The 4th edition of the International Mountain Medicine Course in the Czech Republic has been concluded with its winter session in Krkonoše mountains at the end of March 2021.

19 participants from seven different European countries gathered at the Dvoračky mountain chalet in order to spend one week of an intensive training in the mountain medicine. 12 of them (medical part – 10 doctors and 2 paramedics) were candidates for the DiMM, whether 7 participants took part in the Course under the regime of “Course for Mountaineers”.

After the summer session (Sept 2020) focused on expedition medicine, trauma rescue in remote environment, helicopter rescue and rock-climbing techniques, the winter part has been dedicated to the winter-related topics.

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