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Military Trauma Research Saved Lives in Civilian Bombing in Boston

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Two articles published recently highlight the transfer of military trauma research to civilian trauma response teams. The use of the tourniquet in Boston undoubtedly saved lives. View the two articles which include interviews with Dr. Don Jenkins, NTI’s Board Chairman, by clicking the links below.

http://www.newrepublic.com/article/112939/boston-marathon-bombing-return-tourniquet ”The Return of the Tourniquet: What we learned from war led to lives saved in Boston”

http://www.motherjones.com/politics/2013/04/how-war-terror-helped-boston-keep-its-death-toll-down ”How Bombs in Iraq Saved Lives in Boston”