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2013-10-31 23:23:53

British company Gap Medics has successfully organized hospital placements for thousands of pre-medical students since 2009. In September 2013, the company established its U.S. headquarters in San Francisco, CA, to expand availability to American students. San Francisco, California (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 Founded and headquartered in Newcastle upon Tyne, Great Britain, Gap Medics has sent pre-medical students to observe clinical work overseas for almost five years. Last month, the company...

2012-12-27 05:02:57

Acadian Ambulance has honored nine-year-old Saje Legendre with a Meritorious Service Award for his efforts in helping his family after a car crash. (PRWEB) December 26, 2012 Acadian Ambulance has honored nine-year-old Saje Legendre with a Meritorious Service Award for his efforts in helping his family after a car crash. Acadian Ambulance often gets requests from patients to reunite with medics who helped them in traumatic situations. However, this time, it was the medics who requested to...

2012-09-24 23:00:23

Thanks to appropriate riding gear and the help of Acadian Ambulance medics, a father and daughter survived a near-fatal motorcycle crash in St. Martinville, La. (PRWEB) September 24, 2012 Thanks to appropriate riding gear and the help of Acadian Ambulance medics, a father and daughter survived a near-fatal motorcycle crash in St. Martinville, La. Dennis Primeaux, his wife, Irene, and their daughter Kennis were riding their motorcycles on Christmas Eve 2011. After a brief visit to their...

2011-10-05 07:00:00

Inside the mind of an Army Combat Medic. A veteran of both Desert Storm and Enduring Freedom writes a memoir about working as a combat medic and dealing with post traumatic stress disorder after the wars Indianapolis, Indianapolis (PRWEB) October 05, 2011 Patrick Thibeault served as a combat medic and he writes about his experiences in the wars, peacetime operations and training. The first chapter entitled âœAirborneâ describes the authorâs...

2011-08-18 15:02:00

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C., Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A revolutionary medical device that dramatically suppresses uncontrolled bleeding in the groin and inguinal areas of wounded servicemen is making its way onto the battlefield. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110818/PH54667 ) The Combat Ready Clamp (CRoC) is a vise-like tourniquet designed to manage difficult bleeds when hemorrhage control in tactical environments is not possible with traditional methods and standard...

2011-06-22 10:30:00

SAN ANTONIO, June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Speaking on behalf of the National Trauma Institute (NTI), Donald H. Jenkins, M.D., FACS, Chief of Trauma for the Mayo Clinic and Chairman-Elect of NTI, testified today before the U.S. Senate Committee on Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense to advocate for acceleration of research into non-compressible hemorrhage, the primary condition that kills soldiers. Dr. Jenkins testified that while the primary cause of death from combat...

2011-06-17 12:12:00

NEW YORK, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 21st, ABC will debut Combat Hospital, the latest in a long tradition of medical series set in a war-zone. But such Hollywood productions would not be nearly as compelling without the real-life heroes that inspired them. In his new book, Scott McGaugh, author of Midway Magic, pays homage to America's cadre of medics, corpsmen, nurses, doctors, surgeons, and medical technicians who have provided succor and healing to our front line warriors --...


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