When you are faced with an injury or sudden illness in a remote location, it is essential to know what to look for and what to do. Wilderness First Aid: Emergency Care in Remote Locations, Fifth Edition provides a comprehensive guide to our courses. A must for outdoor recreationists and those who live or work in remote locations, this book provides information on how to handle common injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour or more away. Easy to follow, Wilderness First Aid: Emergency Care in Remote Locations is our manual of choice for our Wilderness First Aid: Emergency Care in Remote Locations course, which is provided to each student attending this training. We now offer this invauable manual for sale via our online shop here.
The Fifth Edition includes:
This text is the official collaboration between the Wilderness Medical Society, the largest membership society in the world devoted to wilderness medical issues, and the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.