Accession Number : AD1043340


Title :   Evaluation of Role 2 (R2) Medical Resources in the Afghanistan Combat Theater: Past, Present and Future


Descriptive Note : Technical Report,30 Sep 2016,29 Sep 2017


Corporate Author : The Geneva Foundation Tacoma United States


Personal Author(s) : Mann-Salinas, Elizabeth


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/1043340.pdf


Report Date : 01 Oct 2017


Pagination or Media Count : 12


Abstract : This observational study will be devoted to the analysis of existing (retrospective) data as noted in detail above. The data used for this study will be extracted from the Joint Trauma System (JTS) R2 database, which has been in place since 2008 and allows data collection at levels of medical care that previously did not have full trauma registry capabilities in Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), and Operation New Dawn (OND).Aim 1: A retrospective review of all available data in the R2 Registry (n = approximately 15,000 records) will be conducted to evaluate combat casualty care using descriptive statistical analysis and modeling techniques.


Descriptors :   Combat Casualty Care , department of defense , military medicine , theater level operations , military personnel , AFGHANISTAN CONFLICT , databases


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE