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Expedition medicine

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Published by Fitzroy Dearborn in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Outdoor medical emergencies.,
  • First aid in illness and injury.,
  • Travel -- Health aspects.,
  • First Aid.,
  • Expeditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRoyal Geographical Society expedition medicine
    Statementedited by David Warrell and Sarah Anderson.
    ContributionsWarrell, D. A., Anderson, Sarah R., Royal Geographical Society (with The Institute of British Geographers)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC88.9.O95 E97 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 398 p. :
    Number of Pages398
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3708133M
    ISBN 101579583342
    LC Control Number2003283195

    Presents a new chapter on cruise travel to help you provide complete travel medicine advice. Provides cross references for the ISTM “body of knowledge” to specific chapters and/or passages in the book to help you prepare for the ISTM travel medicine examination. Uses a new logical organization that speeds you to the information you need. This $ fee covers the 13 hours of Category 1 CME issued by the WILDERNESS MEDICAL SOCIETY and taught by Tahoe Wilderness Medicine, LLC. Students must also book a spot on the Ice Axe Expeditions Antarctic Peninsula Adventure Cruise The sixth edition of the best-selling NOLS Wilderness Medicine includes all the key first-aid information that made previous editions so valuable, now updated throughout with the latest medical guide is used on NOLS courses to train outdoor leaders to prevent, recognize, and treat common medical problems and to stabilize severely ill or injured .


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The editors have done an excellent job of pulling together a book with coverage that is both broad and deep. The consequence is a large textbook - not one to pack in a travel bag on an expedition, but one that deserves a place on the shelf as a reference book for those who are drawn to the practice of expedition and wilderness medicine."Cited by: 5.

His background as an Emergency Department charge nurse and Nurse Practitioner led him to the field of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine, where he also works as an expedition medic and leader for various schools, charities, television production teams and private companies.

James has over 14 years experience in training in expedition by: World Extreme Medicine is the leading provider of expedition, wilderness and remote medicine training courses, providing education both here in the UK and in a number of carefully selected overseas locations.

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If you want something detailed enough as a reference, yet small enough to take with you, then the second edition of the Oxford Handbook of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine would be hard. Get this from a library. Expedition medicine. [D A Warrell; Sarah R Anderson; Royal Geographical Society (with The Institute of British Geographers);] -- Too often travel to out-of-the-way places ends in difficulties -- and most are avoidable.

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Please note that these dates are supplied by the course providers, so details may. Revised for its second edition to include the latest national and international guidelines, the Oxford Handbook of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine is the essential resource for the clinician planning to support travellers in an expedition or wilderness environment.

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This book was read in one breath. The compilation of useful information about giving health care in remote places and organizing the healthiness is one of the best I have ever read. The topics are covering from organizing the expedition to various life threatening situation, which can be faced in such places from polar planes to primeval forest /5.

Wilderness medicine, providing "vital emergency care in remote settings", is a rapidly evolving field and is of increasing importance as more people engage in hiking, climbing, kayaking and other potentially hazardous activities in the backcountry.

A primary focus of the field is the evaluation, prioritization (), preliminary treatment of acute injuries or illnesses which occur in. InDr. Peck published a book he authored, “Or Perish in the Attempt: The Hardship and Medicine of the Lewis & Clark Expedition,” which explores the medical thinking of the early s and how those beliefs played out during the explorers’ journey.

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This book is a compendium of information that will be useful to those who plan and participate in such journeys. The editors have divided their book into three sections: expedition planning, field medicine, and specific environmental settings; each section comprises chapters written by a total of 24 contributors.

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Peck’s Or Perish in the Attempt ingeniously combines the remarkable adventures of Lewis and Clark with an examination of the health problems their expedition faced. Formidable problems indeed, but the author patiently, expertly—and humorously—guides us through the medical travails of the famous journey, juxtaposing treatment then against remedy now.