Mountains and high altitude

Edited by Chris Imray and Chris Johnson

in Oxford Handbook of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print September 2008 | ISBN: 9780199296613
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199598892 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Mountains and high altitude

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Section editors

Chris Imray, and Chris Johnson


Charles Clarke, Chris Imray, Chris Moxon, Andrew Pollard, George Rodway, Barry Roberts, and Jeremy Windsor

The environment - Avalanches - Humans at altitude - High altitude illnesses - Nutrition at altitude -

Chapter.  7151 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine

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