Meeting the Warfighter's Medical Needs

Smith, Kimberly A.; Rosarius, Dawn L.
September 2006
Army Logistician;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 38 Issue 5, p12
The article reports on the success of dual-path process used by U.S. Army Medical Materiel Agency in selecting and recommending medical equipment and materiel needed for all levels of care in support of the warfighter. A new pain-control technique, known as a patient-controlled analgesia pump, for treating wounded service members being evacuated from the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility. An interim solution to the field can be obtained by as quickly as possible.


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