. As Canning tells his graphic, gripping war stories--of the lives he saved and lost; of the fear, the nightmares, and the constant adrenaline-pumping thrill of action--we come away with an unforgettable portrait of what it means to be a hero.
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