SURVIVE STUDENT RESOURCE
Version 1.3 (March 2020)
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- Wilderness Medical Society
- Asthma Australia
- Allergy and Anaphylaxis Australia
- Stroke Foundation Australia
- The Heart Foundation
- The Centre for Clinical Interventions (CCI)
- The Black Dog Institute
- Wilderness Medicine Society
- The Australian Venom Research Unit
- Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy Ltd (ASCIA)
- The Asthma Foundation of Victoria
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v1.3 (March 2020)
Added the following guidelines:
- Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Treatment and Prevention of Drowning: 2019 Update
- Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for Diabetes Management
- Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Out-of-Hospital Evaluation and Treatment of Accidental Hypothermia: 2019 Update
- Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for Water Disinfection for Wilderness, International Travel, and Austere Situations
Updated the following guidelines:
- Wilderness Medical Society Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Heat Illness: 2019 Update
- Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Frostbite: 2019 Update
- Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for Spinal Cord Protection
- Wilderness Medical Society Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Acute Altitude Illness: 2019 Update