NOLS Wilderness Medicine

Book Description

One of the finest first aid books I've seen. --Mel Otten, M.D., Wilderness Medical Society

  • New chapters on judgment and decision-making and mental health
  • First-aid topics--patient assessment, shock, soft tissue injury, burns, fractures and dislocations, and chest, head, and abdominal injury
  • How to handle environmental problems--heat, cold, water, altitude, and poisonous plants and animals
  • About Schimelpfenig, Tod

    A wilderness educator since 1973, Tod Schimelpfenig is the curriculum director for the NOLS Wilderness Medicine Institute. He lives in Lander, Wyoming.