First Aid: A Pocket Guide, 4th Ed.

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Christopher Van Tilburg
The Mountaineers Books, 2001 - First aid in illness and injury - 46 pages
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The 4th Edition is so much better than editions 1-3. This book finally concludes the plot and makes up for the previous books lackluster and static characters.

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Contents

Introduction
5
The FirstAid Kit
8
General Procedures for Accident Response
9
Major Trauma
13
Bleeding
14
Head Injuries
16
Spine Injuries
17
Shock
18
Frostbite
29
Acute Mountain Sickness
30
Heat Illness
32
Heat Stroke
33
Sun Injury
34
Animal Bites and Insect Stings
35
Ticks
36
Evacuation
37

Wound Care
19
Blisters
20
Bone Muscle and Joint Injuries
21
Sprains and Strains
22
Cold Injury
27
Hypothermia
28
Evacuating Injured
38
Getting Help
39
Technical Rescue
42
Accident Report Form
44
Supplementary Reading
46
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