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Doctor on Everest

Emergency Medicine at the Top of the World - A Personal Account of the 1996 Disaster

by Kenneth Kamler

  • 275 Want to read
  • 29 Currently reading

Published by The Lyons Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Travel,
  • General,
  • Mountaineering,
  • Travel / Adventure,
  • Special Interest - Adventure

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages316
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8818743M
    ISBN 101585745995
    ISBN 109781585745999


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The doctor describes his several treks to climb Everest, including the tragic year ofwhen a sudden blizzard caused the deaths of several climbers. The author is more of an amateur climber than most Everest climbers, and so his perspectives on such endeavors are more geared to the average person, than say Ed by: 1.

Dr Kamler has a unique perspective as someone attempting to summit Everest, and also as a physician who was there on the mountain to treat patients during the disaster.

The book is fascinating, I highly recommend it/5(33). Doctor on Everest: Emergency Medicine at the Top of the World - A Personal Account of the Disaster Paperback – September 1, by Dr. Kenneth Kamler (Author)/5(33). Ken Kamler's approach is a good one.

He is probably a doctor primarily, however he is a climbing doctor who wishes to climb Everest. The book covers three attempts, the last being the season and its events.

This is a very human story.4/5. Doctor on Everest: A Memoir of the Ill-Fated International Everest Expedition. Peter Steele had already spent several years trekking and Doctor on Everest book in the Himalayas when he reluctantly took the position of medical officer on the International Everest Expedition/5.

Ken Kamler is a veteran of several Everest expeditions. His book, Doctor on Everest, chronicles his foray into climbing, leading to the highest mountain on Earth and culminating in his participation in the famous rescue.5/5(5). The doctor describes his several treks to climb Everest, including the tragic year ofwhen a sudden blizzard caused the deaths of several climbers.

The author is more of an amateur climber than most Everest climbers, and so his perspectives on such endeavors are more geared to the average person, than say Ed Viesturs/5(19).

The second deadliest day in the history of Mount Everest climbs happened in -- and Ken Kamler was the only doctor on the mountain that day. He shares the incredible story of the climbers' battle to save lives in extreme conditions, and uses brain imaging technology to map the medical miracle of one man who survived roughly 36 hours buried in the snow.

Seaborn Beck Weathers (born Decem ) is an American pathologist from Texas. He survived the Mount Everest disaster, which was covered in Jon Krakauer's book Into Thin Air (), its film adaptation Into Thin Air: Death on Everest (), and the films Everest () and Everest ().

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The doctor describes his several treks to climb Everest, including the tragic year ofwhen a sudden blizzard caused the deaths of several climbers. The author is more of an amateur climber than most Everest climbers, and so his perspectives on such endeavors are more geared to the average person, than say Ed Viesturs/5.

Doctor on Everest: A Memoir of the Ill-Fated International Expedition, by Peter Steele; page The beginning of Steele's book is hard to forget. I've already ranted about the trend of starting your Everest book halfway or more up the mountain.

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"Doctor on Everest" by Kenneth Kamler the good doctor's book complements "Into Thin Air" with his ability to translate medical arcana into terms comprehensible to the general reader. And in.

Into Thin Air: A Personal Account of the Mt. Everest Disaster is a bestselling non-fiction book written by Jon Krakauer. It details Krakauer's experience in the Mount Everest disaster, in which eight climbers were killed and several others were stranded by a er's expedition was led by guide Rob groups were trying to summit on the same day, including one led by Author: Jon Krakauer.

Everest #1: The Contest, by Gordon Korman An athletic company is holding a contest to sponsor the youngest climber ever to summit Everest, the highest mountain in the world. "The Contest" follows several young hopefuls as they compete for a place on the four person team.

Book one in an action-packed trilogy, "The Contest" is quick, decent read/5. Zocdoc is a free online service that helps patients find Doctors in Everest and book appointments instantly.

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It was, until last year, the most deadly accident in Mount Everest’s history. the American doctor who Author: Svati Kirsten Narula. The most experienced of the icefall doctors is the team leader, Ang Kami Sherpa, a year-old veteran of dozens of ascents of Nepal’s highest peaks.

“It’s just my work. Everest is a biographical adventure film directed and produced by Baltasar Kormákur and written by William Nicholson and Simon stars an ensemble cast of Jason Clarke, Josh Brolin, John Hawkes, Robin Wright, Michael Kelly, Sam Worthington, Keira Knightley, Emily Watson, and Jake is based on the real events of the Mount Everest disaster, and focuses on the Music by: Dario Marianelli.

New life for Dallas doctor came from near-death on Everest Beck Weathers was joined at a news conference upon his return from Everest to Dallas by his son, Beck, and his wife, Peach. Kasischke also wrote a book about his experience titled After The Wind: The Everest Tragedy, One Survivor’s Story.

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Inside the ER at Mt. Everest Dr. Luanne Freer, founder of the mountain’s emergency care center, sees hundreds of patients each climbing season at the foot of the Himalayas.

Local Journalism Matters. Stand with us in our mission to discover and uncover the story of North Texas. Become a Member >. Inemergency room doctor Luanne Freer was invited on a volunteer medical mission to a remote Himalayan village in Nepal. Upon her group's arrival, Freer was greeted by villagers, many of whom had walked for days just to be seen at the clinic.

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Lillie. On a single afternoon in May23 climbers reached the top of Everest. But eight of them lost their lives on the summit. In this extract from his gripping autobiography, David Breashears, an Author: David Breashears. Climbing Mount Everest was the biggest mistake I've ever made in my life.

I wish I'd never gone. I suffered for years of PTSD, and still suffer from what happened. I'm glad I wrote a book about it. But, you know, if I could go back and relive my life, I would never have climbed Everest.

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He has also chronicled his adventures in the books Doctor on Everest and Surviving the Extremes: A Doctor's Journey to the Limits of Human Endurance. His treatment of the climbers in the largest disaster to happen on Mount Everest was portrayed in the book Into Thin Air and in the IMAX film documentary, Everest.

He has been active in promoting. The daughter of a year-old Alabama doctor who died during his Mount Everest climb is speaking out about her adventure-seeking father’s death.

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Beck Weathers {Beck, Weathers, Beck Weathers) - One of the novel's heroes, Weathers is a doctor with a passion for mountain climbing.

He is left for dead after a group of clients get lost in a storm, but amazingly regains consciousness and manages to get to camp. Despite suffering numerous physical ailments he descends the mountain and survives.

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