Printer Friendly

Wilderness EMS (online access included).

9781496349453

Wilderness EMS (online access included)

Edited by Seth C. Hawkins

Wolters Kluwer

2018

587 pages

$119.99

RA975

Focusing on the delivery of patient-centered care in the wilderness, instructors and practitioners of emergency medicine introduce many innovations to wilderness medicine, emergency medical services (EMS), and the conjoined subspecialty wilderness EMS (WEMS). They cover principles of wilderness EMS systems, managing wilderness medical conditions, and medical interface with technical rescue operations. Their topics include medico-legal considerations in wilderness EMS care, psychological first aid and stress injuries, managing diving injuries, the general management of trauma in the wilderness, and technical rescue interface: off-road vehicle and helicopter WEMS response. ([umlaut] Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)

COPYRIGHT 2017 Ringgold, Inc.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2017 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:ProtoView
Article Type:Book review
Date:Nov 1, 2017
Words:111
Previous Article:Semantic Computing.
Next Article:Biopsy Interpretation of the Central Nervous System, 2nd Edition (online access included).
Topics:

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters