New BSA course Version for 13-15 year olds.
Wilderness First Aid: Emergency Care for Remote Locations,
Third Edition provides information on how to handle common
injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour away or
more.Designed for those who work or travel in remote locations,
thiscomprehensive guide will teach you what to look for and what to
do in the event of an emergency, and direct you to the most appropriate
type of care.
Completely revised, the Third
Edition contains updated information on first aid training
and complies with current 2010 cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)
and emergency cardiovascular care (ECC) guidelines.
The text includes:
Current information on injuries and illnesses
presented in an easy-to-understand format.
Skill sheets providing step-by-step visual reviews of
Flow charts reinforcing the decision-making process
and appropriate procedures.
Decision tables provide a concise summary of what
signs first aiders should look for and what treatment steps
they should take.
Outstanding photography and illustrations.