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Travel and Expedition electronic documents and medical applications by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Most people that know me are well aware that I use my iPOD for most everything in my life.  This includes my schedule, music, movies and medical applications.  ... Read on »
Remote Medicine, Laboratory set-up and Adventure Doc Clinic by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Remote Medicine I was lucky enough to work at an Indian Health Services clinic/emergency room in Northern Arizona.  This was an amazing experience!  The site ... Read on »
Clinic update, a new movie and recent trips by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Having been quite busy lately, I have had little time to make some posts!  I was lucky enough to travel with the Flying Samaritans again to staff their medica ... Read on »
Expedition doctor and health care for hire while traveling by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Services provided by The Adventure Doc Clinic   Health Care Provider Accompaniment   The healthcare of travelers and adventurers is the specialty ... Read on »
Weekly Update for January 27, 2010 by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I have been quite busy this past week with working on the clinic!  Hopefully, people will get a chance to visit the website AdventureDocClinic.com and see the new ... Read on »
Flying Samaritans Baja, Mexico Trip by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Unloading in El Rosario, Baja Mexico Last week I had the opportunity to travel with the Flying Samaritans to one of the medical clinics they staff, in Baj ... Read on »
Flying Samaritans Clinic in Baja, Mexico by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I recently returned from my first trip with the Flying Samaritans to one of their medical clinics in Baja, Mexico.  I could not have imagined a more amazing exper ... Read on »
Rabies treatment and prophylaxis by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I recently had an opportunity to discuss a very old and deadly disease with some patients…Rabies.  Rabies is a viral disease that is 99.99% fatal if acquired and ... Read on »
Tapeworms 101 by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine During my last shift at work I had a patient with a complaint of diarrhea, abdominal pain and “an animal coming out from down there”.  My patient was a mid-fifty ... Read on »
Anascorp and Scorpion Stings in Arizona by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Photo: Musides The other day while working in the Emergency Room I was able to see the anti-venom Anascorp administered for the first time.  The patient ... Read on »
Traveler’s Diarrhea by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Basics:  Known around the world by many names including Montezuma’s revenge, Delhi belly and mummy tummy, traveler’s diarrhea (TD) is the most common illness trav ... Read on »
Busy, busy and a few changes! by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The few people who read the blog might have noticed that I have been absent from posting lately.  I have been quite busy with some other projects and will try to ... Read on »
New Adventure Travel Magazine by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine We have been quite busy lately with working on new website content, course development and arranging our own international adventures.  I am very happy to post ab ... Read on »
New Adventure Travel Magazine by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine We have been quite busy lately with working on new website content, course development and arranging our own international adventures.  I am very happy to post about my friend ... Read on »
Amazon Promise and Medical Expedition to South America! by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The group over at www.AmazonPromise.org really does some amazing work.  Not only do they offer wonderful opportunities for medical care to their remote patients but their medi ... Read on »
Amazon Promise and Medical Expedition to South America! by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The group over at www.AmazonPromise.org really does some amazing work.  Not only do they offer wonderful opportunities for medical care to their remote patients b ... Read on »
Polio boosters for Adults by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Polio is a viral infection that is most commonly associated with paralysis of children and contributes to morbidity of adulthood.  Fortunately, an effective vaccine exists to ... Read on »
Polio boosters for Adults by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Polio is a viral infection that is most commonly associated with paralysis of children and contributes to morbidity of adulthood.  Fortunately, an effective vacci ... Read on »
Expedition Medicine: July 5th round-up by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I am very excited to say that I am a now a resident of Arizona!  I have survived the move from Chicago and am now back home in Tucson.  I have also been spending a lot of time ... Read on »
Expedition Medicine: July 5th round-up by Dr. Erik McLaughlin Medical Doctor Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I am very excited to say that I am a now a resident of Arizona!  I have survived the move from Chicago and am now back home in Tucson.  I have also been spending ... Read on »