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Remote Practice - The Australian Defence Force Perception

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    Remote Practice - The Australian Defence Force Perception Remote Practice - The Australian Defence Force Perception Presentation Transcript

    • Remote Medicine the Defence Perspective Colonel Leonard Brennan Director Health ACRRM 5 th Scientific Forum and Rural Doctors Conference 2008
    • Scope
      • Personal perspective
      • Health support to current ADF operations
      • Military medicine is remote and often rural
      • Clinical military medicine
      • Military medicine training
    • Personal perspective
      • Undergraduate
      • Parachute Battalion
      • High Commission PNG
      • Parachute Surgical Team
      • 3 rd (UK) Armoured Field Ambulance
      • 1 st Field Hospital
      • HQ 3 rd Brigade
      • 1 st Health Support Battalion
    • 1998 PNG Tsunami
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    • Bougainville
    • East Timor
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    • Solomon Islands
    • RESOLUTE Australian Border Protection TESTAMENT World Youth Day 08 UNCLASSIFIED DOMESTIC OPERATIONS OUTREACH COUNTER TERRORISM DISATER RESPONSE
    • HMAS LARRAKIA
      • Armidale class “patrol boat”
      • 21 sailors
      • Coxswain
    • ASTUTE East Timor ANODE Solomon Islands UNCLASSIFIED REGIONAL OPERATIONS KIRIBATI ASSIST Kiribati PNG ASSIST Papua New Guinea
    • East Timor Battle Group
      • 3 RAR (Para)
      • 500+
    • AZURE / HEDGEROW Sudan CATALYST / SLIPPER MEAO MAZURKA Sinai PALADIN Israel/Lebanon UNCLASSIFIED GLOBAL OPERATIONS
    • Special Operations Task Group
      • SAS & Commando
      • Operating in Southern Afghanistan
    • Oruzgan Province
    • Remote and often rural
      • Remote
        • Physical
        • Professional
        • Cultural
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    • Clinical military medicine
      • Fit healthy population
        • Acute general practice
        • Sports medicine ++
        • Gastro/URTI/Skin conditions
      • Acute trauma
      • Underwater medicine
      • Aviation medicine
      • Aero-medical evacuation
      • Tropical medicine
      • Chemical, Biological, Radiological & Nuclear
    • Less common
      • Communicable diseases
        • Malaria
        • Dengue fever
      • Battle casualties
        • PTSD
        • Traumatic brain injury
        • Syndromes “Shell Shock”, “Agent Orange”, “Gulf War”
      • Humanitarian Aid
        • Paediatrics
        • Obstetrics
        • Third world general practice!
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    • Military Medical Training
      • Undergraduate / GMS +GP training PGY2
      • Military Medicine Courses
        • EMST Course with military module
        • FW or RW AME
        • Underwater Medicine Cse
        • Aviation medicine Cse
        • Medical Officer CBRN Cse
        • Occupational & Environmental Health Cse
      • Military Officer Courses
    • Not just Doctors
      • Medical assistant
      • Nursing officers – extended roles
      • Operating theatre technicians
    • AZURE / HEDGEROW Sudan CATALYST / SLIPPER MEAO MAZURKA Sinai PALADIN Israel/Lebanon RESOLUTE Australian Border Protection ASTUTE East Timor ANODE Solomon Islands TESTAMENT World Youth Day 08 Questions UNCLASSIFIED UNCLASSIFIED OUTREACH