Reasons for exclusion included: (1) amputations performed less than one year prior to the conclusion of data collection (August 1, 2012), and had not yet reached the MRDP, (2) lack of definitive amputation, (3) lack of treatment at SAMMC, and (4) incomplete medical records (Table 1).
Lastly, this study included only US service members treated at SAMMC after sustaining combat-related traumatic upper extremity amputations.
Tanya Tsosie, an ICU nurse at SAMMC
. "The only part that is very critical, obviously, is learning how to take care of the waste and learning how to take off the stuff properly.
This prompted referral to the Division of Cardiology at SAMMC
. Cardiovascular physical exam was benign with normal heart sounds, normal jugular venous pressure, normal apical impulse, and no evidence of congestive heart failure.
DESCRIPTION OF THE SAMMC FUNCTIONAL RESTORATION PROGRAM
In March 2014, the Interdisciplinary Pain Management Center at SAMMC opened its Intensive Outpatient Functional Restoration Program.
While TeamSTEPPS had been implemented successfully both at the combat support hospital in Baghdad, Iraq (and spread throughout the combat theater of operations), and Madigan Army Medical Center in Washington state, it was unclear whether implementation would succeed at SAMMC
in such a tumultuous setting, especially within the highly complex operative environment.
Transportation media for handling multidrug resistant bacteria were also evaluated by SAMMC
. Two swab types at 2 time points and 3 temperatures were assessed to see if bacteria were viable after varying parameters possibly associated with transporting isolates.
representative of the population and SAMMC
health professionals to
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