Type: News
Date Posted: May 17, 2020
With the impact of COVID-19 on both travel and gatherings, organizations are still determining plans for summer and fall conferences. Here is the current information about the status of upcoming conferences.
Type: Article
Date Posted: May 05, 2020
Hyponatremia refers to a lowering of the blood sodium content that can have severe health consequences. At its extremes, it can be life threatening. Hyponatremia that occurs during or after any exertional event is termed exercise-associated hyponatremia (EAH).
Type: Article
Date Posted: Feb 29, 2020
The Wilderness Medical Society convened an expert panel to develop evidence-based recommendations for three primary aspects of avalanche accidents: prevention, rescue, and resuscitation.
Type: Article
Date Posted: Feb 29, 2020
To provide guidance to clinicians and disseminate knowledge about best practices, the Wilderness Medical Society (WMS) convened an expert panel to develop evidence-based guidelines for prevention and treatment of heat
Type: News
Date Posted: Feb 05, 2020
OutdoorEd.com and the Wilderness Medical Society are excited to announce a partnership between the two organizations.
Type: Article
Date Posted: Feb 05, 2020
It’s a warm evening at Applebee Dome campground. My (Gabriel) group is relaxing after climbing the northeast ridge of Bugaboo Spire when another climber walks over looking for a partner. He tells us that he and his partner just got in from a 2-day drive.
Type: Article
Date Posted: Feb 05, 2020
The Wilderness Medical Society (WMS) convened an expert panel to develop a set of evidence-based guidelines for prevention and treatment of frostbite to guide clinicians and first responders and disseminate knowle
Type: Event
Date Posted: Dec 15, 2019
Wilderness Medical Society Adventure CME Everest Base Camp Trek: March 24 - April 11, 2020 Optional Island Peak Climb: March 24 - April 14, 2020