TitleOn the Medical Edge: Preparation of Expatriates, Refugee and Disaster Relief Workers, and Peace Corps Volunteers
AuthorsCallahan M. V., Hamer D. H.
PublicationInfectious Disease Clinics of North America. 2005 Mar; 19(1):85-+.
AbstractTravelers to medically remote areas require special pretravel evaluation and environmentally specific education. Using a case-based format, this article provides information on approaches to the predeployment medical, dental, and psychologic preparation of long-term travelers and expeditions to extreme environments.