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New test post from the road by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Here we go with an attempt to post to the blog using a sat phone, broadband and an iPad…I hope this posts! Read on »
Remote and Expedition Medicine Class by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Adventure Doc Ambulance Adventure Doc is busy preparing for an upcoming class on remote and expedition medicine for some of our new paramedics. The class is ... Read on »
Updated Servers and Websites by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Apologies for not have a fresh post up in the last few weeks!  However, I am very happy to report that we are in the process of upgrading our servers and websites t ... Read on »
Medical Clinic and Facility Consultation by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Adventure Doc is very excited about a few new requests we have been receiving to design and build several medical facilities for our clients. This subject was act ... Read on »
Tactical and Remote Medicine Classes by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine We are very excited about our new six day program on Tactical and Remote medicine. The course description can be viewed on our website:   Read on »
Carrying Home Medication While Traveling by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Many travelers are taking regular medications for one reason or another. Cholesterol, high blood pressure, thyroid regulation and depression are just a few very com ... Read on »
Malaria Prevention by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine When talking about preventing malaria it is first important to understand a few basics about the disease. First, malaria is a global killer with around 1,000,000 ... Read on »
Remote and Expedition Medicine Classes by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Adventure Doc Education is very excited about finalizing several new course modules and they can be viewed on our main website.  Our Remote and Expedition Medicin ... Read on »
New Adventure Doc Website by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine We are very pleased to report that our new website: http://adventuredocclinic.com/index.html  is uploaded and operational!  Please give it a visit and tell us what ... Read on »
Setting new protocols for expedition and wilderness medicine by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine We have been quite busy with our re-design of the Adventure Doc protocols for treatment of patients in wilderness, remote and expeditionary settings.  I am very e ... Read on »
Guest Post by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I am very happy to say that I have a guest post on Medicine for the Outdoors.  This is a wilderness medicine blog run by Dr. Paul Auerbach who is one of the leading ... Read on »
Certificate in Travel Health by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Coming up in May of this year, the Internaional Society of Travel Medicine is having their annual conference .  This year’s location is Boston.  This is also the ... Read on »
Travel Health Tips: Basics by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Keeping it simple and focusing on the basics are sometimes key to getting a job done properly.  With this in mind, here is a list of some basic travel health tips ... Read on »
Expedition and remote medical training by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine We have been very busy with some new opportunities involving our lectures and teaching services.  Adventure Doc has partnered with  a group at Executive Force Pro ... Read on »
Outdoor Medicine as a new resource by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Hansueli Krapf I am very happy to see that Medicine for the Outdoors has returned to the web!  This wonderful blog and web-based resource from Dr. Paul Auer ... Read on »
Looking for a Travel Clinic…Try IAMAT by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Just tonight I found myself using this wonderful resource, yet again!  The International Association for Medical Assistance to Travelers  (IAMAT) is a wonderful n ... Read on »
Chloroquine and Cholera Treatment…Haiti by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The treatment of cholera in an active malaria zone is a difficult matter.  This is especially true with lessons being learned in Haiti and their recent cholera o ... Read on »
North Pole Adventure by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I wanted to mention an adventurous and cool explorer who is also a fellow healthcare provider,  John Sims.  John is a Paramedic/Firefighter that has spent a l ... Read on »
Malaria in Florida? December 2, 2010 by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine ProMed Mail has a very interesting report of a possible case of Malaria in a Florida woman with no history of international travel.  This could mean that malaria ... Read on »
Upcoming Conferences in Travel and Expedition Medicine by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Looking forward to 2011 and trying to plan my schedule!  Here’s what is on the horizon in Travel and Expedition Medicine conferences: The Wilderness Medical So ... Read on »