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Medicine for Mountaineering & Other 4TH Edition

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Publisher Comments:

-- Over 180,000 copies of previous editions sold!

-- Includes a new chapter on common medical disorders at altitude, by Peter Hackett, Tom Hornbein, and Brownie Shoene

-- Offers more thorough coverage than basic first-aid manuals

A classic since 1967, Medicine for Mountaineering starts where first-aid manuals stop. Written and edited by ten climber-physicians who specialize in various fields of medicine, this fully updated edition offers expert information on preventing, diagnosing, and treating major and minor medical emergencies in the backcountry.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780898863314
Editor:
Wilkerson, James A.
Other:
Mountaineers
Publisher:
Mountaineers Books
Location:
Seattle, Wash. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
First Aid
Subject:
Training
Subject:
Mountaineering
Subject:
Sports medicine
Subject:
Outdoor recreation
Subject:
Wilderness areas
Subject:
Mountaineering injuries
Subject:
Sports medicine -- Handbooks.
Subject:
Mountaineering -- handbooks.
Edition Number:
4th ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
t. 13
Publication Date:
c1992
Binding:
Trade Paper
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
416 p.
Dimensions:
8.50x5.51x.96 in. 1.26 lbs.

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