Wilderness Medicine

Manage any medical emergency you encounter in the great outdoors Every day, and people are venturing into the wilderness and extreme environmentsd many are unprepared for the dangers that come with these adventures Whether these victims are stranded on mountain tops, lost in the desert, trapped deep in the woods, or injured far out at sea, this indispensablManage any medical emergency you encounter in the great outdoors Every day, and people are venturing into the wilderness and extreme environmentsd many are unprepared for the dangers that come with these adventures Whether these victims are stranded on mountain tops, lost in the desert, trapped deep in the woods, or injured far out at sea, this indispensable resource equips rescuers and health care professionals to diagnose and treat the full range of emergencies and health problems encountered in the wilderness
Wilderness Medicine Manage any medical emergency you encounter in the great outdoors Every day and people are venturing into the wilderness and extreme environmentsd many are unprepared for the dangers that come with th

  • Title: Wilderness Medicine
  • Author: Paul S. Auerbach
  • ISBN: 9780323032285
  • Page: 141
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 1 thought on “Wilderness Medicine”

    1. I bought this while doing a wilderness medicine paper for my Travel Medicine diploma in 2016, read about 40% of it, and have kept it open as the completist in me felt I should read the rest of it before declaring it finished. However, getting back to reading general fiction after 18 months of intense study was so wonderful that I haven’t found the motivation to do so. Going back to it now, (Feb 2018) in preparation for giving a talk to my kayaking group on hypothermia, I’m reminded just how [...]

    2. Wow. It took me four months, but I finally finished it! I made a point of trying to read 1% of the book a day (Kindle), and I found it fascinating.I'm currently enrolled in a wilderness guide training program in Finland, and while this book is US oriented it's been extremely applicable.I've been extremely focused on the medical aspects of wilderness recreation since 2007, and have found this book to flesh out much of the training I've received since then, as well as approach problems from a comp [...]

    3. A great book for those who have an entire medical dispensary on hand in a wilderness survival situation. Otherwise, good for little or nothing.

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