The Fundamentals kit is the popular choice for backcountry guides, medium-size groups on short outings, or small groups on extended trips. The extensive components selection includes supplies to treat a wide range of injuries, irrigate wounds, stabilize sprains and fractures, and manage illnesses. Featuring Easy Care organization, contents are organized by injury along with specific instructions enabling anyone to administer first aid quickly and confidently. Administer CPR Safely, with the kits CPR Face Shield for protected mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. Clean and Close Wounds, with included irrigation syringe and wound closure strips to clean and close wounds.
Element-Proof Storage is provided by the kits water-resistant outer zipper and urethane inner windows with -20 F/-28 C cold-crack rating. Manage Pain and Illnesses, with a wide array of medications to treat pain, inflammation, and common allergies. Provide Hospital-Quality Care, with the kits hospital-quality tools, including EMT Shears and precision forceps set the standard for backcountry medical care. Stabilize Fractures and Sprains, kit has flexible Support Splint plus a wide variety of wraps and bandages to immobilize fractures and provide support. Stop Bleeding, with trauma pads and wide elastic wraps to control life-threatening bleeding and gain knowledge with the included Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness & Travel Medicine by Eric A. Weiss, M.D. The most up-to-date information on wilderness and travel medicine. Includes: "Weiss Advice" improvised techniques; "When to Worry" tips; 97 illustrations; recommended prescription medications; medical supplies for extended expeditions; and information on how to use the components of your Adventure Medical Kit. The kit measures 9 x 9 x 5.5 (22.9 x 22.9 x 14 cm), weighs 2 lbs. 11 oz. (1.2 kg) and is for groups of 1 to 8 people for durations of 1 to 14 days. Kit is ideal for urban, family and camping.