Since its introduction in 1986, this indispensable guide has been hailed as the definitive take-along text on the subject of outdoor medicine. This third edition has been completely revised and expanded, making it even more essential for the growing numbers enjoying outdoor activity. With more than 250 illustrations, Medicine for the Outdoors provides state-of-the-art medical procedures for just about every problem likely to be encountered in the wild. It is logically organized, easy to reference, and incredibly simple to understand.
Paul Auerbach is one of the foremost authorities on emergency medicine in the United States. Clinical Professor of Surgery in the Emergency Medicine division at Stanford University Hospital, Chief Operating Officer of Med America, and former editor of Journal of Wilderness Medicine, Auerbach is also the author of four other books. He lives in Los Altos, California.
|Publisher:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins|
|Edition description:||1st ed|