Falcon - Wilderness First Aid 3rd Edition
For a generation, the Basic Essentials series has been as much a part of the outdoors experience as backpacks and hiking boots. Information-packed tools for the novice or handy references for the veteran, these volumes distill years of knowledge into affordable and portable books. Whether you?re planning a trip or thumbing for facts in the field, Basic Essentials books tell you what you need to know. Discover how to assemble an outdoor first-aid kit of essential items; soothe bites and stings; deal with hot and cold injuries; wrap sprains, fractures, and dislocated joints; and handle backcountry emergencies until professional medical help arrives.