Giving Careers Education
Information Only: Roughing it - Medical Care in the Wilderness
Dr. Tom Black addresses prevention, management, and safety concerns of common medical injuries and illnesses  encountered in a wilderness setting.

Learner Objectives:
  • List the contents in a basic medical and survival kit for a wilderness experience
  • Discuss how to prevent common wilderness illnesses and injuries
  • Explain how to manage common wilderness illnesses and injuries
  • Describe specific concerns for children's safety in the wilderness
Audience: Physicians
Release Date: Tuesday, May 10, 2011
Retire Date: Saturday, May 10, 2014
Course Materials:
C. Thomas Black, MD
Pediatric Surgeon, Cook Children's

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