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Medicina en Zonas Silvestres NOLS

Sixth Edition

Tod Schimelpfenig - Illustrated by Joan Safford - Translated by Edith VerA³nica Luna

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

This vital resource for outdoor enthusiasts is now available for the first time in Spanish. Learn how to prevent, recognize, and treat common medical problems and to stabilize a severely ill or injured patient for evacuation.

  • The bestselling NOLS Guide
  • 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 « less more »
  • Globe Pequot Press / Stackpole Books
    Pages: 384Size: 5 1/2 x 8 1/4
    978-0-8117-1827-1 • Paperback • September 2016 • $16.95 • (£10.95)
    978-0-8117-6479-7 • eBook • September 2016 • $15.99 • (£10.95)
    Series: NOLS Library
    A wilderness educator since 1973, Tod Schimelpfenig is the curriculum director for the NOLS Wilderness Medicine Institute. He lives in Lander, Wyoming.