Adventure Medical Kits: Marine Medicine: A Comprehensive Guide, 2nd Edition
• Prepare for marine travel
• Identify hazardous marine life
• Learn over 50 improvised techniques
• Be safe─and confident
For many sailors, Marine Medicine has been a trusted staple of emergency first-aid packages sold worldwide by Adventure Medical Kits. Now, for the first time, this comprehensive marine reference is also available to any boater, paddler, surfer, or diver who ventures out to sea.
"If you have only one book about emergency medicine in your marine library, mark it this one."
─Chuck Hawley, Chairman, US Sailing Safety at Sea Committee
Completely revised and updated by Dr. Michael E. Jacobs and Dr. Eric A. Weiss, two nationally recognized experts in emergency medicine, the new 2nd edition covers everything you need to know ro stay safe on the water.
- Fractures and Sprains
- Head, Eye, and Dental Injuries
- Hazardous Marine Life
- Submersion Injuries
- Cuts and Burns
- Heat Illnesses
- Survival and Health in a Life Raft
- Marine Communications
- Evacuations and Travel Diseases
- and much, much more