Rick Hines has spent the last 20+ years in service to his country much of it deployed to combat zones … More
Here is a great video on PFC and the cases we helped collect from Airforce MAJ Eric DeSoucy, DO doing a Grand Rounds talk for the Department of Surgery at UC Davis.
You have probably treated someone with an infection and likely even with someone with SIRS criteria at some point in your career. At what point does a simple infection become concerning to the point that you should call for a teleconsult?
When does it become emergent or life threatening, demanding intervention and treatment?
This podcast is a follow up from our last post on managing traumatic brain injuries in austere environments. We included a scenario … More
If you sit on a patient long enough, infection has a greater chance of taking hold and progressing to sepsis, … More
“We were assigned to train the Colombian military in Reconnaissance operations. It was the rainy season, so travel was limited … More
Just snow your patient with ketamine and versed to prevent PTSD right? Maybe not. While talking through some more analgesia … More
Our case discussions are provided to get you, the medic or provider, to think about treatment and logistical issues. The … More
This podcast is a follow up from our last post on managing crush injuries in austere environments. We included a scenario … More
Crush injuries are difficult to manage in the best of circumstances. In an austere environment by a practitioner with little … More