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Head injury in remote areas

Head injuries are challenging for every health professional, in every place. Remote areas exacerbate this challenge. Educate yourself on basic management in two articles about severe and mild head injury.

Posted by: Pieter Simons

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SWMUK18 – On ‘expedition’ to Wales

Daan Viering shares his experience participating in the SWMUK 2018  (Student Wilderness Medicine Conference United Kingdom) in Wales!

Posted by: Marijn Sinkeldam

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Podcasts!

Are you looking for some interesting podcasts to fill in the blanks in your tight schedule and stay up to date with the latest literature in the field of expedition, wilderness, remote, and humanitarian medicine?  

Posted by: Pieter Simons

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New course: WFAM

We organise a Wilderness First Aid Mountain course on the 16th of December 2018.

Posted by: Marieke van Vessem

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MM '18 - Experience

Marlies Manders participated in the Mountain Medicine (MM) course in September 2018. She shares her experience!

Posted by: Marijn Sinkeldam

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Unique job opportunity in Botswana!

Okavango Air Rescue (OAR) is looking for a qualified Emergency Physician.

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Four Days Marches Nijmegen: walking in the heat

Today is the last day of the 102nd edition of the Nijmegen Four Days Marches. It will be a very hot day again. Which heat-related problems will the participants encounter? A guest-writing from Koen Levels, thermo-physiologist at NOC*NSF

Posted by: Marijn Sinkeldam

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Drowning

Summertime, swimming time! Drowning time? Better catch up! A brief review on drowning.

Posted by: Marijn Sinkeldam

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Nitrogen Narcosis

Raptures of the depth

Posted by: Pieter Simons

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AWLS-experience

Tom Kieffer followed the AWLS-course in April to prepare for an adventure in Malawi. An experience-story:

Posted by: Pieter Simons

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