In Scouting s Guide to First Aid, current Scouts, Scout alumni, and readers interested in the outdoors are provided with time tested advice on how to safely treat wilderness emergencies and seek help when needed Some practical tips include How to triage, assess, and identify medical emergencies What to include in a first aid kit for your home When to seek help for health emergencies How to safely move a sick or injured person How to perform CPR and use an automatic external defibrillator What the proper procedures are for broken bones, hypothermia, burns, and sprains And so much Since , the Boy Scouts of America has helped build the future leaders of this country by combining educational activities and lifelong values with fun The BSA is committed to training youth in responsible citizenship, character development, and self reliance through participation in a wide range of outdoor activities Knowledge , respect and enjoyment of the outdoors is an integral part of the Boy Scout experience However, accidents , injuries and illness do occur while in remote places Written by an expert in Wilderness Medicine , The Scouting Guide to Wilderness First Aid is an invaluable practical manual, covering a wide range of outdoor medical problems This book belongs in every Scout and Scoutmaster s backpack. What s not to like It s a boy scout first aid book Well Worth the money to have around in case needed Perfect for beginners preparing for the wilderness and outdoors.