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Patrick Brighton, M.D.
130 pages (November 2005); 2.9MB downloadMenasha Ridge Press
; ISBN: 978-0897326407
Covering everything from head trauma to poison ivy, Hikers' and Backpackers' Guide to Treating Medical Emergencies presents information that will enable trekkers to recognize and treat whatever illness or injury they may encounter on the trail. Whether day hiking or backpacking, the guide is an essential tool for the trail.
John Stanley, The Arizona Republic, March, 2006
"The little guidebook is a handy reference to treating just about every problem you can imagine encountering on the trail."
Bookwatch, September 2006
"... essential for any who would cultivate safety in the wilderness ... value on the trail is especially notable."
About the Author
With wife, Kimberley, Patrick Brighton is active in many outdoor activities including mountain biking, ice/rock climbing, and kayaking. He works part-time as a general surgeon and full time building his house out of old tires. He resides in Ridgway, Colorado.