Telemedical consult is one of the most important core capabilities in a prolonged field care situation.
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.
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
Effectively taking away pain can be one of the most important things you can do as a medic. It will … More
Crush injuries are difficult to manage in the best of circumstances. In an austere environment by a practitioner with little … More
The following video podcast was recorded live at the JSOMTC during the July 21 2016 weekly Joint Trauma System Teleconference. … More
Army Interview with SSG Matthew Decker, an Army reservist flight medic (68W F3), from Kentucky (214 Aviation Regiment/11th AviationCommand), deployed to Kandahar/Helmand Province, Afghanistan late 2015-early 2016. SSG Decker tells how he managed casualty care in a combat zone for 17 hours after his MEDEVAC aircraft was disabled.
I hate hearing about other guys who have had to reinvent the wheel when there is so much to draw … More