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 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.
by Andy C. Szul, at al. - Borden Institute
This book is an essential tool for the management of forward combat trauma. The text takes a bulleted manual style in order to optimize its use as a rapid reference. It was drafted by sub-specialty experts and updated by surgeons.
by Harry J. Thie - RAND Corporation
To reduce costs and increase interoperability of the military services, a joint medical education and training campus is being established at Fort Sam Houston, Texas with a view to consolidating training across the services.
by Chemical Casualty Care Division - USAMRICD
This handbook is a reference source for the medical management of chemical casualties. Medical professionals should learn that medical defenses are possible, that casualties can be saved and returned to duty, and that mortality can be minimized.