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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2016.
Pamphlet Number
1604
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This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Acetazolamide for the prevention and treatment of acute mountain sickness. Possible side effects and other recommendations for taking the drug are listed.
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2016
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([1] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Altitude Sickness - drug therapy
Altitude Sickness - prevention & control
Subjects (LCSH)
Mountain sickness
Abstract
This 1 page medication sheet outlines adult and pediatric doses of Acetazolamide for the prevention and treatment of acute mountain sickness. Possible side effects and other recommendations for taking the drug are listed.
Responsibility
Prepared by: The International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1604
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Altitude sickness

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Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
1589
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This pamphlet provides information on altitude sickness. The pamphlet describes altitude sickness, and how it can be avoided. The three levels of high altitudes are listed. The pamphlet explains the three types of altitude sickness: acute mountain sickness (AMS), high altitude cerebral edema (HACE), and high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE). The pamphlet oulines symptoms, treatments, and warnings about the three types of altitude sickness.
Available Online
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Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. The International Travel Clinic
Alternate Title
Mountain sickness
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([2] p.): digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Altitude Sickness
Acetazolamide
Subjects (LCSH)
Mountain sickness
Acetazolamide
Abstract
This pamphlet provides information on altitude sickness. The pamphlet describes altitude sickness, and how it can be avoided. The three levels of high altitudes are listed. The pamphlet explains the three types of altitude sickness: acute mountain sickness (AMS), high altitude cerebral edema (HACE), and high altitude pulmonary edema (HAPE). The pamphlet oulines symptoms, treatments, and warnings about the three types of altitude sickness.
Responsibility
Prepared by: International Travel Clinic
Pamphlet Number
1589
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