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
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topic_facet Adventure travel, Extreme environments, First aid in illness and injury, Health aspects, Space flight