ER: the new measures will increase injuries treatment

חובשים בתרגול בשטח. צילום ארכיון: דובר צה”ל

Among the innovations that will improve the treatment of soldiers who secures the blanket temperature and light tents that can be loaded on APC

תאריך: 15/09/2013, 09:06    
מחבר: רוני צידון, אט”ל

The treatment of wounded-expanded line of improvements at which point the main medical officer, Brig. Gen. Itzik Kreis, anytime soon. As part of the program “10 teams” consolidated medical teams responsible
On operations in the field, with the front crash (פלה”קים), responsible for intensive care. As a result, the patient is sent to intensive care tent, can in some cases for analysis and thus receive better treatment.

In the framework of
This renewed Medical Corps also approximately 60 injured heaters: this is not a familiar silver blanket to maintain body heat, but a blanket which connects to the heat sink and compact loaders
With hot air, thereby maintaining high temperatures.

The blanket is designed to stabilize the wounded man’s body temperature while he is in intensive care or waiting for surgery. The covers are available in different sizes, so if a fighter will undergo surgery on his torso while also
This surgery will spread the blanket. These days the Defense Ministry goes to purchase blankets, and reach the field in three to four months.

Alongside this, purchasing upgraded IDF 100 tents that serve as convenient infrastructure for medical personnel and enable them to provide the best treatment for the wounded warrior. The medical team can set up a tent treatment within ten minutes instead of 3 hours or more — while setting up the tent.

Moreover, the weight of the lightest tent State relative to loading on APC, render the need for truck transportation, old and heavy, she demanded. The tents, which are expected to airchsh in the coming months, they also
Where are the medical units. It will make them easier to deploy in combat and more. According to head medical engineering development in the medical corps, Lieutenant Colonel guy to mckowski until the end of the year, the tents will arrive.

Translated from Hebrew