Medical Aspects of Chemical and Biological Warfare
by Frederick R. Sidell, at al.
Publisher: Borden Institute 1997
Number of pages: 710
This textbook focuses on the management of casualties of chemical and biological warfare. A primary value of the book is to preserve the lessons of past wars and demonstrate how current doctrine is built on knowledge that was gained at so high a cost. Nonmilitary healthcare providers will also find this book to be extremely useful.
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by William D. James - Borden Institute
The book places military dermatology in its historical context, emphasizes the conditions that specialists and general medical officers in the field are likely to see, and discusses diseases that are uncommon in the US but prevalent worldwide.
- 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 Jon B. Woods - USAMRIID
Concise supplemental reading material to assist in education of biological casualty management. This is a reference for the health care provider on the battlefield or in a clinic, who needs basic summary and treatment information quickly.
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.