The medical preparation of a special forces company for pilot recovery.

@article{Malish1999TheMP,
  title={The medical preparation of a special forces company for pilot recovery.},
  author={Richard G Malish},
  journal={Military medicine},
  year={1999},
  volume={164 12},
  pages={881-4}
}
This article describes a method used by a Special Forces Battalion Medical Section to create a plan for a short-notice deployment. The unit mission included pilot recovery and was therefore intrinsically connected with the delegation of medical care. Initial attention was directed at identifying the types of injuries sustained by pilots ejected from modern jet aircraft. Special Forces medics were then trained to handle these specific injuries. Efforts were additionally directed at refreshing… CONTINUE READING