Publications providing practical advice on the prevention and treatment of medical problems in challenging environments.
Oxford Handbook of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine
Chris Johnson, Sarah R. Anderson, Jon Dallimore, Shane Winser, David Warrell, Chris Imray, and James Moore (eds.).
2nd Edition, published by Oxford Univeristy Press Medical Handbooks, 2015.
848 pages, illus. Soft cover. ISBN: 978-0-19-968841-8.
A comprehensive pocket guide to expedition medicine, with practical advice for use in remote environments, and links and references to further information. Written and edited by experienced expeditioners. Suitable for doctors, paramedics, nurses, and travellers overseas.
Price £30 including UK postage and packing (add £6 for airmail to rest of world). To buy a copy please use the order form, call +44 (0)20 7591 3030, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also buy the Oxford Handbook of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine in electronic formats
for iPad and iPhone from MedHand – Mobile Libraries
for Kindle from Amazon
Winner of a 2016 British Medical Association Book Award. The nominating reviewer wrote:
“This is an exceptional book. I can honestly say that I certainly wouldn’t head out on an expedition without this book and I would question anyone who planned to do so. ....The Oxford handbook format really fits well to a book that fits in a pocket but provides the necessary information for almost any foreseeable, or unforeseeable, emergency in the wilderness
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