Happy New Year!
Thank you for reading the STDZ blog in 2019 - we'll be back in the new year with lots more mountain medicine! Here's a taste of what to expect...
Peak District Crash Sites ... Six Things You Need To Know About Suspension Trauma ... AMS - What's Going On? ... How To Be A Better Mountain Medic - Typhoid Fever ... Trekking Poles - Who Needs Them? ... Antibiotics and Arrest ... Hyponatraemia In The Hills ... Pain And Swelling After Knee Replacement ... ECMO and Hypothermia ... Walking Is Good For You ... Beating AMS With Budesonide ... Do Accidents Happen? ... "Mountains My Lab" by Jim Milledge ... What 3 Words - The Future ... Triathlon Deaths In The UK ... Lessons from the Mourne Mountains ... Everest in a Fortnight ... Asthma at Altitude ... Living With A Traumatic Brain Injury ... Adventures on Mt Kenya ... Pain In The Neck? ... Motor Neurone Disease and the Mountains ... Dengue Fever in Nepal ... Sweet Dreams - Getting The Best Rest At Altitude ... "On Belay With" John Ellerton and many more!
If this wasn't enough, we'll also bring you the latest information on jobs, publications and events. So whatever you're looking for in mountain medicine, there's a good chance you'll find it here!
Details of the 2020 BMC BMMS Hathersage Mountain Medicine Festival will be released soon! The 4 day event takes place between the 6th and 9th June - the weekend of the 6th and 7th will be a chance for the general public to learn the basics of mountain medicine whilst the 8th and 9th will be a "teaching the teachers" event aimed at guides, instructors, MRT members and health care professionals working in the mountain environment. More details to follow.
If you'd like to contribute to these posts or write your own please get in touch.
Happy New Year!
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