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Author Graver, Dennis.

Title Aquatic rescue and safety / Dennis K. Graver.

Publication Info. Champaign, IL : Human Kinetics, [2004]


Location Call No. Status
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - Non Fiction  797.028 GRAVER    Check Shelf
Description vi, 249 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-243) and index.
Contents Introduction to Aquatic Rescue and Safety -- Drowning -- Recognition and Response -- Physiological Considerations -- Water and Body Temperature Considerations -- Heart, Lung, and Head Injuries -- Spinal Cord Injuries -- Water Sports -- Swimming Injuries -- Scuba Diving Injuries -- Watercraft-Related Submersion Injuries -- Emergency Procedures -- First Aid -- Evacuations -- Emergency Action Plans -- Legal Concerns.
Subject Aquatic sports -- Safety measures.
Athletic Injuries -- prevention & control.
Safety Management -- methods.
Note Subtitle on cover: How to recognize, respond to, and prevent water-related injuries
ISBN 0736041222 softcover
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