Wilderness and Rescue Medicine


Wilderness and Rescue Medicine
By Jeffrey E. Isaac, PA-C and David E. Johnson, MD
Sixth edition
Jones & Bartlett Learning, 2013
226 pages, softcover

Jeff Isaac and David Johnson’s book continues to be the last word on wilderness and rescue medicine. Now in it’s sixth printing, this comprehensive guide to specialized first-responder care has been updated to include current treatment protocols.

The text is well illustrated with photographs, drawings and tables and is extremely easy to navigate. Chapter reviews and call out boxes highlight critical material that could provide life-saving information in a crisis.

Anyone who ventures far afield on either land or sea will find this book to be an invaluable first-responder resource.

By Ocean Navigator