No one is better able to handle dangerous first aid situations than the United States military. This book presents necessary skills and proven techniques that are needed in a variety of health and life threatening situations. It is now available to everyone - hunters, campers, climbers hikers and anyone else who may find themselves in the outdoors or out of touch with immediate medical help. Advice includes evaluating and treating wounds, fractures, burns, animal and insect bites and stings. There is also advice on treating exposure to toxic substances, both natural and man-made, an explanation on identifying and treating shock and more.