JCU Events Trauma Care in the Tropics - Gaps in Far-Forward Military Medicine

JCU Events

Tue, 13 Aug 2019

Trauma Care in the Tropics - Gaps in Far-Forward Military Medicine

Townsville

When: 13 August 19, 10am -- 3pm

Where: Lavarack Barracks

Come along and hear from JCU medical expects Dr Geoffrey Dobson, Dr Hayley Letson and Dr Ben Butson as they share their research on trauma care in the tropics with the Australian Defence Force.

Sessions include:

  • Current gaps and challenges in treating haemorrhagic shock and traumatic brain injury
  • How Adenosine, Lidocaine and Magnesium (ALM) fluid therapy improves survival and reduces secondary injury following haemorrhage and TBI.
  • Current topics in military and civilian trauma: An aeromedical perspective
  • Trauma care in the tropics: A new initiative in aeromedical medicine

Please bring along photo ID in order to gain access into Lavarack Barracks.

More information: http://cdn-au.mailsnd.com/72017/dVot6jT60sNitI2zyhdzB2GwNIog3Gshc7BunPUkgW8/2260631.pdf
Contact details:

Geoffrey Dobson | 0407 550 235