Wilderness First Aid

Provides information on how to handle common injuries and illnesses when medical care is an hour or more away. Designed for those who work or travel in remote locations, this comprehensive 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. Complies with current cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and emergency cardiovascular care (ECC) guidelines.

First Aid Text Book: Emergency Care for Remote Locations, Third Edition, includes outstanding photography and illustrations.

  • Current information on injuries and illnesses presented in an easy-to-understand format.
  • Skill sheets providing step-by-step visual reviews of procedures discussed.
  • 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.