Lessons from the Neurosurgical Theater: Operation Iraqi Freedom--Online Course

Description: During his six month service in Iraq, Dr. Gerald Grant, an officer and neurosurgeon in the U.S. Air Force and clinical faculty in the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, managed neurological trauma as well as blast traumas and general surgical practice. Dr. Grant's battlefield experiences as shared in this online course demonstrate the real-life application of mass casualty triage.

This Free Online CE Course has been designed for physicians in the following specialties: Primary Care, Internal Medicine, Family Practice and Pediatrics. Nurses and any other healthcare professionals interested in the topic are also encouraged to take this course.

Name: Paul Fultz
Organization: University of Louisville Continuing Health Sciences Education
Name: Sarah-Ann Davis
Phone: 502-852-0173
Address: University of Louisville School of Public Health and Information SciencesCenter for Health Hazards Preparedness555 S. Floyd St. K-wing, Suite 4026Louisville, KY 40202


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Type of Product: Presentation or Lecture, Quiz
Languages: English
Keywords: Disaster Triage
Target Capabiltities: Common: Community Preparedness and Participation, Respond: Explosive Device Response Operations, Respond: Medical Supplies Management and Distribution, Respond: Medical Surge, Respond: On-site Incident Managment, Respond: Public Safety and Security Response, Respond: Triage and Pre-hospital Treatment, Respond: WMD/Hazardous Materials Response and Decontamination
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Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - NonCommercial
Is Product...: Interoptable
Learning Management System Compatability: None
Added: Thu Nov 01 11:43:22 -0400 2007
Last Updated: Tue Nov 06 12:11:43 -0500 2007