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Wilderness Medical Society Anthology

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Published by Wasteland Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Holistic Medicine,
  • Alternative Medicine,
  • Medical / Alternative Medicine,
  • Medical-Holistic Medicine,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsPaul, S. Auerbach (Foreword), George, W. Rodway (Editor), Robert, Norris (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages132
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12504906M
    ISBN 10160047053X
    ISBN 109781600470530

    The Wilderness First Aid courses are hands-on, experiential format providing students with the skills and confidence for making remote medical care decisions. WFA is ideal for climbers, scramblers and other outdoor recreation enthusiasts who either work or play away from definitive medical . Wilderness First Aid (WFA) is one of the most intense and comprehensive first aid courses available to those with no medical background. This course is based on Wilderness Medical Society Guidelines and medical best practices and consists of all thirty-three lectures, demonstrations, videos and slides found in the traditional, onsite, two-day.


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Wilderness Medicine, Beyond First Aid, 6th Ed () By William W. Forgey, M.D. This illustrated text is essential reading for anyone from trip leaders, guides, and search and rescue groups to EMTs, paramedics, and physicians who must provide immediate care when access to a medical facility is difficult or impossible.

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The Wilderness Medical Society (WMS) is a US-based international non-profit organisation devoted to wilderness medicine education and research.

The WMS produces the peer-reviewed Wilderness and Environmental Medicine Journal as. Veteran outdoors author William W. Forgey, MD, is a full-time practitioner of family medicine and is also a member of the board of trustees of the International Association for Medical Assistance to Travelers, a fellow of the Explorers Club, and a past president of the Wilderness Medical Society.

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Gilbert Preston, M.D., wrote the Falcon Guides book on wilderness first aid. Preston has backpacked, fished and trekked from the Canyonlands of the American southwest to the mountains of Idaho, Montana, Wyoming and Utah. Preston is a member of the Wilderness Medical Society and the Montana Medical Society.

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Preston is a former Research Associate at the National Institutes of Health Bethesda, where he studied the role. To write my book, I purchased textbooks from all of the major Wilderness Medical Schools and publications from the Wilderness Medical Society.

From those books, - thousands of pages of text - I created 40 Wilderness First Aid patient care checklists. I then converted those checklists into easy to understand “medical algorithms”. Positions Held. Past- President, International Society of Travel ISTM is the preeminent international organization dedicated to travel medicine, with over members in 85 countries.

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