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high altitude medicine handbook

by Andrew J. Pollard

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Published by Radcliffe Medical Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mountain sickness -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Altitude, Influence of -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Adaptation (Physiology) -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Altitude Sickness -- handbooks.,
  • Altitude -- handbooks.,
  • Mountaineering -- handbooks.,
  • Travel -- handbooks.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAndrew J. Pollard, David R. Murdoch ; forewords by Sir Edmund Hillary and James S. Milledge.
    ContributionsMurdoch, David R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC103.M63 P65 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 146 p., [8] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1001786M
    ISBN 101857751582
    LC Control Number96041061

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P. Ward, J. S. Milledge, J. B. West London, UK: Arnold Publishers, US $pages, hardcover A larger format and fresh appearance mark a change to this third edition of .This chapter explores emergency medicine, including appropriate and inappropriate use of emergency departments (EDs), as well as burns, drowning, electric shock injuries, high altitude medicine, wound management, bites, stings, and foreign bodies, major trauma, the Glasgow Coma Score, trauma networks, choking, advanced trauma life support, shock in the trauma .