Wilderness First Aid Field Guide
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Alton L. Thygerson, EdD, FAWM, Steven M. Thygerson, PhD, MSPH
$24.95 (Sugg. US List)
Spiral/paperback 131 Pages © 2006
The Wilderness First Aid Field Guide covers the basic medical procedures you need to prepare for in the event of an emergency while in an isolated area. Based on the latest first aid and CPR guidelines, it covers general emergency medical procedures as well as specific symptoms and accidents. This pocket sized, spiral bound, and water resistant field guide is an essential resource for anyone in a remote area. Well-organized and thorough, the Wilderness First Aid Field Guide also discusses preventative measures and responsible outdoor behavior.
Wilderness First Aid: Emergency Care for Remote Locations, Third Edition
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Wilderness Medical Society (WMS)
$29.95 (Sugg. US List)
Paperback 369 Pages © 2008
Wilderness First Aid: Emergency Care for Remote Locations, Third Edition provides information on how to handle common injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour away or more. Designed for those who work or travel in remote locations, this comprehensive guide will teach you what to look for and what to do in the event of an emergency, and direct you to the most appropriate type of care. Completely revised, the Third Edition contains updated information on first aid training and complies with current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and emergency cardiovascular care (ECC) guidelines.