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Title:
The complete practical manual of first aid & family health : a practical sourcebook for all the family's home health and emergency first-aid needs
Author:
Fermie, Peter, author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
London : Hermes House, [2015]

©2015
Physical Description:
512 pages ; 22 cm
Summary:
A comprehensive and reliable home reference for health care and emergency advice, fully illustrated throughout. --Publisher
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Contents:
How to use the first-aid chapters -- Step-by-step first aid (1. Action at an emergency ; 2. Life-saving priorities ; 3. Children's life support ; 4. Lungs and breathing ; 5. Heart and circulation ; 6. Brian and nervous system ; 7. Other medical emergencies ; 8. Childhood problems ; 9. Wounds and bleeding ; 10. Bone and muscle injuries ; 11. Burns and scalds ; 12. Action on poisoning ; 13. First-aid kit ; 14. Complementary therapies ; 15. Keeping safe ; 16. Outdoor safety ; General rules for dealing with medical emergencies)

Family health guide -- How to use the family health chapters -- (1. Healthy living ; 2. The heart and circulation ; 3. The digestive system ; 4. The hormone system ; 5. The nervous system ; 6. The muscles and skeleton ; 7. The respiratory system ; 8. The urinary system ; 9. The reproductive system ; 10. The ears, nose and throat ; 11. The eyes ; 12. The skin ; 13. Blood and the immune system ; 14. Infectious diseases ; 15. Children's health ; 16. Caring for the terminally ill ; 17. Complementary therapies) -- Glossary.
ISBN:
9781844777655
Format :
Book