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

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Technical Report,30 Sep 2015,29 Sep 2016

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The Geneva Foundation Tacoma United States

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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 Theater Trauma System JTTS R2 Registry, 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. Aim 2 Identify the ideal provider training and competency assessment, sustainment and evaluation for medical staff physicians, nurses, other licensed professionals, medics deployed to the R2 environment.

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  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies
  • Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics

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