Wilderness First Aid: Handling Emergencies
Lecture no. 19 from the course: Outdoor Fundamentals: Everything You Need to Know to Stay Safe
Taught by Professor Elizabeth K. Andre | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Hobby & Leisure Courses
It’s a good idea for everyone to have at least a basic understanding of wilderness first aid. The “wait-and-see” approach we might take in the front country could be deadly in the backcountry. In this first of two lectures, learn about first aid for the “big three”: circulatory, respiratory, and nervous systems.