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Basic Emergency Care: approach to the acutely ill and injured

World Health Organization WHO and Internationl Federation of the Red Cross ICRC, (2018)

This is an open-access training course for frontline healthcare providers who manage acute illness and injury with limited resources. Produced in response to requests from multiple countries and international partners, the BEC package includes a Participant Workbook and electronic slide decks for each module. Integrating the guidance from WHO Emergency Triage, Assessment and Treatment (ETAT) for children and the Integrated Management of Adult/Adolescent Illness (IMAI), BEC teaches a systematic approach to the initial assessment and management of time-sensitive conditions where early intervention saves lives

Anaesthesia Handbook

Internationl Committee of the Red Cross ICRC, (2017)

The aim of this handbook is to provide guidance for trained anaesthetists working for the ICRC and to offer advice in areas where practice will differ from that in their home country. It is designed to supplement the practical training given in ICRC war-surgery seminars and to support the work of the ICRC in war surgery

Guidelines for essential trauma care

Mock, C et al, Eds.: World Health Organization (WHO), (2004)

The Guidelines for essential trauma care seek to set achievable standards for trauma treatment services which could realistically be made available to almost every injured person in the world. They then seek to define the resources that would be necessary to assure such care. These include human resources (staffing and training) and physical resources (infrastructure, equipment and supplies).

War Surgery. Vol.1

C. Giannou and M. Baldan, Eds.: International Committee of the Red Cross, (2009)

Working with limited resources in armed conflict and other situations of violence. Vol.1

War Wounds: Basic Surgical Management

Gray, Robin, Eds.: ICRC, (1994)

The principles and practice of the surgical lmanagment of wounds produced by missiles or explosions

War wounds with fractures : a guide to surgical management

David I. Rowley, (1996)

This publication addresses the management of war wounds by non-specialist surgeons in situations where resources and expertise are limited. It is intended to be a pratical guide whether or not the surgeon has a special training in orthopaedic trauma.

Surgery for victims of war

D. Dufour; S. Kromann Jensen; M.Owen-Smith, et al., Eds.: ICRC, (1998)

This handbook summarizes the experience of leading practitioners in the field of war surgery and is intended to help military and civilian surgical teams treat people wounded in armed conflicts. It covers first aid, admission of urgent cases and triage, skin grafts, treatment of infections, wounds and burns, plastic surgery and anaesthesiology

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