This book is written in very easy to read english.
Note that the emphasis of the book is on tropical medicine but is highly relevant to anyone living in a remote area where health care is distant.
Very good book to have just in case your out and have no access to a Doctor could save your life or some one else.
I purchased this book in 1995 as a "just in case" resource during world travel. Luckily, I didn't have much need for what it had to offer, and as others have mentioned,... Read morePublished 12 days ago by Cynical1
Very nice info about local "voodoo" not for medical personal , book would be great before church mission trips , was a good read but not a textbook or equal to my EMT 1... Read morePublished 13 days ago by Michael Gillespie
Great book, extremely useful information. Beats the hell out of WebMD and provides a lot of common-sense approaches to minor afflictions. Read morePublished 13 days ago by Military Male
. I do believe in "bush" medicines and this was used in Central America where I lived for many years.,. It can apply to anywhere if no medical aid is available.Published 17 days ago by Sail4b
Brilliant for the Adventurer/Traveler. Many countries avail medicines over the counter. Hmmm....if unsure about local Drs, this isca good second opinion.... Read morePublished 21 days ago by ALLISTAIR McCOY
An excellent book and must-have if serving in remote rural regions of the world.Published 23 days ago by B. Veatch
Written for the lay person. Perfect for older children and those just learning to tend to injury or illness.Published 29 days ago by ldy
This is as others have mentioned a basic health guide book for areas that have only the very basic knowledge of medical issues. Read morePublished 1 month ago by shadow