Complete First Aid Handbook
Over 635 colour photographs
Over 66 illustrations
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|Number of Pages||256|
|Size(mm)||297 x 228mm|
|ISBN||1 84309 934 9|
|Category||new age, health & childcare|
Includes detailed step-by-step first aid instructions
Over 700 colour photographs and artworks illustrate every situation and technique
How to treat shock, burns, exposure, bone fractures, poisoning, breathing difficulties, severe bleeding and many other situations
Deals with accidents both in and around the home, and during outdoor leisure pursuits
Case histories enable the reader to test their knowledge
How to carry out emergency life-saving procedures, apply slings, dressings, bandages and much much more
Practical Guide to First Aid is a fully illustrated, quick reference guide to preventing and dealing with accidents. It is the perfect home reference source and training guide for anyone involved with first aid. Fully illustrated with over 700 colour pictures, the book is clear, simple to use, and has an accessible, practical and east-to-use text.
The book demonstrates how to carry out emergency life-saving procedures; apply slings, dressings and bandages; treat victims – both adults and children – suffering from shock, burns, exposure, bone fractures, poisoning, breathing difficulties, and severe bleeding. Complementary therapies are also covered; making this instructive book is an invaluable addition to every home library.
Dr Pippa Keech is a trained GP whose particular areas of interest are in accident and emergency medicine as well as psychiatry. Also an experienced and enthusiastic writer, she produces regular medical articles and features, and used to work for Pulse magazine while living in London.
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