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Providing essential guidance for a myriad of circumstances and skill levels, this virtually indestructible series of pocket guides includes tips and tricks for exploring the outdoors as well as preparing for natural disasters. From studying wildlife and diverse environments to sound advice for hunting and boating enthusiasts, this collection is ideal for the everyday adventurer. Unlike bulky guidebooks, these waterproof, travel-size companions are perfect for navigating the wilderness, built to endure day hikes, fishing expeditions, and camping trips for years to come.
Giving potential victims the best chance for survival, this reference demonstrates how to identify and treat severe trauma injuries in the field. Developed in cooperation with emergency medical technicians and military medics, this guide provides the basics of first aid, how to evaluate injuries, and how to execute proper care for specific wounds.
Learn to identify and treat severe trauma injuries in the field and give victims the best chance for survival. Developed with the assistance of certified emergency medical technicians and military medics, this Duraguideand#174; provides a clear understanding of the basics of first aid, how to evaluate injuries and provide proper first aid for specific injuries. An essential reference for non-medical personnel in disaster situations, the guide is printed on waterproof paper for durability and the ideal lightweight (one ounce) reference that should be in every soldier's pack. A portion of the profit from the sale of this guide is donated to support military families through the Sierra Club's Military and Families of Veterans Initiative. Made in the USA.
About the Author
James Kavanagh is the author of more than 300 pocket guides on nature, science, travel, and languages. He lives in Phoenix, Arizona.
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