Extreme medicine: [how exploration transformed medicine in the twentieth century]

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An anesthesiologist and NASA adviser explores how pioneering doctors and scientists have built on findings about the body's response to extreme environments and physical challenges to develop such medical innovations as open-heart surgery, skin grafts, and trauma care.
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subject_facet Adventure travel -- Health aspects, Extreme environments -- Health aspects, First aid in illness and injury, Medical / History, SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology, Space flight -- Health aspects
table_of_contents Introduction -- Ice -- Fire -- Heart -- Trauma -- Intensive care -- Water -- Orbit -- Mars -- Final frontiers.
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title Extreme medicine : [how exploration transformed medicine in the twentieth century]
title_alt Extremes
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topic Adventure travel Health aspects, Extreme environments Health aspects, First aid in illness and injury, Medical / History, SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology, Space flight Health aspects
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