This fully updated new edition of First Aid at Sea provides an easy-to-access instant guide to emergency first aid for all seafarers:
- Color coded thumb index of emergencies for quick reference
- Concise descriptions of medical conditions
- Prioritized list of treatments
- Ringbinding and waterproofed pages to withstand use at sea
"A highly practical on-board emergency tool written by doctors who sail"
"Everything you'd expect, from the CPR ration you've forgotten... to cuts, injuries, poisoning and broken bones, is here"
About the Author
Douglas Justins is an anaesthetist at St Thomas' Hospital, London.
Colin Berry is an an anaesthetist and an accomplished yachtsman, having crewed and been the medic in a Whitbread Round the World Yacht; he has also cruised and raced and served as a medical officer in the Royal Navy.