Episode 4: Altitude

How altitude sickness happens and acetazolamide’s use in treating it.

Music: Rock This House by B.B. King and Tin Whistle

Musicians: The Swillbillies, Brian of Mason’s Tender

Poem: Aylmer by Kirstin

Sources: Zafren, K. Prevention of High Altitude Illness. Travel Med and Inf Dis         2014;12:29-39.
      Imray C, et al. Acute Mountain Sickness: Pathophysiology, Prevention, and         Treatment. Prog Cardiovasc Dis 2010;52:467-484.