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Bringing Together the Educational Interests of Special Operations and Tactical Medicine


Summer, 2018, Vol 18, Edition 2

ISSN: 1553-9768

JSOM

Journal of Special Operations Medicine™

Case Report

A Case of Rhabdomyolysis Caused by Blood Flow–Restricted Resistance Training

Joshua Krieger; Donald Sims; Cameron Wolterstorff

FEATURE ARTICLES

Management of Suspected Tension Pneumothorax in Tactical Combat Casualty Care: TCCC Guidelines Change 17-02

Frank Butler; John Holcomb; Stacy Shackelford; et al.

New and Established Models of Limb Tourniquet Compared in Simulated First Aid

John F. Kragh Jr; Nicola J. Newton; Andy R. Tan; et al.

Evaluation of the US Army Special Forces Tactical Human Optimization, Rapid Rehabilitation, and Reconditioning Program

Tyson Grier; Morgan K. Anderson; Patrick Depenbrock; et al.

Special Operations Force Risk Reduction: Integration of Expeditionary Surgical and Resuscitation Teams

Steven Satterly; Owen McGrane; Thomas Frawley; et al.

Prehospital Administration of Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Open Combat Wounds in Afghanistan: 2013–2014

Steven G. Schauer; Andrew D. Fisher; Michael D. April; et al.

Old Tricks for New Dogs? John Caddy and the Precursor of TCCC

P.S. Reynolds

Surgery at Sea: The Effect of Simulated High Sea States on Surgical Performance

Eric Pierce; Renato Rapada; Penelope Anne Herder; et al.

Junctional Tourniquet Use During Combat Operations in Afghanistan: The Prehospital Trauma Registry Experience

Steven G. Schauer; Michael D. April; Andrew D. Fisher; et al.

Optimizing Tactical Medical Performance: The Effect of Light Hue on Vision Testing

J. Preston Van Buren; Jeffrey Wake; Jared McLaughlin; et al.

Survey of Casualty Evacuation Missions Conducted by the 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment During the Afghanistan Conflict

Theodore T. Redman; Kevin E. Mayberry; Alejandra G. Mora; et al.

The Role of Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Optimizing Injury Management in Air Force Pararescuemen, Combat Rescue Officers, and Survival Specialists

Stephen C. Rush; Christopher M. Foresto; Christopher W. Hewitt; et al.

Are the King LTS Laryngeal Tube and the Ambu AuraOnce Laryngeal Mask Useful Airway Adjuncts for Military Medics?

Danny Regnér, Peter Frykholm

Methods for Early Control of Abdominal Hemorrhage: An Assessment of Potential Benefit

Paul M. Cantle; Matthew J. Hurley; Michael D. Swartz; John B. Holcomb

ONGOING SERIES

CANINE MEDICINE

Picture this – Management of Canine Pyotraumatic Dermatitis (aka “Hot Spot")

Lee Palmer

HUMAN PERFORMANCE OPTIMIZATION

Dietary Supplements for Musculoskeletal Pain: Science Versus Claims

Cindy Crawford; Leila Saldanha; Rebecca Costello; Patricia Deuster

INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Ascaris

Mark W. Burnett

INJURY PREVENTION

Epidemiological Evidence and Possible Mechanisms for the Association between Cigarette Smoking and Injuries. Part 2: Is the Relationship between Smoking and Injuries Causal?

Joseph J. Knapik; Sheryl A Bedno

PROLONGED FIELD CARE

Nursing Interventions in Prolonged Field Care

Dawn Ostberg; Paul Loos; Elizabeth Mann-Salinas; et al.

What’s in a Rash? Viral Exanthem Versus CBRNE Exposure: Teleconsultation Support for Two Special Forces Soldiers With Diffuse Rash in an Austere Environment

Howard D. Lee; Samuel Butterfield; Joseph Maddry; et al.

PREVENTIVE MEDICINE

Arthropod Borne and Zoonotic Infections Among Military Personnel in Georgia

Nazibrola Chitadze; Nino Gureshidze; Nino Rostiashvili; et al.

SOFsono ULTRASOUND

Intelligent Exam for Crucial Intelligence

Christopher Dare; Katarzyna (Kasia) Hampton

UNCONVENTIONAL MEDICINE

Ether Anesthesia in the Austere Environment: An Exposure and Education

L. Brad Morgans; Nicholas Graham

BOOK REVIEW

The Soviet Counterinsurgency in the Western Borderlands

Review by COL (Ret) Warner “Rocky” Farr

Letter to the Editor

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

Christopher Picard; Matthew J. Douma

TacMed UPDATES

Competing to Increase Capability: The Team From the Land Down Under’s Experience at the National Tactical Medicine Competition 2018

Timothy Makrides; Benjamin Davoren

TCCC UPDATES

A New Standard for Battlefield Trauma Care in the US Military

Frank K. Butler

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