BAMC teams with regional medical centers to save man's life
Photo Credit: Courtesy photo by U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research
Air Force Lt. Col. (Dr.) Jeremy Cannon (right) and Dr. Jeremy Pamplin place a patient on extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, or ECMO, in September 2012, at the San Antonio Military Medical Center, Texas. ECMO is a heart-lung bypass system that circulates blood through an external artificial lung and sends it back into the patient's bloodstream.
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