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Hospital Sketches By Louisa May Alcott
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Based on the letters sent home by Louisa May Alcott while she volunteered as a Union Army nurse.
The Bach Mai Hospital Project By Carl E. Bartecchi, MD
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Merriam Press Modern History 1. First Edition (March 2013). Dr. Bartecchi served in the U.S. Army as a Flight Surgeon during the Vietnam War and in addition to caring for wounded troops, he organized... More > medical forays by helicopter to towns throughout the Mekong Delta. During his tour in Vietnam, working so closely with the civilian population, he developed an admiration and respect for the resilient and proud Vietnamese people. In the mid-1990s, Bartecchi became involved with assisting the Bach Mai Hospital improve their facility and providing training for the doctors, nurses and staff there, including exchanges of medical personnel between Bach Mai Hospital and American hospitals, as well as arranging for assistance in the area of medical equipment and supplies, donated by organizations and corporations. This book provides the background to this story. 77 photos.< Less
THE HERITAGE AND HISTORY OF 202 FIELD HOSPITAL By Tony Green
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The Heritage and History of 202 Field Hospital
Hospital, Anyone? Finally, A Leg To Stand On By Chuck Gahagen, MD
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DR. Gahagen the author was in private practice for forty years, and spent service time in the navy, the army medical corps and the navy air corps. He has views on a number of subjects that have... More > proven to be tough problems for the American public to digest. Hopefully, in a comedic, satirical and home-spun manner, he tries to add an unemphasized facet to the equation. It is his intent to calm troubled waters of contentiousness in our political arena, courts, law structure, churches and medicine. We’ve all suffered through the years of global bad news. Lets mix in a little humor to go with all the tears.< Less
Hospital, Anyone? Finally, A Leg To Stand On By Chuck Gahagen, MD
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DR. Gahagen the author was in private practice for forty years, and spent service time in the navy, the army medical corps and the navy air corps. He has views on a number of subjects that have... More > proven to be tough problems for the American public to digest. Hopefully, in a comedic, satirical and home-spun manner, he tries to add an unemphasized facet to the equation. It is his intent to calm troubled waters of contentiousness in our political arena, courts, law structure, churches and medicine. We’ve all suffered through the years of global bad news. Lets mix in a little humor to go with all the tears.< Less
Dust Off: Army Aeromedical Evacuation in Vietnam By Peter Dorland, James Nanney
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Drawing on its first experiments with helicopters in Korea, the Army in Vietnam came to rely almost entirely on the helicopler for medical evacuation. The Dust Off and Medevac helicopter ambulance... More > units tested and perfected for medical use the Army's new helicopler, the UH- I (" Huey" Iroquois), and developed several new devices that helped save thousands of American lives between 1962 and 1973, The pilots of these helicopters displayed courage and devotion to duty that earned widespread respect from soldiers. This book explains early problems of medevac in Vietnam, recounts the valor of crews, and describes the movement of patients to in-theater Army hospitals. It also shows the effect that helicopters had on traditonal procedures. The widespread use of the helicopter for medical evacuation in America since the Vietnam War testifies to the broader issues raised by this study, and of the relevance of Army history to the civilian community.< Less
So Help Me God: Adventures of a WWII Army Nurse By Elizabeth Czizek Feldt
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Libby Feldt treats the reader to a delightful first-person account as a young nurse commissioned in the Army Nurse Corps and deployed in France and Germany during World War II, 1944-1946. We see her... More > commitment begin by taking the oath of office from her father in their Dubuque, Iowa living room, develop at basic training in Colorado, and get honed during the Atlantic Ocean crossing to England. Her unit's orders are to establish the 200th General Hospital in France after its recent liberation from Germany. We follow Libby and her friends through England, France and Germany and hear of their encounters with the Glenn Miller Band, Bob Hope and General Patton. We celebrate Armistice and mourn the ravages of war. Libby Feldt's story is a tribute to the indefatigable spirit of a young nurse.< Less
Ranger Medic Handbook: 75th Ranger Regiment Trauma Management Team (Tactical) (2007 Edition) By U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. Army Special Operations Command
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Ranger Medic Handbook: The mission of the 75th Ranger Regiment Trauma Management Team (Tactical) is to provide medical care and training in accordance with the tenets of Tactical Combat Casualty... More > Care, Tactical Medical Emergency Protocols, and Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support. TABLE of CONTENTS: SECTION ONE RMED Mission Statement RMED Charter Review Committees Editorial Consultants & Contributors Key References RMED Scope of Practice RMED Standing Orders & Protocol Guidelines Casualty Assessment & Management Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) SECTION TWO Tactical Trauma Assessment Protocol Medical Patient Assessment Protocol Airway Management Protocol Surgical Cricothyroidotomy Procedure King-LT D Supralaryngeal Airway Insertion Procedure Orotracheal Intubation Procedure Hemorrhage Management Procedure Tourniquet Application Procedure Hemostatic Agent Application Protocol Tourniquet Conversion< Less
Gulf War Digression By Mort Chaifetz
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A psychiatrist gets activated for the Gulf War; he doesn't want to go.
SAVING LIVES, SAVING HONOR By JEREMY C. SCHWENDIMAN
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A complete day-by-day history of the 39th Evacuation Hospital during World War II, much of which has only recently been declassified by the United States Department of Defense and Department of the... More > Army. After training at Camp Atterbury, IN, the unit moved to Europe and participated in the greatest military conflict in global history, World War II. Following D-Day, the hospital moved along with General George S. Patton and the U.S. 3rd Army as it pushed towards Germany. It was honored with the Meritorious Unit Award for its service during the Battle of the Bulge.< Less