A Green Beret’s Guide to Emergency Medical Preparedness and natural First Aid
By Sam Coffman, paperback, 416 pages.
A comprehensive home reference on medical emergency preparedness for times when professional medical care is unavailable. Covers first-aid essentials, such as how to assess a situation and a person in need of treatment and distinguish between illness and injury, as well as how to prepare and use herbs when there is not access to conventional medical treatment. In addition, the book provides a basic introduction to herbal medicine, with detailed entries on the best herbs to use in treatment; information on disease in the body and how herbs work against it; and instructions for making herbal preparations.