Accession Number : ADA324845

Title :   Implementing the Shock Trauma Platoon in the Reorganization of the Marine Corps Medical Battalions: Resource and Tactical Implications.

Descriptive Note : Master's thesis,

Corporate Author : NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s) : Fuhrer, Thomas J.

PDF Url : ADA324845

Report Date : DEC 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 77

Abstract : The main objective of this thesis is to answer the primary research question "What impact has the reorganization of Medical Battalions and the introduction of the Shock Trauma Platoons had on the medical support provided to the Fleet Marine Force?

Descriptors :   *MARINE CORPS, *TACTICAL ANALYSIS, *MEDICAL EVACUATION, *TRAUMATIC SHOCK, MILITARY FORCES(UNITED STATES), MILITARY OPERATIONS, MOBILITY, MILITARY PERSONNEL, BATTALION LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, HEALTH, THESES, MILITARY MEDICINE, CASUALTIES, MEDICAL SERVICES, PLATOON LEVEL ORGANIZATIONS, FLEET EXERCISES.

Subject Categories : Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics
      Escape, Rescue and Survival

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE