Accession Number:

AD1095989

Title:

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

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,30 Sep 2018,29 Sep 2019

Corporate Author:

The Geneva Foundation Tacoma, United States

Report Date:

2019-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

232.0

Abstract:

Study Design This observational study will be devoted to the analysis of existing retrospective data extracted from the Joint Trauma System JTS Role 2 Registry Aim1. A comprehensive inventory and description of current R2 predeployment training programs and individual experiences will be conducted, an evidence-based program will be created and implemented to optimize provider performance of combat casualty care. Objective Describe and understand impact of R2 utilization during OEF and beyond, with emphasis on patient outcomes and provider competency. Specific Aim 1 Descriptive study of all available information for combat casualties in Afghanistan. Specific Aim 2 Identify the ideal provider training and competency assessment, sustainment and evaluation for medical staff deployed to R2 environment.

Subject Categories:

  • Unconventional Warfare
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE