You’ve just stumbled upon a man lying unconscious in the woods. He appears to have fallen from a tree stand. What do you do?
That question confronted participants of a recent Wilderness Medicine Seminar at Methodist Rehabilitation Center’s Flowood campus. And the answer was probably a surprise to some.
Rather than rushing to act, it’s best to size up the scene for threats to your own safety, advised seminar leader Dr. Philip Blount.