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Wilderness First Aid: Emergency Care in Remote LocationsAuthor: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS)
When faced with an injury or sudden illness in a remote location it is critical to know what to look for and how to respond. The sixth edition of Wilderness First Aid: Care in Remote Locations is a comprehensive guide that illustrates how to handle common injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour or more away. A must-have resources for outdoor recreationists and those who live or work in remote locations, this book includes the most current practice guidelines and assessment best practices. With an easy-to-use format, Wilderness First Aid: Emergency Care in Remote Locations, Sixth Edition will prepare you to make essential decisions and implement the appropriate procedures.
- Coverage of the latest in first aid kits and survival guidelines
- Skill Sheets that offer step-by-step explanations and visual summaries of important skills
- Flowcharts reinforce the appropriate decision-making process and appropriate procedures