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_facetAdventure travel -- Health aspects
Extreme environments -- Health aspects
First aid
First aid in illness and injury
Medical / History
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology
Space flight -- Health aspects
title_displayExtreme medicine : how exploration transformed medicine in the twentieth century
title_fullExtreme medicine : [how exploration transformed medicine in the twentieth century] [electronic resource] / Kevin Fong
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First aid
First aid in illness and injury
Health aspects
Space flight