Merchandise Details
Vertical Aid, Essential Wilderness Medicine For Climbers, Trekkers, and Mountaineers
Member Price$19.95
Non-Member Price$21.95
Merchandise Description

A climbing medicine and wilderness first aid guidebook from a team of proven experts.  Vertical Aid is the most complete guide available for managing both emergencies and chronic injuries sustained during climbs.  Researched and developed by professional heathcare providers and alpinists, the book includes helpful illustrations of common procedures and best practices, making it a practical and indispensable companion on any climbing, trekking or alpine trip.  It is replete with real-world-tested strategies, evidence-based medicine, and proven techniques.  The diverse author team combines an EMS and emergency physician, a nurse,  a physician assistant, and nurse-trainer, who together have a profound depth of climbing, educational and medical experience. 50 black and white line drawings