Military medical surge capacity in times of war and natural disaster.

@article{Eiseman2006MilitaryMS,
  title={Military medical surge capacity in times of war and natural disaster.},
  author={Ben Eiseman and James G. Chandler},
  journal={The Journal of trauma},
  year={2006},
  volume={60 1},
  pages={237-9}
}
BACKGROUND The military medical services need demand-based strategies to ensure the best possible care of the injured in combat and natural disasters without compromising peacetime health care commitments at home and abroad. METHODS A review of steps that have already been taken suggests that they are being used to their fullest extent commensurate with the public will. In fact, the situation has driven preliminary exploration of a special health care personnel draft. We believe the answer… CONTINUE READING