1.Optimize patient packaging in the sked
2. TL always up and out- don't get in the weeds
3. Complete each phase before beginning next phase (general rule)
4.White cell- time each phase and task and provide feedback in debrief
5. Why do we have protocols ( medical and trauma checklists) and why should you follow them ( besides that you are directed to)
New feature- review of selected JSOM articles
Doc Lax continues our discussion of diagnosing and managing concussion (mTBI) for operators and PJs, corpsman, and medics.
Doc Lax is a sports med Doc with one of our Pararescue Teams. Over 2 podcasts he discusses the intricacies of diagnosing and managing concussions, both at home and in the deployed environment.
Learn about the pathophysiology and natural history of mTBI and why it is so important.
DD discusses the topics covered at the FEB 2019 TCCC meeting.
They include the DOD TCCC mandate, advanced resuscitative care, blood, the IT clamp for head and neck wounds, and more.
Stay tuned for the ARC ( advanced resuscitative care) summary and TCCC slides which will be on PJMED.com