Medical Aspects of Chemical and Biological Warfare
by Frederick R. Sidell, at al.
Publisher: Borden Institute 1997
Number of pages: 710
This textbook focuses on the management of casualties of chemical and biological warfare. A primary value of the book is to preserve the lessons of past wars and demonstrate how current doctrine is built on knowledge that was gained at so high a cost. Nonmilitary healthcare providers will also find this book to be extremely useful.
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- US Army Medical Department
This manual meets the first aid training needs of individual service members. Because medical personnel will not always be readily available, the nonmedical service members must rely heavily on their own skills and knowledge.
by William D. James - Borden Institute
The book places military dermatology in its historical context, emphasizes the conditions that specialists and general medical officers in the field are likely to see, and discusses diseases that are uncommon in the US but prevalent worldwide.
by David R. Franz - U.S. Army Medical Research
This manual provides basic information on biological toxins to health-care providers to help them make decisions on protecting their troops. Much of the information will also be of interest to individuals charged with countering terrorism.
by Franklin D. Jones, et al. - Borden Institute
A series of articles with a strong research base. Topics include addressing burnout, ethical issues, consultation to command, psychiatric aspects of disease in service members, training program guidelines, terrorism, hostage negotiation, etc.