Accession Number : ADA498325


Title :   Journal of Special Operations Medicine, Volume 3, Edition 2


Corporate Author : JOINT SPECIAL OPERATIONS UNIV HURLBURT FIELD FL


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a498325.pdf


Report Date : Jan 2003


Pagination or Media Count : 89


Abstract : The Journal of Special Operations Medicine is an authorized official quarterly publication of the United States Special Operations Command, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida. It is in no way associated with the civilian Special Operations Medical Association (SOMA). Our mission is to promote the professional development of Special Operations medical personnel by providing a forum for the examination of the latest advancements in medicine. Articles in this issue include topics on the following: Intraosseous vascular access in adults, tactical safety considerations for clandestine laboratory missions, drug therapy, ankle sprains, humanitarian assistance mission in Kosovo, pelvic sling for application in special ops medicine, and blindness causes by a 9mm simunition marking cartridge.


Descriptors :   *MILITARY MEDICINE , *MEDICAL PERSONNEL , *MEDICAL SERVICES , *SPECIAL OPERATIONS FORCES , MARKERS , AIR FORCE FACILITIES , UNCONVENTIONAL WARFARE , ADULTS , CHEMOTHERAPY , BLINDNESS , CARTRIDGES , LABORATORIES , COVERT OPERATIONS , SAFETY , MISSIONS , DRUGS


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Military Forces and Organizations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE