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Military Field Surgery Training

“[Military field surgery training] is essential for when a crew goes on a mission. This is really how I learned the stuff”- Ron, Anesthesiologist in a field hospital The purpose of Military field surgery Training is to build teamwork in the OR. More importantly, it teaches medical staff a common language to be used in […]

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Prolonged Field Care Training

Who is Prolonged Field Care Training (or PFC training) for? Field hospitals Remote facilities Naval vessels Disaster medical facilities …or any other organization that is meant to offer medical treatment and to monitor patients for a long period of time when the evacuation to an advanced trauma center is delayed. What does Prolonged Field Care […]

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Triage and Management during an MCI Training

“The Triage and Management during an MCI training gave me the tools to lead in MCI and I feel much more prepared now”- Aviv, Battalion head medic in the IDF Triage and Management during an MCI Training is created especially for managers and commanders of rescue and emergency forces. This training prepares you to manage […]

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Trauma Surgery Training

“[Trauma surgery training] is essential for when a crew goes on a mission. This is really how I learned the stuff”- Ron, Anesthesiologist in a field hospital The purpose of Trauma Surgery Training is to build teamwork in the OR. More importantly, it teaches medical staff a common language to be used in special situations. […]

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Best Practices for CAT tourniquet application

Bleeding is the leading cause of preventable death, responsible for about 90% of these cases, while the source of the bleeding in over 10% of the cases leading bleeding to preventable death is the limb (Eastridge & Co.). Did you know… ? U.S. military reports attribute the saving of about 2,000 lives to the use […]

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How To Provide A Realistic Extreme Training & Avoid Methodic, Unrealistic Training

In a prior article on realistic extreme training, “Why is it important to train in understanding the story of an event?”, we discussed the importance of training your team in understanding the story of the event. In the following article, we will discuss the actions that need to be undertaken once you understand what is […]

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Fast and Furious Training for Extreme Events: The Hands-On Training Experience That Feels Real

Fast and Furious is a training methodology developed by Extreme Simulations and is based on several principles: 100% practical experience A minimum waste of time Not classroom-based Focus on enhancement of the trainee Consideration of the trainee’s goals A good atmosphere Logistical simplicity Read more about training for an extreme event here. Is the following […]

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The Role of Storytelling in Extreme Events Training

Nothing compares to a good story. Whether we are talking about children’s bedtime stories, fun stories that you tell your friends or… stories that explain extreme events and put things into perspective. As humans, we live to tell stories. When we make a decision, we base it upon a scenario – which is basically a […]