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The latest information on backcountry medicine issues and practices

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The Wilderness Medicine Newsletter is an online resource for Wilderness Medicine Care Providers. Main articles are published bi-monthly with department columns published at intervals between the main articles. Subscriptions include access to more than 160 published articles on a wide range of treatments for injuries, diseases and prevention techniques.  Become a Member

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Latest Issues

The Clinical Pharmacy in a Disaster or Austere Environment

  ISSN-1059-6518 The PRINCIPLES of CLINIC DESIGN in the DISASTER ENVIRONMENT “THE PHARMACY” The Principles of a Clinic Design in a Disaster or Austere Environment:  By Frank Hubbell, DO Finding a workable and safe space to erect the clinic. Having the supplies: ropes, tarps, cots, chairs, as well as medical equipment and medications. Establishing security […]

MEASLES – Rubeola, morbilli, English Measles

ISSN-1059-6518 Volume 28 Number 1 By Frank Hubbell, DO The reason for this article is simple: there is currently an outbreak of a highly contagious viral illness – measles. This epidemic has been going on for the past several months, with over 80 cases being reported in more than 14 states. Measles Case Study: You […]

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About Us

The Wilderness Medicine Newsletter is underwritten by
Stonehearth Open Learning Opportunities, the oldest continuously
operating school of wilderness medicine in the world. SOLO offers
comprehensive medical training including WEMT, WFR, and Wilderness First Aid.

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