"Optimizing Combat Casualty Care"

Joint Trauma System

Combat Casualty Care Curriculum
Enduring Education Materials


The mission of the JTS Combat Casualty Care Curriculum Conference is to expand best practices and lessons learned by incorporating Clinical Practice Guidelines (CPGs) into case vignettes. The activities have been planned and implemented in accordance with Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint provider ship Office of the Surgeon General, United States Air Force and Global DCO, San Antonio. The Office of the Surgeon General, United States Air Force is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Each activity has been accepted and approved for a three year period.


The Office of the Surgeon General, United States Air Force designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s). Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

*For CME Credit please email JTS Combat Casualty Care Curriculum.

Additional requirements will be distributed via email upon completion of each activity.

DATE TOPIC (Note: Links lead to externally hosted content.)
06NOV14 Armed Forces Medical Examiner System (AFMES)
13NOV14 Combat Casualty Care Lessons Learned
20NOV14 DCDD: Lessons Learned
04DEC14 Burn Clinical Practice Guidelines
11DEC14 Adult ECMO
18DEC14 General Surgeon Care of the injured MWD in the deployed environment
08JAN15 Dismounted Complex Battle Injuries (DCBI)
22JAN15 Mild TBI & Neuropsychological Impact
29JAN15 External Hemorrhage Control
05FEB15 Acoustic Trauma and Hearing Loss
26FEB15 Prehospital Prediction of Massive Transfusion Requirement
05MAR15 Leadership Issues
12MAR15 William Mayo and the Origin of the OTSG Consultants
19MAR15 Future MEDEVAC operations / patient care initiatives
26MAR15 Genito-Urinary Injuries
02APR15 Army, Navy, Air Force Military Civilian Training Platforms
09APR15 Analgesia on the Battlefield
16APR15 Long Term Outcomes
23APR15 DHA Medical Logistics Division Overview
30APR15 Future Combat Casualty Care Investigations
DATE TOPIC (Note: Links lead to externally hosted content.)
27JAN15 Rule of Tens
10FEB15 Battlefield Pain Management
24FEB15 Story of Medical Evacuation “Larrey, Letterman, Carlton”
05MAR15 External Hemorrhage Control
24MAR15 Pneumothorax incidence, treatment and outcome on the contemporary battlefield
07APR15 JTAPIC Lessons Learned
21APR15 Remote Damage Control Resuscitation


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