Lifesaving teamwork
Photo Credit: Sgt. 1st Class Randall Jackson
A team of doctors and nurses from Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, and San Antonio Military Medical Center, Texas, oversee the transport of a patient, an Army wife (obscured by the medical gear), during her medical evacuation to the States. She is the first ever patient to be flown across the Atlantic while on ECMO, a specialized lung bypass machine.
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