Logo

Conventional Warfare: Ballistic, Blast, and Burn Injuries

Large book cover: Conventional Warfare: Ballistic, Blast, and Burn Injuries

Conventional Warfare: Ballistic, Blast, and Burn Injuries
by

Publisher: Office of the Surgeon General
ISBN/ASIN: B000H3XG88
Number of pages: 396

Description:
Because modern warfare will continue to rely on soldier-to-soldier fighting, conventional munitions will be a significant source of casualties regardless of the sophisticated weaponry. Ballistic, blast, and burn injuries in austere settings will continue to demand the attention of the medical corps in order to provide the best possible care and to save lives.

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple PDF files)

Similar books

Book cover: Military DermatologyMilitary Dermatology
by - 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.
(10275 views)
Book cover: Medical Aspects of Chemical and Biological WarfareMedical Aspects of Chemical and Biological Warfare
by - Borden Institute
This textbook focuses on the management of casualties of chemical and biological warfare. A historical overview of chemical and biological warfare is also given. Nonmilitary healthcare providers will also find this book to be extremely useful.
(10402 views)
Book cover: Defense Against Toxin WeaponsDefense Against Toxin Weapons
by - 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.
(7216 views)
Book cover: Medical Aspects of Biological WarfareMedical Aspects of Biological Warfare
by - Dept. of the Army
A vast compendium detailing the history and current state of biological warfare, ranging from countermeasures to legal dimensions. The most comprehensive text related to the use of countermeasures for biological agents in warfare and terrorism.
(7808 views)