Integrating Prolonged Field Care Into Rough Terrain and Mountain Warfare Training: The Mountain Critical Care Course.

@article{Nicholson2019IntegratingPF,
  title={Integrating Prolonged Field Care Into Rough Terrain and Mountain Warfare Training: The Mountain Critical Care Course.},
  author={Benjamin D. Nicholson and Jeremy Neskey and Ryan E. Stanfield and Brandon M. Fetterolf and James Caleb A. Ersando and Jason Cohen and Ricky C. Kue},
  journal={Journal of special operations medicine : a peer reviewed journal for SOF medical professionals},
  year={2019},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={
          66-69
        }
}
  • B. NicholsonJeremy Neskey R. Kue
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • Journal of special operations medicine : a peer reviewed journal for SOF medical professionals
Current prolonged field care (PFC) training routinely occurs in simulated physical locations that force providers to continue care until evacuation to definitive care, as based on the staged Ruck-Truck-House-Plane model. As PFC-capable teams move further forward into austere environments in support of the fight, they are in physical locations that do not fit this staged model and may require teams to execute their own casualty evacuation through rough terrain. The physical constraints that come… 

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