The following article was published in the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery.  If you haven’t read it, it’s a great look into the amount of time and effort being put into the research and solving of problems having to do with Prolonged Field Care based on our 10 Capabilities model.  This includes everything from improvement of enroute care to organ replacement and futuristic methods of targeted resupply.  Check out table 2 in the article linked below to get a better idea of what I’m talking about.

Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Ahead of the curve sustained innovation for future combat casualty care J TRAUMA OCT 2015

Authors: Todd E. Rasmussen, MD, David G. Baer, PhD, Andrew P. Cap, MD, PhD, and Brian C. Lein, MD, Fort Detrick, Maryland