T W Heggie

Summary

Affiliation: University of North Dakota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Search and rescue trends and the emergency medical service workload in Utah's National Parks
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Leisure Services Program, University of North Dakota, 225 Centennial Drive, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 19:164-71. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Search and rescue trends associated with recreational travel in US national parks
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    J Travel Med 16:23-7. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Geotourism and volcanoes: health hazards facing tourists at volcanic and geothermal destinations
    Travis W Heggie
    University of North Dakota, Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 7:257-61. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Paediatric and adolescent sport injury in the wilderness
    T W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202 7116, USA
    Br J Sports Med 44:50-5. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Dead men walking: search and rescue in US National Parks
    Travis W Heggie
    University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 20:244-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Traveling to Canada for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games
    Travis W Heggie
    University of North Dakota, Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 7:207-11. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Saving tourists: the status of emergency medical services in California's National Parks
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, University Mail Stop 7116, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 7:19-24. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Recreational travel fatalities in US national parks
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    J Travel Med 15:404-11. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Search and rescue in Alaska's national parks
    Travis W Heggie
    University of North Dakota, Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, 225 Centennial Drive, Mail Stop 7116, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 6:355-61. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Swimming with death: Naegleria fowleri infections in recreational waters
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, University Mail Stop 7116, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 8:201-6. 2010

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Search and rescue trends and the emergency medical service workload in Utah's National Parks
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Leisure Services Program, University of North Dakota, 225 Centennial Drive, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 19:164-71. 2008
    ..To identify the emergency medical service (EMS) workload and trends associated with search and rescue (SAR) operations in Utah's National Park Service (NPS) units...
  2. doi request reprint Search and rescue trends associated with recreational travel in US national parks
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    J Travel Med 16:23-7. 2009
    ..Unfortunately, negative health experiences can and do occur during travel in national parks. This study investigated search and rescue (SAR) trends associated with recreational travel in US National Park Service (NPS) units...
  3. doi request reprint Geotourism and volcanoes: health hazards facing tourists at volcanic and geothermal destinations
    Travis W Heggie
    University of North Dakota, Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 7:257-61. 2009
    ..It also reviews the negative health impacts of tephra and ash, lava flows, landslides, and mudflows. Finally, future research striving to quantify the health risks facing volcano tourists is recommended...
  4. doi request reprint Paediatric and adolescent sport injury in the wilderness
    T W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202 7116, USA
    Br J Sports Med 44:50-5. 2010
    ..Future studies addressing the challenges of establishing numerator data linked to suitable denominator data and monitoring injured and non-injured children and adolescents in the wilderness are recommended...
  5. doi request reprint Dead men walking: search and rescue in US National Parks
    Travis W Heggie
    University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Wilderness Environ Med 20:244-9. 2009
    ..To identify search and rescue (SAR) trends in US National Park Service (NPS) units...
  6. doi request reprint Traveling to Canada for the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games
    Travis W Heggie
    University of North Dakota, Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 7:207-11. 2009
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  7. doi request reprint Saving tourists: the status of emergency medical services in California's National Parks
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, University Mail Stop 7116, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 7:19-24. 2009
    ..This study examines the EMS workload, EMS transportation methods, EMS funding, and EMS provider status in California's National Park Service units...
  8. doi request reprint Recreational travel fatalities in US national parks
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    J Travel Med 15:404-11. 2008
    ..This study investigates the distribution of visitor fatalities in US National Park Service (NPS) units and identifies the predeath activities and contributing factors associated with them...
  9. doi request reprint Search and rescue in Alaska's national parks
    Travis W Heggie
    University of North Dakota, Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, 225 Centennial Drive, Mail Stop 7116, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 6:355-61. 2008
    ..In order to increase our understanding of the activities and situations which lead to wilderness search and rescue incidents, this study examines search and rescue operations from National Park Service units in Alaska...
  10. doi request reprint Swimming with death: Naegleria fowleri infections in recreational waters
    Travis W Heggie
    Recreation and Tourism Studies Program, University of North Dakota, University Mail Stop 7116, Grand Forks, ND 58202, USA
    Travel Med Infect Dis 8:201-6. 2010
    ..With the intent of creating awareness among travel medicine practitioners and the tourism industry, this review focuses on the presenting features of N. fowleri and PAM and offers insight into the prevention and treatment of the disease...