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Bringing Together the Educational Interests of Special Operations and Tactical Medicine


Spring, 2018, Vol 18, Edition 1

ISSN: 1553-9768

JSOM

Journal of Special Operations Medicine™

CASE REPORTS

Military Prehospital Use of Group O Low-Titer Whole Blood

Nicholas Warner et al.

Benefit of Critical Care Flight Paramedic–Trained Search and Rescue Corpsmen in Treatment of Severely Injured Aviators

Ryan W. Snow et al.

Challenges of Transport and Resuscitation of a Patient With Severe Acidosis and Hypothermia in Afghanistan

Michael J. Brazeau, DO; Caroline A. Buldoc, MD; Brian L. Delmonaco, MD; Azfar S. Syed

IN BRIEF

The Shrail: A Comparison of a Novel Attachable Rail System With the Current Deployment Operating Table

Joshua Dilday, DO; Maxwell Sirkin, MD; Jason Hiles, MD; Thomas Wertin, MD; Frances Bradley, CRNA

RESUSCITATIVE ENDOVASCULAR BALLOON OCCLUSION OF THE AORTA

Introduction

David R. King, MD

Bringing Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA) Closer to the Point of Injury: A Simulation Study

Jason D. Pasley et al.

Feasibility and Proposed Training Pathway for Austere Application of Resuscitative Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta

Elliot M. Ross; Theodore T. Redman

Abstracts of 2017 Published JSOM Articles on REBOA

FEATURE ARTICLES

Laboratory Model of a Collapsible Tube to Develop Bleeding Control Interventions: Effects of Compression on Flow

Lanny V. Griffin et al.

The Myth of Hyperresilience: Evolutionary Concept Analysis of Resilience in Special Operations Forces

Kate Rocklein Kemplin et al.

Intramuscular Tranexamic Acid in Tactical and Combat Settings

Erik N. Vu et al.

Successful Use of Ketamine as a Prehospital Analgesic by Pararescuemen During Operation Enduring Freedom: Our Experience and Literature Review

Regan Lyon et al.

Blood Lead Toxicity Analysis of Multipurpose Canines and Military Working Dogs

Paul R. Reid, et al

Ocular Injuries and Cultural Influences in Afghanistan during 5 months of Operation Enduring Freedom

David A. Paz, et al

Lead Exposure in the Special Operations Shooter: How to Prevent Cognitive Decline and Permanent Disability

Jonathan W. Brandon, et al.

Routine Screening Laboratory Studies for Nonheat Stroke Field Heat Injuries Are Unnecessary: A Retrospective Review

Steven G. Schauer, DO; James A. Pfaff, MD

ONGOING SERIES

CANINE MEDICINE

Clinical Update: Prehospital Care or Gastric Dilatation and Volvulus in Operational K9s

Lee Palmer

HUMAN PERFORMANCE OPTIMIZATION

Spiritual Fitness: An Essential Component of Human Performance Optimization

Danielle Worthington; Patricial Deuster

INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Giardiasis

Mark W. Burnett

INJURY PREVENTION

Epidemiological Evidence and Possible Mechanisms for the Association between Cigarette Smoking and Injuries (Part 1)

Joseph J. Knapik; Sheryl A Bedno

LAW ENFORCEMENT & TACTICAL MEDICINE

Diagnosis and Treatment of Anaphylaxis During Law Enforcement Operations

Kevin Gerold

OPERATIONAL MEDICINE IN THE AUSTERE ENVIRONMENT

Integrating CBRN protocols into TCCC: Introduction of a conceptual model TCCC+CBRN = (MARCHE)2

Devin R. DeFeo; Melissa L. Givens

Prolonged Field Care

Introduction to Prolonged Field Care for the Spring 2018 Edition

Jamie Riesberg

Introduction to the Prolonged Field Care Documentation Clinical Practice Guideline

Paul Loos

Documentation in Prolonged Field Care

Paul Loos et al.

Prehospital Medicine and the Future: Will ECMO Ever Play a Role?

David Macku˚ et al.

Editorial Response

Sean Keenan

Patella Fracture in US Servicemember in an Austere Location

Sophia Schermerhorn et al.

SOFsono ULTRASOUND

I Can’t Breathe—A SIPe of Water

Mariusz K. Urbaniak; Katarzyna (Kasia) Hampton

SPECIAL TALK: AN INTERVIEW

You Never Know, Until You Know, and Then You Know: An Interview With COL (Ret) John F. Kragh Jr, MD

Interviewed by COL (Ret) Andre Pennardt

UNCONVENTIONAL MEDICINE

Introduction

Michael R. Hetzler

Medicine on the Edge of Darkness

Peter Anders Christensen

BOOK REVIEWS

The Death of The Golden Hour and the Return of the Future Guerrilla Hospital

Review by Charles A. Neal

The Quiet Soldier: On Selection With 21 SAS

Review by COL (Ret) Warner “Rocky” Farr

TacMed UPDATES

Proceedings from the 2017 Mid-Year Meeting of the Committee for Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (C-TECC) and Committee Updates

Brendan Hartford et al.

TCCC UPDATES

Committee on Tactical Combat Casualty Care: Meeting Minutes

Dr Frank Butler; Dr Stephen Giebner

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