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Special Operations Forces Medical Handbook

Title:
Special Operations Forces Medical Handbook
Format:
Looseleaf with Binder
USA Price: 
Stock:
In stock
GPO Stock Number:
008-070-00810-6
ISBN:
9780160808968
Description

2nd edition. A comprehensive reference designed for medics in the field, it is also a must-have reference for any military or emergency response medical personnel, particularly in hostile environments. Developed as a primary medical information resource and field guide for the Special Operations Command (SOCOM).

Defines the standard of health care delivery under adverse and general field conditions. Organized according to symptoms, organ systems, specialty areas, operational environments and procedures. Emphasizes acute care in all its forms (including gynecology, general medicine, dentistry, poisonings, infestations, parasitic infections, acute infections, hyper- and hypothermia, high altitude, aerospace, dive medicine, and sanitation.)

Printed on tear-resistant, water-resistant, synthetic paper. A 5.25 inch by 8.5 inch quick-reference guide with a three hole punched ring binding.

Other related products:

Physician References & Medical Handbooks resource collection can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/catalog/health-benefits/physician-references-m...

Medical Resources produced by the US Army, Borden Institute can be found here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/agency/1140

Other resources produced by the Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) are available here: https://bookstore.gpo.gov/agency/1183

Audience

Target audience are Special Operations Forces (SOF) medics and Special Operations Command (SOCOM) medics, and would be useful to anyone in the military or general public with an interest in medicine, medical diagnoses and treatments for various conditions.

Product Details

Availability Details:
In Stock
USA Price:
$59.00
International Price:
$82.60
Publisher:
Defense Dept., United States Special Operations Command
Year/Pages:
2008: 750 p.; ill.
Notes:
Printed on tear-resistant, water-resistant synthetic paper. A 5.25 inch by 8.5 inch quick-reference guide with a three hole punched ring binding. It includes 193 figures (37 in color) and 38 quick reference tables. Updates and supersedes the 2001 edition.
Key Phrases:
  • Combat Casualty Care
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Hospitals
  • Military Medicine
  • Air Evacuation
  • Men's Health and Diseases
  • Gynecology
Weight:
2.25
Quantity Price:
Discount
Unit of Issue (US):
1
Unit of Issue (Non-US):
1
Item available Date:
05/23/2008
Last Status Update:
11/16/2017
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