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Bringing Together the Educational Interests of Special Operations and Tactical Medicine

Winter 2017, Vol 17, Edition 4

ISSN: 1553-9768


Journal of Special Operations Medicine™

In Brief

Female Genital Mutilation as a Concern for Special Operations and Tactical Emergency Medical Support Medics (14 - 17)

Wittich AC

Feature Articles

Extraglottic Airways in Tactical Combat Casualty Care: TCCC Guidelines Change 17-01 28 August 2017 (19 - 28)

Otten EJ, Montgomery HR, Butler FK

Assessment of User, Glove, and Device Effects on Performance of Tourniquet Use in Simulated First Aid (29 - 36)

Kragh JF, Aden JK, Lambert CD, Moore VK, Dubick MA

Effects of Distance Between Paired Tourniquets (37 - 44)

Wall PL, Buising CM, Nelms D, Grulke L, Renner CH, Sahr SM

Use of Physical Therapists to Identify and Treat Musculoskeletal Injuries at "The Tip of the Trident" (45 - 48)

Shaw J, Brown L, Jansen B

Staff Attitudes Regarding the Impact of a Therapy Dog Program on Military Behavioral Health Patients (49 - 51)

Brisson S, Dekker AH

The SOF Truths for Army Special Operations Forces Surgical Teams (52 - 55)

Baker JB, Modlin RE, Ong RC, Remick KN

Humanitarian Surgical Missions: Guidelines for Successful Anesthesia Support (56 - 62)

Fitzgerald BM, Nagy CJ, Goosman EF, Gummerson MC, Wilson JE

Advise and Assist: A Basic Medical Skills Course for Partner Forces (63 - 67)

April MD, Lopes T, Schauer SG, Meneses M, Roszenweig H, Byram D, Timms-Williams Z, Shields TP, Cross AN, Hoffmann LJ

Experience With Prehospital Damage Control Capability in Modern Conflict: Results From Surgical Resuscitation Team Use (68 - 71)

DuBose JJ, Martens D, Frament C, Haque I, Telian S, Benson PJ

Diagnostic Accuracy of Emergency Bedside Ultrasonography to Detect Cutaneous Wooden Foreign Bodies: Does Size Matter? (72 - 75)

Fleming ME, Heiner JD, Summers S, April MD, Chin EJ

Expeditionary Resuscitation Surgical Team: The US Army's Initiative to Provide Damage Control Resuscitation and Surgery to Forces in Austere Settings (76 - 79)

D'Angelo M, Losch J, Smith B, Geslak M, Compton S, Wofford K, Seery JM, Morrison M, Wedmore I, Paimore J, Gross K, Cuenca PJ, Welder MD

Efficacy of the Mnemonic Device "MARCH PAWS" as a Checklist for Pararescuemen During Tactical Field Care and Tactical Evacuation (80 - 84)

Kosequat J, Rush SC, Simonsen I, Gallo I, Scott A, Swats K, Gray CC, Mason B

Ongoing Series

Canine Medicine

Clinical Update: The Risk of Opioid Toxicity and Naloxone Use in Operational K9s (86 - 92)

Palmer LE, Gautier A

Clinical Corner

Hand Injuries (93 - 96)

Banting J, Meriano T

Human Performance Optimization

Optimizing Musculoskeletal Performance Through Injury Prevention (97 - 101)

de la Motte SJ, Gribbin TC, Deuster PA

Infectious Diseases

Shigellosis (102 - 103)

Burnett MW

Injury Prevention

Tools to Assess and Reduce Injury Risk (Part 2) (104 - 108)

Knapik JJ

Preventive Medicine

Energy Balance and Diet Quality During the US Marine Corps Forces Special Operations Command Individual Training Course (109 - 113)

Sepowitz JJ, Armstrong NJ, Pasiakos SM

Prolonged Field Care

Prolonged Field Care for the Winter 2017 Edition (114)

Riesberg JC

Evaluation and Treatment of Ocular Injuries and Vision-Threatening Conditions in Prolonged Field Care (115 - 126)

Reynolds ME, Hoover C, Riesberg JC, Mazzoli RA, Colyer M, Barnes S, Calvano CJ, Karesh JW, Murray CK, Butler FK, Keenan S, Shackelford S

SOFsono Ultrasound

Pleuritic Chest Pain: This Can't Be Happening! (127)

Farrell R, Dare C, Hampton K

Special Talk: An Interview

Mastering the Basics Makes the Best Medics in the World: An Interview With Shawn Kane, SWMG (A) Commander and Dean of the JSOMTC (128 - 129)

Pennardt A

Unconventional Medicine

Use of a Tuning Fork for Fracture Evaluation: An Introduction for Education and Exposure (130 - 132)

Hetzler MR

The World of Special Operations Medicine

"Evita Una Muerte, Esta en Tus Manos" Program: Bystander First Aid Training for Terrorist Attacks (133 - 137)

Pajuelo Castro JJ, Meneses Pardo JC, Salinas Casado PL, Hernandez Martin P, Montilla Canet R, del Campo Cuesta JL, Incera Bustio G, Martin Ayuso D

Book Review

Blood and Belonging: Journeys Into the New Nationalism (138)

Farr WD

TCCC Updates

TCCC Updates (142 - 147)

Butler FK