TITLE

The Traveler's Medical Kit

AUTHOR(S)
Thanassi, Wendy; Menon, Anil
PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Travel Medicine Advisor;Dec2007, Vol. 17 Issue 12, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the variations on the traveler's medical kit as they apply to an individual traveler. Travelers should consider carrying important documents relating to medical care for emergency purposes. Nonpregnant travelers must also bring nonprescription medications. Medical kits should include various items for traumatic wounds and injuries. Recommendations to avoid endemic diseases, including malaria and typhoid fever, are provided.
ACCESSION #
27897539

 

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