EXPEDITION MEDICINE

REACH NEW HIGHTS. LITERALLY

Expedition Medicine is a course for doctors aiming to work as expedition medics in mountain environments. It is the corner stones from Advanced Wilderness Life Support and Diploma in Mountain Medicine mixed with our experiences from expeditions all over the world boiled down to 3 intensive days.

Next course is April 11-13 2018

Topics Covered

– Working as an expedition medic- tales from the reality
– The accurate risk assessment
– Emergencies: MARCH
– Altitude physiology
– Altitude Illness and other life-threatening conditions
– Evacuation

– Plan b: when help isn’t on the way
– Mediciation in the wilderness setting
– Group dynamics and leadership
– Legal and moral responsibility
– Hypothermia and frostbite
– Sanitation
– The subacute patient

Lectures, seminars, group discussions and scenarios

Expedition Medicin is the perfect course when dreaming isn’t enough

Price: 13.250sek
Place: Stockholm, Sweden
Date: 180411-180413
Time: 08.00-17.30
Includes:
– Literature(Auerbach’s Wilderness Medicine och Vildmarksmedicin),
– Lunch and coffee
Expedition Medic certification.