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  • Ten Feet Tall and Not Quite Bulletproof

    Drug Busts and Helicopter Rescues – One Cop's Extraordinary True Story

    by Cameron Hardiman

    Cameron Hardiman lived a life most young boys could only dream of. Every morning he put on a navy blue police flight suit, grabbed his flight helmet, and prepared to work on the police helicopter. He could be called to anything during a shift, to search for a missing child, to pull an injured driver from a wrecked car, or a dangerous sea rescue.He saw his fair share of trauma and dealt with it ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Gap

    A paramedic’s summer on the edge

    by Benjamin Gilmour

    In this riveting memoir, Gilmour recounts the call-outs that summer: some dangerous, some gruesome, some downright ridiculous. And we meet fellow paramedic Tom who, they say, can get a laugh out of everyone except the dead. As the city heats up that summer, however, even Tom begins to lose his sense of humour. People are unravelling – and Benjamin and Tom are no exception.The Gap is a vivid ... Read more

    $13.99 AUD

  • Snowflakes Over Bay Tree Terrace

    A warm, uplifting, feel-good novel for 2021

    by Fay Keenan

    series Willowbury #2
    As the snowflakes fall, new love blossoms...When teacher Florence Ashton receives a surprise inheritance, she decides to make the life-changing decision to up sticks to the charming town of Willowbury in Somerset. With a new house and a new job, she’s too busy putting down roots to think about love.Air Ambulance pilot Sam Ellis is definitely not looking for romance either, especially not on his ... Read more

    $5.99 AUD

  • Emergency Response

    Life, Death and Helicopters

    by Dave Greenberg

    Stories from a life spent in the emergency services - true tales of rescue and adventure. When Dave Greenberg was just 13 years old, he saved a life for the first time, using CPR. He already knew that he wanted to spend his life helping others in times of crisis, and that harrowing event on a city footpath only confirmed this desire. He went on to spend 25 years working with Life Flight – the ... Read more

    $0.99 AUD

  • Nee Naw

    Real Life Dispatches From Ambulance Control

    by Suzi Brent

    Suzi: "Ambulance service, what's the problem?"Caller: "Help! My baby's not breathing!"When you dial 999 for an ambulance, Suzi's could be the voice you hear on the other end of the phone. Working in one of the country's busiest control rooms, it is her job to stay on the phone until the ambulance arrives, and to give instructions that could save your life.From taking the first calls after the ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • How to be a Paramedic: Insights from Practical Experience

    by Christian Harch

    How to be a Paramedic is a practical guide to pre-hospital care. It offers novice and student paramedics valuable insight into the professional paramedic role, and experienced paramedics a source of revision and critical reflection on their paramedic practice. The manual complements the Paramedic Project online audiovisual resources freely available on social media. Author Christian Harch is an ... Read more

    $15.00 AUD

  • Confessions of a Trauma Junkie

    My Life as a Nurse Paramedic

    by Sherry Jones Mayo

    series Reflections of America
    Ride in the back of the ambulance with Sherry Jones MayoShare the innermost feelings of emergency services workers as they encounter trauma, tragedy, redemption, and even a little humor. Sherry Jones Mayo has been an Emergency Medical Technician, Emergerncy Room Nurse, and an on-scene critical incident debriefer for Hurricane Katrina. Most people who have observed or experienced physical, mental ... Read more

    $10.68 AUD

  • Paediatric Nursing in Australia

    Principles for Practice

    by Jennifer Fraser and 3 more

    The second edition of Paediatric Nursing in Australia: Principles for Practice brings the important care of the child and young person to life, by equipping students with essential knowledge and skills to become informed and capable partners in the nursing care of children, young people and their families across a variety of clinical and community settings. The text develops students' critical ... Read more

    $52.35 AUD

  • The Heat of the Moment

    A Firefighter’s Stories of Life and Death Decisions

    by Dr Sabrina Cohen-Hatton

    'An inspirational memoir from an extraordinary woman . . . A humbling, jaw-dropping read' Viv Groskop'This book will change the way you think. Forever' CosmopolitanDr Sabrina Cohen-Hatton has been a firefighter for eighteen years. She decides which of her colleagues rush into a burning building and how they confront the blaze. She makes the call to evacuate if she believes the options have been ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • Cases in Pre-hospital and Retrieval Medicine

    by Dan Ellis and 15 more

    Cases in Pre-hospital and Retrieval Medicine is a supplementary case book with a self directed approach, designed to complement core texts such as Cameron, or Sanders.The book focuses on the principles of PHC and Retrieval medicine and the continuum of care of the critically injured trauma patient in the field. It is case based and uses real pre-hospital and retrieval situations, presented in ... Read more

    $128.58 AUD

  • Paramedic Principles and Practice ANZ - E-Book

    A Clinical Reasoning Approach

    by Kathryn Eastwood and 18 more

    Paramedic Principles and Practice ANZ: A clinical reasoning approach explores the principles of clinical practice for paramedics working in Australia and New Zealand today. The text is an invaluable resource for both students and paramedics working in the emergency environment where critical decisions must be made quickly and confidently.Organised into three sections - Paramedic Principles, ... Read more

