Wilderness First Responder, 2nd Edition by Buck Tilton

image loading
Wilderness First Responder, 2nd Edition by Buck Tilton
Wilderness First Responder, 2nd Edition by Buck Tilton
In stock. Usually leaves the warehouse in 2-3 business days.

Wilderness First Responder is a comprehensive text for the recognition, treatment, and prevention of wilderness emergencies. It's essential reading for wilderness educators, trip leaders, guides, search and rescue groups, and anyone who works or plays far from definitive medical care.

This invaluable resource includes expert, step-by-step instructions, clear illustrations, and "Signs and Symptoms" sidebars designed to help you provide immediate care in the wilderness - whenever you are more than an hour away from an ambulance or a hospital. You'll learn how to conduct a patient assessment, improvise when ideal materials are not handy, and decide whether or not to evacuate a patient.

Features:

Learn how to assess and treat:

• Airway obstructions

• Cardiac arrest

• External and internal bleeding

• Shock

• Spine injuries

• Head injuries

• Chest injuries

• Abdominal injuries

• Fractures and dislocations

• Athletic injuries

• Soft-tissue injuries

• Cold- or heat-induced injuri es

• Altitude sickness

• Insect bites and stings

• Diabetic emergencies

• Poisoning emergencies

• Allergic reactions and anaphylaxis

and much, much more

Model Number: 0762754564
Catalog Number: 189571

Be the first person to review this item! Write an online review and share your thoughts with other customers.

Why buy from Backyard Chirper?

  1. Extraordinary Customer Service - We don't just sell bird feeders, we eat, sleep and breathe birding. Call us and a real person will answer the phone.
  2. Easy Returns for 30 Days - If your birds aren't delighted with your feeder, then neither are we. At Backyard Chirper, we offer a 30-day no-questions-asked money back guarantee.
  3. Small Business Values - There are plenty of nameless, faceless corporations out there. We're not one of them.
  4. Over 7,000 Birding Supplies in Stock - We carry a huge selection of birding gear from the world's best brands.
  5. BBB "A+" Rating - We've been a Better Business Bureau Accredited Business since 2005 with a lifetime "A+" rating.

We Birds

We’re a company built on bird lovers. When he’s not updating the blog, our director of community is out birdwatching in the mountains of Southern California. Just the slightest glimpse of a bird at one of my feeders fills me with joy. To us, birds are more than a means to sell products; birds are a way to connect with nature. Warren Sager, Owner of Backyard Chirper

Special Offers

Through September 30, take $5 off any order over $100. Use promotional code CRAZYSEPTEMBER during checkout.
Through September 30, take $20 off any order over $500. Use promotional code BIGSAVINGS during checkout.
Join our mailing list to receive giveaways, coupons & information exclusively for subscribers. Click here to join.