Fully authorised first aid guide, this book is used as the official training manual for the UK's leading first aid organisations' courses, St John Ambulance, St Andrew’s First Aid and the British Red Cross. This new edition features guidance on first aid in pandemic conditions, what to do in a terrorist incident, the latest guidelines on resuscitation, and delivering first aid for a mental health crisis.
Illustrations have been redrawn in the simplest, clearest style to focus on the vital information. Find out how to treat over 100 different conditions from splinters and sprained ankles to unresponsive casualties, and how to use essential equipment. Step-by-step photography, all shot in-situ to reflect real-life issues, shows you what to do in any emergency.