In this episode, we revisit one of the highlights from #WEM17 - a truly fantastic talk from world record holder and long-distance cycling legend Mark Beaumont, and his expert physio Laura Penhaul, who was responsible for his mental and physical well-being during this amazing feat.
Mark Hannaford founder of World Extreme Medicine, talkes to All Things Risk. Listeners will learn about the circumstances that encouraged Mark to create 'WEM', as well as his work in founding sister company 'Across the Divide'.
In this episode, CBRN expert Hamish de Bretton Gordon discusses the use of chemical weapons. Listeners will be invited to consider the implications of their use.
In this episode, surgeon David Nott speaks about his experiences in working in war torn locations, including Syria. Listeners will discover how Nott has ensured the continuation of essential medical care in most austere of environments.
In this episode, Professor Chris Imray and Dr Lucy Hawkes discuss the physiology of altitude from human and aviarian perspectives. Listeners will discover how human medicine can take lessons from the remarkable Barheaded Geese.
In this episode, David Nott, Saleyha Ashan, Toby Cadman and Hamish de bretton-Gordon discuss their experiences in some of the most dangerous environments. Listeners will discover the circumstances which drove these medics to create 'Medics Under Fire'.
In this episode, Mads Gilbert and Saleyha Ahsan discuss the issues faced when providing medical aid in complex emergencies.