Medical Management of Biological Casualties, 6th Edition
by Jon B. Woods
Publisher: USAMRIID 2005
Number of pages: 187
The purpose of this Handbook is to provide concise supplemental reading material to assist in education of biological casualty management. The goal is to make this a reference for the health care provider on the front lines, whether on the battlefield or in a clinic, who needs basic summary and treatment information quickly.
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- US Army Medical Department
This manual meets the first aid training needs of individual service members. Because medical personnel will not always be readily available, the nonmedical service members must rely heavily on their own skills and knowledge.
by David R. Franz - U.S. Army Medical Research
This manual provides basic information on biological toxins to health-care providers to help them make decisions on protecting their troops. Much of the information will also be of interest to individuals charged with countering terrorism.
by Terri Tanielian - RAND Corporation
This monograph focuses on post-traumatic stress disorder, major depression, and traumatic brain injury. Unlike the physical wounds of war, these conditions are often invisible to the eye, remaining invisible to society in general.
by Ronald F. Bellamy, et al. - Office of the Surgeon General
Conventional munitions will be a significant source of casualties regardless of the sophisticated weaponry. Ballistic, blast, and burn injuries will continue to demand the attention of the medical corps in order to provide the best possible care.