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Notes for doctors and suitably trained leaders

NOTE: leaders using prescription medications must have been trained in their use by a doctor.
WARNING: these notes are not a substitute for expert advice. The author has made every effort to ensure that the information given is as accurate and up-to-date as possible. However, he is unable to accept responsibility for any loss, injury or inconvenience sustained by any person, caused by errors and omissions, or as a result of the advice and information given

Altitude illness

Altitude illness: AMS, HAPE and HACE

Notes on acetazolamide (Diamox™)

Diarrhoea protocol

Adventure travel pre-trip preparation (medical practitioners only)

Asthma

Diabetes

Diabetes - further advice

Diabetes - advice high altitude

Epilepsy

High blood pressure and heart disease

Mental illness



More useful information on these and other subjects can be found in Pocket First Aid and Wilderness Medicine, which can be ordered by emailing Treksafe.

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