Ranger Medic Handbook

Ranger Medic Handbook

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781634503327
Publisher: Skyhorse
Publication date: 01/19/2016
Pages: 150
Sales rank: 514,257
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Section 1

RMED Mission Statement 1

RMED Charter 2

Review Committees 3

Editorial Consultants & Contributors 4

Key References 5

RMED Scope of Practice 6

RMED Standing Orders & Protocol Guidelines 8

Casualty Assessment & Management 10

Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) 17

Section 2

Tactical Trauma Assessment Protocol 1

Medical Patient Assessment Protocol 2

Airway Management Protocol 3

Surgical Cricothyroidotomy Procedure 4

King-LT D Supra laryngeal Airway Insertion Procedure 5

Orotracheal Intubation Procedure 6

Hemorrhage Management Procedure 7

Tourniquet Application Procedure 8

Hemostatic Agent Application Protocol 9

Tourniquet Conversion Procedure 10

Thoracic Trauma Management Procedure 11

Needle Chest Decompression Procedure 12

Chest Tube Insertion Procedure 13

Hypovolemic Shock Management Protocol 14

Saline Lock & Intravenous Access Procedure 15

External Jugular Intravenous Cannulation Procedure 16

Sternal Intraosseous Infusion Procedure 17

Hypothermia Prevention & Management Kit Procedure 18

Head Injury Management Protocol 19

Mild Traumatic Brain Injury (Concussion) Management Protocol 20

Seizure Management Protocol 21

Spinal Cord Injury Management Protocol 22

Orthopedic Trauma Management Protocol 23

Burn Management Protocol 24

Foley Catheterization Procedure 25

Pain Management Protocol 26

Anaphylactic Shock Management Protocol 27

Hyperthermia (Heat) Management Protocol 28

Hypothermia Prevention & Management Protocol 29

Behavioral Emergency Management Protocol 30

Altitude Medical Emergency Management Protocol 31

Acute (Surgical) Abdomen 33

Acute Dental Pain 33

Acute Musculoskeletal Back Pain 33

Allergic Rhinitis 34

Asthma (Reactive Airway Disease) 34

Bronchitis 34

Cellulitis 35

Chest Pain (Cardiac Origin Suspected) 35

Common Cold 35

Conjunctivitis 36

Constipation 36

Contact Dermatitis 36

Corneal Abrasion & Corneal Ulcer 37

Cutaneous Abscess 37

Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) 38

Diarrhea 38

Epiglottitis 38

Epistaxis 39

Fungal Skin Infection 39

Gastroenteritis 39

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) 40

Headache 40

Ingrown Toenail 40

Joint Infection 41

Laceration 41

Malaria 41

Otitis Externa 42

Otitis Media 42

Peritonsillar Abscess 42

Pneumonia 43

Pulmonary Embolus (PE) 43

Renal Colic 43

Sepsis / Septic Shock 44

Smoke Inhalation 44

Sprains & Strains 44

Subungal Hematoma 45

Syncope 45

Testicular Pain 45

Tonsillopharyngiltis 46

Urinary Tract Infection (UTI) 46

Section 3

Pharmacology Section I "Proficient and Always Carried" 1

Pharmacology Section II "Proficient" 11

Pharmacology Section III "Familiar" 26

Section 4

RMED Duties & Responsibilities 1

Medical & Casualty Response Planning 2

Initial Planning / WARNORD 2

Tactical Operation Development 3

Coordination & Synchronization 6

Briefs, Rehearsals, and Inspections 6

After Action Review in Training or Combat 7

Casualty Collection Point (CCP) Operations 8

CCP Duties & Responsibilities 8

Casualty Response Rehearsals 9

CCP Site Selection 9

CCP Operational Guidelines 10

CCP Building Guidelines 10

Evacuation Guidelines 11

CCP Layout Templates 11

General Guidelines for CCP Personnel 14

Casualty Marking & Tagging 14

MEDEVAC Request Format 16

Hazardous Training Medical Coverage 17

Pre-Deployment & RRF-1 Assumption Procedures 22

Post-Deployment & Recovery Procedures 24

Section 5

RMED Packing Lists 1

RMED RBA/RLCS Minimum Packing List 1

RMED Assault Aid-Bag Minimum Packing List 2

RMED Medications Kit Minimum Packing List 3

Combat Wound Pill Pack (CWPP) Stockage List 3

Saline Lock Kit Stockage List 4

Chest Tube Kit Stockage List 4

Cricothyroidotomy Kit Stockage List 4

IV Kit Stockage List 4

Minor Wound Care Kit Stockage List 5

Abbreviation List 6

Conversion Charts 10

The Ranger Medic Code 11

The Ranger Creed 12

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