tactical medicine


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tactical medicine

Emergency medical care that is provided during battlefield, terrorist, or police operations.
Synonym: front-line medicine See: tactical emergency medical support
See also: medicine
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MAJ Holloway is Chief, Department of Tactical Medicine, Center for Pre-Hospital Medicine, Army Medical Department Center and School, Health Readingess Center of Excellence, Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston, Texas.
His continuing research focuses on tactical medicine and pre-hospital care, has qualified him to publish over 150 original articles and 45 book chapters in the medical field.
Tactical Medicine Training for SEAL Mission Commanders.

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