    $122.31 AUD

  • Rescue 194

    by P.O. Aircrewman Jay O'Donnell QGM and 1 more

    'The sky had gone: in its place was a wall of water, white horses on the top, readying itself to fall on me.'What kind of man throws himself out of a helicopter in a storm?Or dangles by a thread over mountainous waves?Or strikes a panicking sailor to save his life?Aircrewman Jay O'Donnell, a former Royal Navy Search and Rescue diver, has seen - and lived - it all. Scrambled at a moment's notice, ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Retrieval Medicine

    by Dr. Charlotte Evans and 3 more

    series Oxford Specialist Handbooks
    Retrieval Medicine is a core, concise and practical text covering the complex clinical and logistical problems experienced in the retrieval environment. Focusing on evidence-based management and clear clinical guidance, this easily portable handbook provides a comprehensive and accessible guide to this growing field for all health professionals involved in the retrieval and transfer of critically ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD

  • Traumatic Incident Reduction and Critical Incident Stress Management

    A Synergistic Approach

    by Victor R. Volkman and 1 more

    series TIR Applications
    From the Foreword:TIR offers an opportunity for the members of a CISM team to deal with any accumulated emotional baggage that their involvement in crisis-intervention has created. Training in TIR adds another tool to the toolkit of crisis-intervention techniques and enables peer-support to ad-dress an extended range of crisis-reactions, even those that might justify a clinical diagnosis. If ... Read more

    $9.14 AUD

  • Assessment Skills For Paramedics

    by Amanda Blaber and 1 more

    This is book, for both the student paramedic and qualified paramedic, provides key information on the appropriate assessment skills needed when attending an emergency call. This book is a more accessible and concise alternative or supplement to the encyclopedias available for use on the job and perfect for exam revision. ... Read more

    $60.82 AUD

  • ACLS Study Guide

    by Barbara J Aehlert

    Reflecting the 2010 Emergency Cardiovascular Care guidelines, ACLS Study Guide, 4th Edition offers a complete, full-color overview of advanced cardiovascular life support. An easy-to-read approach covers everything from airway management and rhythms and their management to electrical therapy, acute coronary syndromes, and acute stroke. In addition to the latest ACLS treatment algorithms, this ... Read more

    $48.39 AUD

  • More Confessions of a Trauma Junkie

    My Life as a Nurse Paramedic

    by Sherry Jones Mayo and 1 more

    series Reflections of America
    More True Stories from EMS and the ERMore Confessions shares the raw and honest feelings of emergency service professionals through true 'story behind the story' revelations. Disclosing experiences from both sides of the gurney, Sherry and other EMS, ER, paramilitary, and firefighter responders walk you along their fragile line of sanity. Using humor as a life raft during perfect storms, workers ... Read more

    $7.60 AUD

  • Applied Paramedic Law and Ethics

    Australia and New Zealand

    by Ruth Townsend and 3 more

    A fundamental local law text for undergraduate paramedics in Australia and New Zealand.Applied Paramedic Law and Ethics Australia and New Zealand is the first of its kind to bring together legal and ethical concepts specifically for the Australian and New Zealand paramedic profession.An indispensable guide for student paramedics, Applied Paramedic Law and Ethics Australia and New Zealand promotes ... Read more

    $93.93 AUD

  • Prehospital Practice Volume 3 First edition

    From classroom to paramedic practice

    by Jeff Kenneally and 1 more

    This is the third volume in a series of easy to read text books intended for paramedics and other responders to prehospital medical and traumatic emergencies. Each chapter focuses on a different yet common medical or traumatic emergency situation.They begin case study based and create a real situation that may be encountered. They then link the theory of why patients present as they do in each ... Read more

    $17.59 AUD

  • Confessions of an Air Ambulance Doctor

    by Dr Tony Bleetman

    Note to customers: This book is also available under the title "You Can't Park There!: The Highs and Lows of an Air Ambulance Doctor".'People get into this work for "the juice", meaning the adrenaline rush, but they don't tell you about the other juices - the mud, blood, snot and grot.'Confessions of an Air Ambulance Doctor is the first ever behind-the-scenes account of life onboard an air ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • Out of the Crucible: How the US Military Transformed Combat Casualty Care in Iraq and Afghanistan

    How the US Military Transformed Combat Casualty Care in Iraq and Afghanistan

    by Dr. Arthur L. Kellermann and 6 more

    series Textbooks of Military Medicine #109
    Out of the Crucible: How the U.S. Military Transformed Combat Casualty Care in Iraq and Afghanistan edited by Arthur L. Kellermann, MD and MPH, and Eric Elster, MD is now available by the US Army, Borden Institute. This comprehensive resource, part of the renowned Textbooks of Military Medicine series, documents one of the most extraordinary achievements in the history of American medicine – the ... Read more

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  • The Good, The Bad & The Ugly Paramedic

    GBU Paramedic, #2

    by Tammie Bullard

    series GBU Paramedic #2
    Are you still the paramedic that you hoped to be on your first day in an ambulance?Do you find yourself questioning any action or inaction at the end of some shifts?Would your patient care be good enough for your own family in their time of need?In the current climate of increasing prehospital demand, it is more important than ever for paramedics to demonstrate optimum skill, safety and ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Emergency Laughter

    Stories of Humor Inside Ambulances and Operating Rooms

    by Mike Cyra

    series Emergency Laughter #2
    Mike Cyra takes us on another hilarious grand tour of the strange medical humor in the real-life world of emergency medicine and surgery. Whether he’s assisting trauma surgeons who are singing “Take me out to the ballgame” while removing a well-placed iconic symbol of America’s greatest past time, learning how fast he can run after being shot at by an angry couple who called for an ambulance, ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • Pocket Guide for Huszar's Basic Dysrhythmias and Acute Coronary Syndromes

    Interpretation and Management

    by Keith Wesley

    Pocket Guide for Huszar's Basic Dysrhythmias and Acute Coronary Syndromes ... Read more

    $38.71 AUD