Forward Resuscitative Surgical Suite

Greenberg, Paul
September 2010
Officer;Sep/Oct2010, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p45
The article offers information on the U.S. Marine Corps and Navy Reservists from the 4th Medical Battalion who set up trauma centers in the middle of the Moroccan desert. It notes that the reservists at Cap Draa training area have set up a Forward Resuscitative Surgical Suite (FRSS) trauma center as part of exercise Lion 2010. It reveals that this new life-saving capability provides trauma and surgical care to Sailors and Marines in a military environment.


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