Medicine for Mountaineering
The 6th edition of Medicine for Mountaineering features fully revised and expanded information to help mountaineers weather storms, animal attacks, injuries, and more. It was compiled by recognized medical professionals in the emergency response and trauma field.
- Includes a new foreword by Buck Tilton
- Updated information on reacting to wilderness accidents
- Featuring new chapters on avalanche injuries, drowning, eye disorders, medical evacuations, and lightning
- Provides expert information on prevention, diagnosis, and treatment, plus medications, medical kits, and legal and ethical considerations