- Injury severity and causes of death from Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom: 2003-2004 versus 2006Joseph F Kelly
United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234 3611, USA
J Trauma 64:S21-6; discussion S26-7. 2008..We hypothesized that the severity of wounds has increased over time. Furthermore, we examined cause of death looking for opportunities of improvement for research and training...
- Incidence of primary blast injury in US military overseas contingency operations: a retrospective studyAmber E Ritenour
US Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
Ann Surg 251:1140-4. 2010..The present retrospective study was performed to determine the incidence and outcome of primary blast injury and to identify possible changes over the course of the conflicts between 2003 and 2006...
- Fatal airway injuries during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi FreedomRobert L Mabry
United States Army, Department of Combat Medic Training, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78114, USA
Prehosp Emerg Care 14:272-7. 2010..An understanding of the injuries associated with fatal airway compromise is necessary to develop improvements in equipment, training, and prehospital management strategies in order to maximize survival...