Saving Lives on the Battlefield: Final Report

A Joint Trauma System Review of Pre-Hospital Trauma Care
in Combined Joint Operating Area – Afghanistan (CJOA-A)
FINAL REPORT is now available at:

It’s a detailed look at military pre-hospital trauma care by the U.S. Central Command. Civilian EMS is many times a recipient of military knowledge and technology innovation. There are elements of this report that may affect how we care for our patients in the future.