Journal of Marine Medical Society

: 2012  |  Volume : 14  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 30--31

Casualty evacuation using scoop stretcher

Anil Pillai 
 Training Commander, School of Medical Assistants

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A scoop stretcher is used to evacuate trauma cases, where minimum movement of a patient is advisable. There stretcher are available onboard ships and established of the Indian Navy. The correct use of this stretcher with photographic representation is depicted in the article.

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Pillai A. Casualty evacuation using scoop stretcher.J Mar Med Soc 2012;14:30-31

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Pillai A. Casualty evacuation using scoop stretcher. J Mar Med Soc [serial online] 2012 [cited 2021 Dec 9 ];14:30-31
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