Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid 7th Edition Paperback
With Dr. William Forgey's comprehensive Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid in hand, you can recognize, assess, and treat many kinds of medical emergencies. This fully revised and updated, illustrated text is essential reading for anyone from trip leaders, guides, and search and rescue groups to EMTs, paramedics, and physicians who must provide immediate care when access to a medical facility is difficult or impossible. Learn how to survey, assess, and stabilize the victim and the medical situation, what questions to ask to gain necessary vital information, how to manage physical symptoms as well as care for wounds and orthopedic injuries and much more.
Paperback | 288 Pages
Publisher | Falcon Guides
Edition | 6th | November 6th, 2012
Language | English
ISBN-10 | 0762780703
ISBN-13 | 978-0762780709
Dimensions | 1 in. x 6 in. x 9 in.
Weight | 15.3 oz.
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