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Bringing Together the Educational Interests of Special Operations and Tactical Medicine


Summer 2016, Vol 16, Edition 2

ISSN: 1553-9768

JSOM

Journal of Special Operations Medicine™

From the Publisher and Editor

In this Issue

From the SOMA President

Meet the Experts

Peer-Review Board

CASE REPORTS

A Herpes Zoster Outbreak on the Sinai Peninsula

David Acierto, DO; Stephen Savioli, MD; et al.

Early, Prehospital Activation of the Walking Blood Bank Based on Mechanism of Injury Improves Time to Fresh Whole Blood Transfusion

Aaron K. Bassett, DO; Jonathan D. Auten, DO; et al.

Case Report of an Anthrax Presentation Relevant to Special Operations Medicine

Stephen Winkler, MD; Robert W. Enzenauer, MD, MPH; et al.

IN BRIEF

Preliminary Measures of Instructor Learning in Teaching Junctional Tourniquet Users

John F. Kragh Jr, MD; James K. Aden 3rd, PhD; et al.

Tourniquet Effectiveness When Placed Over the Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology

Thomas Peponis, MD; Elie Ramly, MD; Kym A. Roth, NP; David R. King, MD

FEATURE ARTICLES

Preliminary Comparison of Pneumatic Models of Tourniquet for Prehospital Control of Limb Bleeding in a Manikin Model

Ruby Gibson; James K. Aden 3rd, PhD; Michael A. Dubick, PhD; John F. Kragh Jr, MD

Pressures Under 3.8cm, 5.1cm, and Side-by-Side 3.8cm-Wide Tourniquets

Piper L. Wall, DVM, PhD; Jacob Weasel, MD; et al.

Field Sterilization in the Austere and Operational Environment

Joshua S. Will, DO; Shawn Alderman, MD; Robert C. Sawyer, MD

Literature Evidence on Live Animal Versus Synthetic Models for Training and Assessing Trauma Resuscitation Procedures

Danielle Hart, MD; Mary Ann McNeil, MA; et al.

Inner Ear Barotrauma After Underwater Pool Competency Training Without the Use of Compressed Air

Sean McIntire, MD; Lee Boujie, SO-IDC

Effects of a New Cooling Technology on Physical Performance in US Air Force Military Personnel

Reginald O'Hara, PhD; Christopher Vojta, MD; et al.

Integration of Tactical Emergency Casualty Care Into the National Tactical Emergency Medical Support Competency Domains

Andre M. Pennardt, MD, FACEP; David W. Calllaway, MD, MPA, FACEP

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

AAJT Design and Testing

John Croushorn, MD

Field Electronic Medical Records

Tony Cauchi, MD, FACEP, EMT-T; et al.

2016 Special Operations Medical and Scientific Assembly Abstracts

ONGOING SERIES

CLINICAL CORNER

Sea State Green

Joshua Banting; Tony Meriano, MD

HUMAN PERFORMANCE OPTIMIZATION

Pain as a Barrier to Human Performance

Chester "Trip" Buckenmaier III, MD; et al.

INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Japanese Encephalitis

Mark W. Burnett, MD

INJURY PREVENTION

Avoiding Program-Induced Cumulative Overload

Robin Orr, PhD; Joseph J. Knapik, ScD; Rodney Pope, PhD

PICTURE THIS

Lesions Arising in a Tattoo of an Active Duty US Marine Corps Woman

Aubrey E. Winn, MD; Shayna C. Rivard, MD; Brian Green, DO

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

An Evaluation of Common Cleaning Methods on the Removal of a Clinical Isolate of Escherichia coli in Personal Hydration System Water Reservoirs

Stephanie Helmus, DDS; Jauchia Blythe, PhD; et al.

PROLONGED FIELD CARE

Prolonged Field Care Working Group Update

Sean Keenan, MD

SOFsono ULTRASOUND SERIES

William H. Poston, 18D, Katarzyna (Kasia) Hampton, MD

SPECIAL TALK: AN INTERVIEW

SWAT Is a Lifestyle; It's a Way of Life

Ray Casillas on a Career in Operational Medicine Interviewed by John F. Kragh Jr, MD

THE WORLD OF SPECIAL OPERATIONS MEDICINE

Searching for Sustainability

Philip Flatau, MD, FS, FAWM

BOOK REVIEW

Modern Irregular Warfare in Defense Policy and as a Military Phenomenon

Review by COL (Ret) Warner "Rocky" D. Farr, MD, MPH

Team of Teams

Review by COL Robert D. Forsten

FROM THE SEMA

TCCC UPDATES

Tactical Combat Casualty Care: Top Lessons for Civilian EMS Systems From 14 Years of War

Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care Meeting

TACMED UPDATES

Proceedings of the 2016 Spring/Summer Meeting of the Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Care

Nelson Tang, MD, FACEP; Geoffrey Shapiro, EMT-P; et al.

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