Wilderness and Rescue Medicine by Jeffrey Isaac, PA-C and David Johnson, MD is the primary text for upper level Wilderness Medical Associates courses. It’s systems and principles oriented approach to understanding medical problems best enables the medical officer to improvise and adapt to a wide variety of situations. The content will be appreciated by medical practitioners at all levels of training but is aimed at the Wilderness First Responder and Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician. The book is now in its sixth edition.
To those in the field...
Medical Officer, Ltd. is based in the heart of the Colorado Rockies and is an Instructor Sponsor of Wilderness Medical Associates courses in Crested Butte, Denver, Durango, Moab and beyond. We are also retailers for Conterra products and our own custom medical kits.