The Comprehensive kit set the standard for backcountry medical care over 20 years ago and continues to do so today. Group leaders will find everything they need to care for a large group on an extended trip in easily accessible, injury specific compartments, thanks to the Easy Care organization system. Key features include a fold-out organization panel for medications, a detachable Ultralight / Watertight summit kit featuring DryFlex technology, and supplies to treat basic and advanced illnesses and trauma, including: Glutose gel, dental repair items, a scalpel, oral rehydration salts, a sterile scrub brush, and numerous bandages and dressings.
Administer CPR Safely, with the kits CPR Face Shield for protected mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. Clean and Close Wounds, with irrigation syringe and wound closure strips to clean and close wounds. Element-proof Storage, water-resistant outer zipper and urethane inner windows with -20 F/-28 C cold-crack rating. Manage Pain and Illnesses, with oral rehydration salts, glutose gel, emergency dental repair, inflammation, and diarrhea, upset stomach, cold & flu medications are all included. Provide Hospital-Quality Care, with hospital-quality tools, including EMT Shears and precision forceps set the standard for backcountry medical care. Stabilize Fractures and Sprains, with the kits flexible support splint plus a wide variety of wraps and bandages to immobilize fractures and provide support.
Included with the kit is the 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 is designed for groups from 1 to 14 people and for durations from 1 to 28 days. The kit measures 11 x 8.5 x 7 (28 x 21.6 x 17.8 cm), weighs 3 lbs. 4 oz. (1.47 kg) and is ideal for alpine, rock climbing, urban, family, camping, expeditions, adventure travel and off road activities.