Increasing Patient Care
Photo Credit: Sgt. Daniel Schroeder, 25th Combat Aviation Brigade Public Affairs
Two medevac companies in Afghanistan have participated in a trial program to administer blood products to wounded Soldiers during en-route flight care and movement to a medical facility. Army UH-60 medevac Black Hawk helicopters, like the ones pictured here, now carry blood products during medevac missions to give casualties a better chance of survivability.
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