COLD WEATHER MEDICINE COURSE by The United States Army

By The United States Army

Chilly climate drugs COURSE

Given a unit in a desert surroundings and helpful apparatus and provides, follow the foundations of mountain defense, to avoid loss of life or injury

1 MOUNTAIN protection (WINTER)
2 SURVIVAL KIT
3 chilly climate CLOTHING
4 iciness WARFIGHTING LOAD REQUIREMENTS
5 NOMENCLATURE AND CARE OF army SKI EQUIPMENT
6 army SNOWSHOE MOVEMENT
7 PREVENTIVE MEDICINE
8 sufferer ASSESSMENT
9 TRIAGE
10 TACTICAL wrestle CASUALTY CARE
11 LAND NAVIGATION REVIEW
12 NUTRITION
13 HYPOTHERMIA
14 FREEZING / close to FREEZING TISSUE INJURIES
15 severe chilly climate TENT
16 own / staff STOVES
17 TEN guy ARCTIC TENT
18 BURN MANAGEMENT
19 MISCELLANEOUS chilly climate clinical PROBLEMS
20 CASEVACS AND CASEVAC REPORTING
21 excessive ALTITUDE health and wellbeing PROBLEMS
22 ENVIRONMENTAL risks 1
23 ENVIRONMENTAL dangers 2
24 AVALANCHE seek ORGANIZATION
25 AVALANCHE TRANSCEIVERS
26 BIVOUAC ROUTINE
27 desert ORTHOPEDIC TRAUMA
28 chilly climate management PROBLEMS
29 SUBMERSION INCIDENTS
30 requisites FOR SURVIVAL
31 SURVIVAL SIGNALING
32 SURVIVAL SNOW SHELTERS AND FIRES
33 SKIJORING

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Trash bags NOTE: Proper packing of the group stores is taught in the Fire Team Sled class. 6. PACKING THE PACK. Because most Marines are familiar with how to pack a pack, these are general guidelines only. a. Keep your pack as compact as possible. The bulk of the weight should be next to your body, low and centered. This will assist you in maintaining your balance when skiing or snowshoeing. b. Your shoulder and waist straps should be properly adjusted. They should be snug yet allowing freedom of movement to prevent cutting off circulation.

They remove particulate debris, which allows lower halogen dose and improved appearance and taste of "dirty" water. Filters clog quickly if the water is dirty or has a lot of suspended particles. NEVER USE FILTERS AS YOUR SOLE METHOD OF WATER PURIFICATION. 75 (a) Maximum Filter Pore Size: 1) Parasitic eggs and larvae: 20 micrometers (um). 2) Giardia, E. histolytica: 5 um. 2 um. 01 um (too small for field water filtration). 5. GIARDIA: FROM EPIDEMIC TO ENDEMIC. a. Definition. 08e) An intestinal flagellate protozoa that can cause clinical illness in humans.

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