Time and medical technology are crucial factors when it comes to saving wounded soldiers on the battlefield. Advances in military medicine have become so critical to combat operations that the topic was a theme of last June’s Eurosatory land armaments show in Paris (DTI July/August, p. 16). Speakers at a medical conference there said the key element in saving lives is speed. “It’s the first 5-10 min. on the ground after the injury has been sustained that saves lives,” said Surgeon Rear ...


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