The Battlefield and Disaster Nursing Pocket Guide is the premier quick reference guide for disaster nurses, emt's and medical professionals. This guide has been proven valuable by the battlefield nurses on the front lines that put this guide together. This pocket guide contains critical assessment and treatment information, as well as translation guides to ensure accurate communication in the field. The care of patients with injuries received on the battlefield or in a disaster is specialized. Traumatic injuries may be more complex or unlike injuries seen in the hospital setting. In addition, the battlefield or disaster scene adds an additional level of complexity to medical care. Designed to fit in the pocket of a uniform, this unique pocket guide provides state-of-the-art, evidence-based recommendations for providing disaster care under exceptional conditions.