Audit of the Effectiveness of Command and Control Arrangements for Medical Evacuation of Seriously Ill or Injured Casualties in Southern Afghanistan 2007

  title={Audit of the Effectiveness of Command and Control Arrangements for Medical Evacuation of Seriously Ill or Injured Casualties in Southern Afghanistan 2007},
  author={Brigadier Robin Cordell and MS Cooney and Drs. Catharina J. Beijer},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps},
  pages={227 - 230}
Aims The effectiveness of the command and control of medical evacuation by helicopter (MEDEVAC) of casualties sustained in southern Afghanistan each month from 1 May to 31 July 2007 was audited. In this period 762 casualties of all categories were evacuated to International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) field hospital facilities under the direction of Operations and medical staff of NATO Regional Command (South) (RC-S). The criterion for the audit was the time taken from notification in the… Expand
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