Wilderness Medicine eBook ´ Beyond First Aid Read

ePub Ý Beyond First Aid ☆ M.D. Forgey, William W.

Wilderness Medicine Beyond First AidNow 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 Youll learn vital skills such asHow to survey assess and stabilize the victim and the medical situationHow to manage physical symptomsWhat uestions to ask to gain necessary vital informationHow to care for woundsand orthopedic injuries and much 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 I had the 6th edition which was great and I was pleased to find out that there was a newer 7th edition I used the list of medicines to show my doctor to get prescriptions he said the list was very complete and saved a lot of timeeffort determining what to prescribe We will be on an extended multiyear cruise in very remote ares which necessitates being prepared for medical situations this book is great for that

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Wilderness Medicine eBook ´ Beyond First Aid Read ☆ ❰Epub❯ ➞ Wilderness Medicine: Beyond First Aid Author M.D. Forgey, William W. – Danpashley.co.uk 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 parameNow 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 Youll learn vital skills such asHow to survey assess and stabilize the victim and the medical situationHow to manage physical symptomsWhat uestions to ask to gain necessary vital informationHow to care for woundsand orthopedic injuries and much 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 This is the sevent edition of Dr Forgey's book and is the third edition I have owned Dr Forgey's book should have a place on the bookshelf of anyone interested in practical prehospital first aid and medical treatment in wilderness or disastersurvival situations While Dr Forgey does provide meaningful explanation of many injuries and conditions his primary focus is on the correct diagnosis and treatment of injuries and conditions at least to the extent possible under austere conditions The Seventh Edition does contain enough new information and edits to old sections to be worth buying if you have the last edition Finally while this book would serve well as a single reference or source of information I recommend anyone seriously interested combine it with two other books first either the WMSAAOS Wilderness First Aid Emergency Care in Remote Locations or NOLS Wilderness Medicine and Auerbach's Medicine for the Outdoors Dr Forgey's book is in between these books The WMS and NOLS books give a better foundation than Forgey does for patient assessment Forgey however takes the range of conditions and injuries and the depth of treatment beyond either of them Auerbach provides a much deeper dive and is a useful backup of knowledge for all of the mentioned books Finally the other book worth mentioning is Medicine for Mountaineeringthe latest edition of which is now somewhat dated but which does provide depth and excellent discussions of the mechanism of injury or disease process in addition to treatment FWIW in preparation for a recent WFR certification I read this book and the WMS book and I found the preparation made the class much easier

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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 Youll learn vital skills such asHow to survey assess and stabilize the victim and the medical situationHow to manage physical symptomsWhat uestions to ask to gain necessary vital informationHow to care for woundsand orthopedic injuries and much 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 This is an excellent resource for anyone trying to enhance their first aid skills in the field or during travel So much is covered in this reference than any of the other first aid books I have read or reviewed This is TRUE PRACTICAL FIRST AID This is not a read once and put it away reference I have read several sections of this book several times and get something new every time Thanks Doc for taking the time to put together such a robust reference