The French Advanced Course for Deployment Surgery (ACDS) called Cours Avancé de Chirurgie en Mission Extérieure (CACHIRMEX): history of its development and future prospects.

@article{Bonnet2016TheFA,
  title={The French Advanced Course for Deployment Surgery (ACDS) called Cours Avanc{\'e} de Chirurgie en Mission Ext{\'e}rieure (CACHIRMEX): history of its development and future prospects.},
  author={St{\'e}phane Bonnet and Federico Gonzalez and Laurent Mathieu and Guillaume Boddaert and Emmanuel Hornez and Antoine Bertani and J P Avaro and Xavier Durand and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Rongi{\'e}ras and Paul Balandraud and Sylvain Rigal and François Pons},
  journal={Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps},
  year={2016},
  volume={162 5},
  pages={343-347}
}
INTRODUCTION The composition of a French Forward Surgical Team (FST) has remained constant since its creation in the early 1950s: 12 personnel, including a general and an orthopaedic surgeon. The training of military surgeons, however, has had to evolve to adapt to the growing complexities of modern warfare injuries in the context of increasing… CONTINUE READING