Ditch Medicine Advanced Field Procedures for Emergencies

Discussion in 'Survival Medicine' started by GrandpaDave, Oct 14, 2011.

  1. GrandpaDave

    GrandpaDave Monkey++

    I didnt see this posted anywhere...
    but there is a great little e-book on the subject of medicine...
    Ditch Medicine : Advanced Field Procedures for Emergencies

    Edit to add... dont look at me... I'll hold the book open for ya... but I'm to squeamish to do much more

    you can get your copy here
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  2. ozarkgoatman

    ozarkgoatman Resident goat herder

    Typical Marine shoot at them no problem, cut them with a knife no problem, pull out a needle and they get weak in the knees. ;)

    All seriousness aside it looks like a really good book, thanks for posting it.

  3. GrandpaDave

    GrandpaDave Monkey++

    you ain't kidding there buddy...
    whenever they have to take blood I turn my head and look away...

    in fact when I had my gallbladder out last March... if someone told me they would put a catheter in my you know what... I( would have run right out of that hospital :D
  4. ozarkgoatman

    ozarkgoatman Resident goat herder

    Yea that ain't no fun at alllllllllllll

  5. chelloveck

    chelloveck Diabolus Causidicus

    Ah urethral catheters.....

    My least favourite memories of hospitalisation....It gave me some appreciation for what it might have been like to have been ministered by the likes of Vlad the Impaler!
  6. jollyrodger13

    jollyrodger13 ready for action

    sorry but could not find book on this site, i looked & looked but all they had were other sites selling something?!?:(
  7. DKR

    DKR Raconteur of the first stripe

    Have some pity on the poor medtech that emplaced the damn thing - placing a foley catheter. is tricky to do correctly.

    Glad to hear to got out in one piece, so as to speak.
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