Wilderness and Rescue Medicine, 6th Edition


Wilderness and Rescue Medicine covers the requisite topics from altitude illness to SCUBA and snakebites to frostbite, but the text’s most important features are the general principles that tie the content together.

The text highlights the skills and insight needed to think critically and exercise reasonable judgment at any level of medical training. Now in its sixth edition, Wilderness and Rescue Medicine reflects the collaborative wisdom of hundreds of instructors, rescue personnel, and medical practitioners combine with the latest updates in field medicine.

The content will be useful to all medical personnel, but is aimed at the Wilderness First Responder and the Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician.

Key Features:
* Case studies
* Key terms
* Tip boxes
* Wilderness Protocols: step-by-step procedures, with images, showing how to perform medical skills in the wilderness
* Ready for Review at end of each chapters


Item #: 763789206

You might also be interested in: