Publisher: US Army Medical Department 2002
Number of pages: 224
This manual meets the first aid training needs of individual service members. Because medical personnel will not always be readily available, the nonmedical service members must rely heavily on their own skills and knowledge of life-sustaining methods to survive on the integrated battlefield.
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The book covers all topics required for a standard first aid course: primary assessment and CPR, legal aspects of first aid, circulatory emergencies, respiratory emergencies, internal injuries, chest injuries and internal bleeding, burns, seizures.
by Dan Wolfe - Smashwords
This handbook is designed to provide concise information regarding management of patients in austere environments. This work is a 'quick reference' and is not meant to provide detailed discussions of physiological events.
by Jon Dallimore - Preppers
This text about injuries on expeditions covers the following topics: Approach to the injured casualty; Resuscitation; Disorders of consciousness; Wound care; Wound infections; Burns; Bone and joint problems; Pain management.
by Kimberley Chawla - Smashwords
Do's, Don'ts and handy practical tips in the absence of medical aid make this manual an absolutely essential part of a person's home. Easy to read, bulleted points and basic to do charts throughout the manual makes access to knowledge quick and easy.