Shock

“SHOCK” is one of those terms that has a very precise medical definition, but is thrown around imprecisely in casual…

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The Bite That Kills

Adirondoc – 2018, January/February There are few diseases diseases as uniformly fatal as rabies. Although very aggressive symptomatic treatment has…

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Cleaning Cuts

Skin lacerations are common backcountry mishaps. Most of the time, they are trivial, and heal well themselves. I have discussed…

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