TITLE

Preparing for Afghanistan's medical future

AUTHOR(S)
Saguil, Aaron; McCormack, M. Terrance
PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/8/2008, Vol. 178 Issue 8, p990
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the 205th Afghan National Army Corps' medical provisioners training held in Afghanistan in 2008. It states the 205th Afghan National Army Corps medical training focuses on trauma. In 2007, the training began with a two-man embedded training team, a variety of Role 3 Multinational Medical Unit providers and a small unit of Afghan National Army providers. In 2008, the program has covered the combined medical staffs of the 205th Corps and the Kandahar Ministry of Defence Hospital, their Canadian Operational Mentor Liaison Team and American Embedded Training Team and the joint Canadian, British, Dutch, Danish and U.S. members of the Role 3 Multinational Medical Unit.
ACCESSION #
31495268

 

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