Medicine for the Outdoors

5th Edition

The Essential Guide to Emergency Medical Procedures and First Aid

Author:

  • Paul Auerbach
  • Details

    No. of pages:
    535
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2009
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323068130
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323078726

    About the author

    Paul Auerbach

    Dr. Paul S. Auerbach, FACEP, FAWM, is the Redlich Family Professor of Surgery in the Division of Emergency Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine. He is the world's leading expert on wilderness medicine and a prolific author. He is the Editor of Wilderness Medicine, and author of Medicine for the Outdoors and Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine. Dr. Auerbach holds his MD from Duke and completed his internship at Dartmouth and residency at UCLA. He is certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. He has been recognized as a Hero of Emergency Medicine by the American College of Emergency Physicians and received the New Orleans Grand Isle Award for Science from the Academy of Underwater Arts and Sciences, the Founders Award from the Wilderness Medical Society, and the Outstanding Contribution in Education Award from the American College of Emergency Physicians, among others. Dr. Auerbach has served as a volunteer physician in Haiti, Nepal, and Guatemala.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Redlich Family Professor of Surgery, Division of Emergency Medicine, Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California