Military surgeons must assume a leadership role in combat casualty care in circumstances that are far less than ideal This handbook provides much of the information needed to tackle these issues and features state of the art principles and practices of forward trauma surgery as used by military physicians in far flung locations around the globe In this volume youll learn such integral skills as Tactical field care Field dressing Applying pressure dressing Treating burns Treating inhalation injuries AndTactical Combat Casualty Care and Wound Treatment is the most trusted and up to date manual offered by the Department of Defense for military medical personnel in the field