Topic - FS: Mountaineering First Aid.
| by - dollydog on - 12 Feb 2013 - user since 17/Sep/05
A Book;Mountaineering first aid,by the mountaineers,seattle.;fourth edition.(a guide to accident response,and first aid care.compiled by three medical doctors.)
chapter one;before going into the mountains;chapter 2;when a injury occurs;first aid for specific conditions;l chapter 4;short distance transfer and evacuation;chapter 5;making a plan,and carrying it out.conclusion.
paperback edition 140 pages,and light enough to carry in a rucksack. the back cover reads;this book covers treating conditions you may encounter in the wilds,from serious injuries such as dislocations and fractures to unexpected major illnesses,and weather related problems.long used as a primary resource for mountaineering first aid courses,the book now includes two new sections;treating animal bites,and stings,and first aid considerations for children
with quick-reference checklists of symptoms and procedures,recommendation on first aid kits,and equipment.
excellent used condition,asking £6 posted please.