Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid by William W. ForgeyWilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid by William W. Forgey

Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid

byWilliam W. Forgey

Paperback | October 5, 2017

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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 wounds and 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.
Veteran outdoor author William Forgey, M.D. is engaged in the full-time practice of family medicine and is a member of the board of trustees of the International Association for Medical Assistance to Travelers, a fellow of the Explorers Club, and a past president of the Wilderness Medical Society. A former Boy Scout scoutmaster and Med...
Title:Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First AidFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:304 pages, 8.9 × 6.07 × 0.74 inShipping dimensions:8.9 × 6.07 × 0.74 inPublished:October 5, 2017Publisher:Falcon GuidesLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1493027182

ISBN - 13:9781493027187