Author: Jeffrey Isaac, PA-C

High-risk wounds

Pop, pop, pop … POP! The sound of four fingers separated from a hand while a sailor was snubbing a cruising sailboat to a stop on a pier in the Great Lakes.

Voyaging medical questions

This is the time of year when I live far inland where the biggest backcountry risks are posed by avalanches and altitude illness.

Offshore Emergency Medicine

Tracy’s Landing, MD April 24 - 26, 2017 This popular 3 day seminar offers practical training for cruising sailors and marine professionals who operate out of range of rapid rescue and medical assistance. Certified by The Ocean Navigator School of Seamanship and Wilderness Medical Associates and approved by the U.S. Coast Guard for a merchant mariner license (under 46CFR 11.205(e)(l)(i)).