Medic Life Episode 18: Christmas in the Mountains

Medic Life is a video podcast for EMS Professionals that is hosted weekly by John Newton. Medic Life Episode 18: Christmas in the Mountains is dedicated to Wilderness EMS. I discussed some tips for Wilderness EMS and first aid.  Tips for preparation for day-hikes and multiday hikes: minimum gear and what to do when lost.  

~~~Become a Lifer~~~

http://www.mediclifetv.com/

~~~Resources~~~

GT Medic: "Medic Up"

Twitter: @GTMedic

~~~Links~~~

Road ID

www.roadid.com

Red Cross Pocket Guide

http://www.redcross.org/images/MEDIA_CustomProductCatalog/m4240197_WildernessRemoteFirstAid_PocketGuide.pdf

http://www.itstactical.com/survival/wilderness-medicine-and-survival-tips/

Forrest Service

http://www.fs.usda.gov/Internet/FSE_DOCUMENTS/stelprdb5435268.pdf

Hiking Guide

http://www.hikingdude.com/hiking-lost.php

Acute Mountain Sickness, HAPE/HACE

https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000133.htm

http://www.altitude.org/altitude_sickness.php

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Medic Life, ep 18