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5 edition of Outdoor First-Aid found in the catalog.

Outdoor First-Aid

Robert J. Koester

Outdoor First-Aid

A Field Guide to Recognition and Treatment of Outdoor Injuries and Illnesses

by Robert J. Koester

  • 274 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Dbs Productions .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • First aid in illness and injury,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Outdoor medical emergencies,
  • First aid in illness and injur

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages98
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8677160M
    ISBN 101879471132
    ISBN 109781879471139
    OCLC/WorldCa27123741

    The Outdoor First Aid course is our most popular course. The outdoor course deals with issues involved with the long term care of casualties in a remote setting. It is often referred to as a Wilderness First Aid or a Remote First Aid. I issue this book to all my Outdoor First Aid students with terrific feedback. Read more. 4 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Mr. Kim S. Jones. out of 5 stars Expedition / Wilderness medicine. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 3 June Verified Purchase. Exped ref Read s:

      One of these 15 books just might save your life some day. Check out survival expert Tim MacWelch's roundup of the best survival books ever written.   The Surviveware brand is a trusted one that has time and time again come through for their customers. With the Surviveware Large First Aid Kit & Added Mini Kit, they have once more granted the wishes of customers the smaller bag housed medically approved items for First Aid, this one is huge! items without any dip in quality.

    Portland, ME Telephone: WILDMED Fax: Email. Wilderness first aid, or “WFA”, is a generic term that commonly refers to any training course that focuses on prevention, assessment, and treatment for an ill or injured person in a remote environment where definitive care by a physician and/or rapid transport is not readily available. This is defined as being an hour or more away from.


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This book presents the lay person with an entire assessment framework on how to treat injuries that are suffered in the field. First, the book gives you an overall Assessment mechanism for all patients and takes into account the safety of the first aid giver - something that is sometimes ignored by many first aid books (I loved that aspect of the book)/5(25).

The bulk of the book covers material typical to first aid books, with a chapter devoted to the treatment of a particular type of injury or illness. Where Outdoor First Aid shines is the inclusion of accounts of real life outdoors incidents/5(40).

Shop First-Aid Books. Remember: Safety is your responsibility. No article or video can replace the advice of a physician, nor professional instruction and experience. Make sure you’re practiced in proper techniques and safety requirements before you render first aid.

Wilderness First Aid Vs. “City” First AidAuthor: REI Staff. A page Outdoor First-Aid book containing comprehensive guidance on Outdoor First Aid. It is suitable for a range of outdoor related First Aid courses, including the Level 3 Award in Outdoor First Aid (RQF).

It also serves as an ideal post-course reference book. A page book containing comprehensive guidance on Outdoor First Aid. It is suitable for a range of outdoor related First Aid courses, including the Level 3 Award in Outdoor First Aid (RQF).

It also serves as an ideal post-course reference book. VIEW ONLINE BOOK SAMPLE. Comprehensive manual; Complements the Level 3 Outdoor First Aid courses. Outdoor First Aid will be on sale during the Emergency first aid courses geared towards the outdoors.

Alternatively the book can be purchased directly from the publisher, any good outdoor retailer or online. Copies of the book can also be purchase directly from Active First Aid.

Simply email Katherine your order and include a postal address. The bulk of the book covers material typical to first aid books, with a chapter devoted to the treatment of a particular type of injury or illness.

Where Outdoor First Aid shines is the inclusion of accounts of real life outdoors s: Content in the Wilderness and Remote First Aid Emergency Reference Guide is based on the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines and reflects the Consensus on Science for CPR and Emergency Cardiovascular Care and the Guidelines for First Aid.

Nuco Plus - Everything from First Aid Courses, Supplies, Books, Manikins, Trainers Resources, Casualty Simulation and Defibrillators at very competitive. A vital resource for outdoor enthusiasts, this book covers fundamental topics in first aid from the unique perspective of the National Outdoor Leadership School.

First-aid topics include patient assessments, shock, soft tissue injury, burns, fractures and Reviews: In an urban setting we rely on ambulance crews, paramedics, doctors and nurses to provide assistance and medical care when things go wrong. However, once you are in an outdoor location - and away from immediate help and assistance - you need a different approach.

This book is geared specifically towards first aid in the UK outdoor sports scene. The Surviveware Small first aid kit is made up of good quality supplies in a rugged case. Compact but not tiny, this kit features all the things you will need to treat small and large injuries alike.

Quality implements such as hospital-grade trauma shears, forceps, and ace bandages add to its value. Emergency First Aid at Work (EFAW), Paediatric First Aid, 1 and 2 day Outdoor First Aid courses, and Expedition First Aid. Whatever your needs, and wherever you are, we welcome group bookings.

We regularly run courses for schools, the National Trust, the Wildlife Trust, and various university environmental scientists and academics. 2-Day Outdoor First Aid Course Level 3 Outdoor First Aid: 2-day course If your assessment of First Aid needs highlights the need for qualified First Aiders in outdoor activity, then this Level 3 qualification will provide you with suitable and highly trained personnel.

Wilderness First Aid is a two-day introduction to general medical concepts and basic life support skills. It is targeted to the outdoor enthusiast on day trips or short adventures. The course is taught by professional instructors with significant patient care and backcountry experience.

Outdoor First Aid recognises that emergency situations outdoors can differ dramatically, especially when help can take a while to arrive. Being able to respond first. The latest edition of these books has surpassed "wilderness medicine," and this book is the best "first aid" text that I have seen.

It should become the standard text not just for wilderness travelers but for everyone who wants to know how to do first aid and do it s: Outdoor First Aid Book.

L3OFABOOK. £ (zero VAT) Add to Basket. Activity First Aid - Unit 2 Book. L2AFABOOK. £ (zero VAT) Add to Basket. Risk Assessment of First Aid Needs Book. RAOFANBOOK. £ (zero VAT) Add to Basket.

Paediatric First Aid Book. L3PFABOOK. £ (zero VAT) Add to Basket. Outdoor First Aid From learning to tape a sprained ankle to saving your dog's life, Backpacker has outdoor first aid guides to teach you which essentials to pack in your backcountry first aid kit and how to best use those supplies with elements of nature to quickly treat a.

The book probably has much of the first aid advice that users of wild places need, but I found its content to be overwhelming and not well suited to my particular requirements. If you're looking for a medical guide to carry with you, A Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness & Travel Medicine (Adventure Medical Kits) might be a better s:.

Advanced REC Outdoor First Aid and Incident Management for Leaders and Professionals. A unique and exciting Level 4 course that builds upon the two-day (16 hour) syllabus. This course is for leaders, instructors and coaches who want to develop their skills beyond standard outdoor first aid in the context of incident management in remote places.Emergency First Aid for the Outdoors.

Emergency First Aid for the Outdoors is a course designed for people working in the outdoors on a regular basis. It is fully recognised by all the national governing bodies and lasts for three years.

Assessment is on-going throughout the course and everyone is assessed on the crucial elements.Based on the Boy Scouts of America Wilderness First Aid Curriculum and Doctrine Guidelines, this course aligns with OSHA’s Best Practices for Workplace First Aid Training Programs. Prerequisites: Must be at least 14 years old and hold current adult CPR/AED certification.