U.K. Surgeon General Is Bringing Combat Medicine Home

By Angus Batey
Source: Aviation Week & Space Technology

Some of your combat care techniques are now in use by civilian emergency response teams, and areas such as prosthetics have seen improvements based on combat experience. Do you see that read-across continuing as well?

That's the plan. “Status” is a heavy word, but the status defense medicine now has within U.K. medicine is such that it will be our fault if we let that fall off.


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