Wilderness medicine: beyond first aid

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Publisher:
Falcon,
Pub. Date:
[2017]
Language:
English
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Now fully revised and updated, Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid is essential reading for any trail user, from trip leaders and guides to EMTs and paramedics. You’ll learn vital skills, such as:
  • How to survey, assess, and stabilize the victim and the medical situation
  • How to manage physical symptoms
  • What questions to ask to gain necessary vital information
  • How to care for woundsand orthopedic injuries, and much more
Packed with useful information, Wilderness Medicine is the ultimate resource for anyone faced with providing immediate care when access to a medical facility is difficult or impossible.
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9781493027187
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subject_facet Backpacking injuries, First aid in illness and injury, Mountaineering injuries
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