Basic Illustrated Wilderness First Aid by William Forgey

By William Forgey

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Discover how to:
• gather an out of doors first-aid package of crucial items
• Soothe bites and stings
• care for cold and hot injuries
• Wrap sprains, fractures, and dislocated joints
• deal with backcountry emergencies until eventually specialist clinical support arrives

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25 Specialist Services Throughout Australia, telemedicine projects or pilot services have proven the feasibility of online techniques such as videoconferencing for the delivery of health services. However, very few have become integrated into mainstream practice. The factors that have contributed to the limited uptake of telemedicine include lack of funding, limited incentives, inconvenience and lack of coordination and support. Videoconferencing In Queensland, the health department has established a large network of about 250 videoconferencing systems.

Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare 2001; 7 (suppl. 2): 75–78. Marcin JP, Ellis J, Mawis R, et al. Using telemedicine to provide pediatric subspecialty care to children with special health care needs in an underserved rural community. Pediatrics 2004; 113: 1–6. Kopel H, Nunn K, Dossetor D. Evaluating satisfaction with a child and adolescent psychological telemedicine outreach service. Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare 2001; 7 (suppl. 2): 35–40. Elford DR, White H, St John K, et al. A prospective satisfaction study and cost analysis of a pilot child telepsychiatry service in Newfoundland.

7 Video otoscope for transmitting pictures suitable for ear, nose and throat telemedicine. ᮣ peer-reviewed journal articles (see Journal of Telemedicine and Telecare and Telemedicine Journal and e-Health). org/). Conclusion When considering telemedicine technology, do not believe what the salesmen say! Remember that the history of telemedicine is littered with the expensive carcasses of unused technology. It is almost always better to plan a modest pilot trial and expand things if it is successful than to plan a grand scheme that will almost certainly end in disaster.

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