This handy Special Forces medical manual is packed with information about the various ailments and health conditions you’d possibly encounter in your missions and how you can handle them. The chapters tackle communicable diseases, parasitic, mycotic, bacterial, viral, venereal, clearing airway obstructions and CPR, mental disorders, nutritional diseases, burns and blast injuries, and bites- to name a few. It also contains some user-friendly illustrations to provide you clear how-to guides and better understanding in dealing with specific emergency situations.
The 398-page U.S. military medical handbook is created by the U.S. Special Operations Command Office of the Command Surgeon along with over 80 medical specialists. It is the same reference used by the Special Forces combat medics in all branches of the military. The manual is based on extensive experience under primitive conditions.