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Bringing Together the Educational Interests of Special Operations and Tactical Medicine

Winter 2016, Vol 16, Edition 4

ISSN: 1553-9768


Journal of Special Operations Medicine™

Case Reports

Secondary Hypertension, Erythrocytosis, and Unilateral Renal Cystic Disease in a Submariner: A Case Report (1 - 5)

Forbes AS, Yeo FE

Feature Articles

Learning Curves of Emergency Tourniquet Use Exploring for Utility in Training (7 - 14)

Kragh JF, Mabry RL, Parsons DL, Broussard DW, Aden JK, Dubick MA

Significant Pressure Loss Occurs Under Tourniquets Within Minutes of Application (15 - 26)

Rometti MR, Wall PL, Buising CM, Gildemaster Y, Hopkins JW, Sahr SM

Postural Stability of Special Warfare Combatant-Craft Crewmen With Tactical Gear (27 - 31)

Morgan PM, Williams VJ, Sell TC

Trigger-Point Dry Needling for the SOF Medic (33 - 39)

Cavett T, Solarczyk JK

Continuous One-Arm Kettlebell Swing Training on Physiological Parameters in US Air Force Personnel: A Pilot Study (41 - 47)

Wade M, O'Hara R, Caldwell L, Ordway J, Bryant D

Mitigating Exertional Heat Illness in Military Personnel: The Science Behind a Rice-Based Electrolyte and Rehydration Drink (49 - 53)

Moore B, O'Hara R

Red-Green Versus Blue Tactical Light: A Direct, Objective Comparison (54 - 58)

Pedler M, Ruiz F, Lamari M, Hutchinson C, Noyes B, Petrash M, Calvano CJ, La Porta A, Enzenauer RW


Pretrauma Interventions in Force Health Protection: Introducing the "Left of Bang" Paradigm (59 - 63)

Eisenstein NM, Naumann DN, Bowley DM, Midwinter MJ

Ongoing Series

Human Performance Optimization

Caffeine and Performance (64 - 70)

Yarnell AM, Deuster PA

Infectious Diseases

Tularemia (71 - 73)

Burnett MW

Injury Prevention

Load Carriage-Related Paresthesias: Part 1: Rucksack Palsy and Digitalgia Paresthetica (74 - 79)

Knapik JJ, Reynolds K, Orr R, Pope R

Picture This

Garlic Burn to the Face (80 - 81)

Oberle M, Wachs T, Brisson P

Preventive Medicine

The Hidden Complexity of Biological "Dirty Bombs": Implications for Special Operations Medical Personnel (82 - 84)

Washington MA, Blythe J

Prolonged Field Care

Prolonged Field Care for the Winter 2016 Edition (86)

Keenan S

Management of Burn Wounds Under Prolonged Field Care (87 - 98)

Cancio LC, Powell D, Adams B, Bull K, Keller A, Gurney J, Pamplin JC, Shackelford S, Keenan S

Prolonged Field Care of a Casualty With Penetrating Chest Trauma (99 - 101)

Barnhart G, Cullinan W, Pickett JR

Telemedicine to Reduce Medical Risk in Austere Medical Environments: The Virtual Critical Care Consultation (VC3) Service (102 - 109)

Powell D, McLeroy RD, Riesberg JC, Vasios WN, Miles EA, Dellavolpe J, Keenan S, Pamplin JC

Case of a 5-Year-Old Foreign National Who Sustained Penetrating Abdominal Trauma (110 - 113)

McLeroy RD, Ellis JL, Karnopp JM, Dellavolpe J, Gurney J, Keenan S, Powell D, Riesberg JC, Edwards M, Matos R, Pamplin JC

Embedded Fragment Removal and Wound Debridement in a Non-US Partner Force Soldier (114 - 116)

McLeroy RD, Spelman S, Jacobson E, Gurney J, Keenan S, Powell D, Riesberg JC, Pamplin JC

SOFsono Ultrasound

Ultrasound-Guided Triage (117)

Dare C, Hampton K

Special Talk: An Interview

From the Trails of Afghanistan to the Streets of America: COL (Ret) Andy Pennardt on Frontline Medical Care (118 - 120)

Godbee DC

The World of Special Operations Medicine

Portuguese 2nd Parachute Battalion (122 - 124)

Ferreira B

Book Review

Blood and Belonging: Journeys Into the New Nationalism (126)

Farr WD

One Up: A Woman in Action With the S.A.S. (127)

Farr WD

TCCC Updates

Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care 7-8 September 2016: Meeting Highlights (130 - 131)

Butler FK, Giebner S

TacMed Updates

National TEMS Initiative and Council NTIC Competency Domains/The TACMED Challenge! (132)

Pennardt A