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Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
Medical Developments in Warfare
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Medical Developments in Warfare

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A brief look at how military medical issues have changed over the years.

A brief look at how military medical issues have changed over the years.

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  • 1. Casualty Rates
  • 2. Napoleonic Age <ul><li>First use of Military Hospitals </li></ul><ul><li>Triage system </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Simple battlefield sorting system </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Use of canned food </li></ul><ul><li>Some attempts at field sanitation and hygiene </li></ul><ul><li>No concept of germs </li></ul>
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  • 4. WWI: 8 out of every 100 Wounded Died WWI: 4 out of every 100 Wounded Died Vietnam: 2.5 out of every 100 Wounded Died Iraq: .13 out of every 100 Wounded Died
  • 5. Military Casualties Why has the ratio of Killed to Wounded changed over time? What is the #1 killer of soldiers in war? Has this changed?
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  • 10. Vietnam War <ul><li>Medevac process </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Influences modern Life-flight system </li></ul></ul>
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  • 12. Today Near Front line Trauma Care Full Surgical Hospitals Equipped like civilian hospitals
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