Altitude Illness: Prevention & Treatment

Descriere: Stay healthy at high heights with this pocket guide–now updated with the most current information on preparing for and adapting to altitude. Updated guidelines for people going to altitude (heights over 7,000 feet) with pre-existing health conditions such as heart conditions, diabetes, and cancer. A handy glossary and easy-to-read tables covering symptoms and signs, altitude illness, and high altitude drugs. Case studies of real situations and a question-and-answer section help readers better understand general issues about altitude and its effects, and more.

  • Autori: Stephen Bezruchka
  • Editura: Mountaineers Books
  • Anul aparitiei: 2005
  • ISBN: 9780898866858
  • Numar de pagini: 156
  • Categorie: Sports

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