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Wilderness & Survival Medicine By Chris Breen & Dr Craig Ellis
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Life is uncertain, people who are involved in survival situations, disasters and accidents are often unprepared both in knowledge and supplies. This book is intended to give you grounding in medical... More > care and encourage you to prepare supplies suitable to your level of knowledge and likely situations you may encounter. The aim of this work is to provide the lay person with the knowledge and skills to deal with a variety of medical conditions and traumatic injuries usually dealt with by Health Care Professionals. Equipment, medical supplies and initial first aid treatment is covered, if the injury or illness would benefit from more advanced measures then these are detailed as well as any skills needed to carry them out. We will also look at aftercare and the limitations of care without the benefit of a modern health service. Easy to understand text, together with many photos and illustrations.< Less
Wilderness and Survival Medicine By Chris Breen & Dr Craig Ellis
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Life is uncertain, people who are involved in survival situations, disasters and accidents are often unprepared both in knowledge and supplies. This book is intended to give you grounding in medical... More > care and encourage you to prepare supplies suitable to your level of knowledge and likely situations you may encounter. The aim of this work is to provide the lay person with the knowledge and skills to deal with a variety of medical conditions and traumatic injuries usually dealt with by Health Care Professionals. Equipment, medical supplies and initial first aid treatment is covered, if the injury or illness would benefit from more advanced measures then these are detailed as well as any skills needed to carry them out. We will also look at aftercare and the limitations of care without the benefit of a modern health service. December 2011 Edition< Less
Wilderness and Survival Medicine 2014 By Chris Breen & Dr Craig Ellis
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This 2nd Edition contains a wealth of new material and 46 expanded chapters including Information on Minor Injuries and Illness, Lifesaving Surgery, Environmental Problems and Tactical Considerations... More > Life is uncertain, people who are involved in survival situations, disasters and accidents are often unprepared both in knowledge and supplies.It is hoped it will be useful to those who partake in extreme and wilderness sports and activities as well as those who are interested in survivalism and preparedness. Chris Breen is an Emergency Nurse Practitioner who served with the RAMC, a Paramedic and Clinical Tutor with additional qualifications in Trauma and Remote Medicine. Craig Ellis is a Medical doctor who trained as a Specialist Emergency Physician. He has a special interest in austere medicine and medical practice during prolonged disasters. He has both worked and taught austere medical practice.< Less
The CWS Wilderness First Responder Workbook By The Center for Wilderness Safety
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The CWS Wilderness First Responder Workbook is used by students taking Wilderness First Responder through The Center for Wilderness Safety. For more information on the Wilderness First Responder... More > course offered through The Center for Wilderness Safety, please visit www.wildsafe.org/WFR or call (888) 945-3402.< Less
The CWS Wilderness First Responder Workbook By The Center for Wilderness Safety
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The CWS Wilderness First Responder Workbook is used by students taking Wilderness First Responder through The Center for Wilderness Safety. For more information on the Wilderness First Responder... More > course offered through The Center for Wilderness Safety, please visit www.wildsafe.org/WFR or call (888) 945-3402.< Less
The Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness First Aid By Clifton Castleman, WEMT
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The Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness First Aid provides both basic and in-depth information on how to recognize, treat, and manage common injuries and illnesses when professional emergency medical... More > care is an hour away or more. This comprehensive guide will teach you what to look for, what to do in the event of an emergency, and direct you to the most appropriate type of care. This book is great for anyone who works, travels or plays in the great outdoors, and is highly recommended for Scouts, adult leaders, Search & Rescue professionals, outdoor educators, adventure guides and even weekend warriors.< Less
Survival Disaster and Tactical Medicine By Chris Breen
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THIS TITLE HAS BEEN REPLACED BY WILDERNESS AND SURVIVAL MEDICINE WHICH CONTAINS ALL PRIOR CONTENT AND MUCH MORE.
Wilderness First Aid - A Pocket Field Guide By Clifton Castleman, WEMT, Phil W. Gardner, II
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Virtually every method of handling an injury or illness in a wilderness context is different from what you would expect in an urban environment. The remoteness from civilization, the lack of readily... More > available medical assistance, the difficulty of having to handle serious injuries on your own – often for many hours or potentially even days – can be extremely daunting if you are not prepared. This handy pocket field guide is designed to help identify, manage (and treat) and when possible, prevent common injuries and illnesses in the field.< Less
The Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness First Aid - What to Do When You Can't Call 911 By Clifton Castleman, WEMT
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The Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness First Aid - What to Do When You Can't Call 911 provides both basic and in-depth information on how to recognize, treat, and manage common injuries and illnesses... More > when professional emergency medical care is an hour away or more. This comprehensive guide will teach you what to look for, what to do in the event of an emergency, and direct you to the most appropriate type of care. This book is great for anyone who works, travels or plays in the great outdoors, and is highly recommended for Scouts, adult leaders, Search & Rescue professionals, outdoor educators, adventure guides and even weekend warriors.< Less
Bitter Fish By Benjamin Thomas
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Bitter Fish is a colorful, cynical, and very real tale of one man's search for meaning. Thomas's characters are open and outspoken with their (sometimes extreme) opinions, which gives the reader... More > plenty of room to let the ideas in and bounce around. The main character is an outdoors enthusiast and computer programmer recovering from a painful divorce, who goes to Africa and encounters a witch doctor that changes his life. When modern medicine can't cure him, he finds answers in the lifestyle of a new-found friend surviving alone in the wilds of the Ozark mountains.< Less