TEC-MED REFERENCE

This is a compilation of Tactical Medicine related articles, chapters and books published over the last 23 years. They address the essential topics of Tactical Emergency Medicine and should provide the reader with a starting point for study.

NEARLY 200 articles dating back to 1987

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Heiskell L:  Needle the Chest : Tactical Weapons, pp 94 – 95 , September 2010

Vail S:  Field Trauma Care for LEOs , POLICE, Vol 34, No 8, pp 38 – 39, August 2010

Pi J:  Bilateral Vascular Restraint : Facts and myths of the carotid restraint, The Tactical Edge, pp 44 – 50, Summer 2010

Sztajnkrycer M:  Learning From Tragedy: Preventing officer deaths with medical interventions , The Tactical Edge, pp 54 – 58, Fall 2009

Bailey J:  Deputy Gets Schooled in Tactical Medicine , Maryland Sheriff. Vol 25, No 4, pp 29 – 31 Winter 2009

Gerold K,Gibbons M, McKay S:  The relevance of Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCC) guidelines to civilian law enforcement operations , The Tactical Edge, pp 52-60, Fall 2009

Heiskell L:  Seal a Sucking Chest Wound : Tactical Weapons, p74, September 2009

Vail S:  Life or Death Medical Alerts : Tactical Weapons, p 84, May 2009

Soto R:  Tactical Rescue Operations : The Tactical Edge, pp 60-62, Spring 2009

Heiskell L:  Extreme Cold Ops Survival : Tactical Weapons, p 88, March 2009

Levy M, Gerold D:  Preventing Ring Associated Injuries : Think twice about wearing that ring, The Tactical Edge, pp64-66, Winter 2009

Heiskell L:  Get’Um Breathing Stat : Tactical Weapons, p 70, January 2009
Micheli A:  Tactical Medic : Kommando, p 50-56, November 2008

Heiskell L:  Hand Armor Advancements : Tactical Weapons p 78 November 2008

Krebs, D:  Venomous Snakes and Arthropods : A threat to mission success, The Tactical Edge, pp 62-72, Fall 2008

Menley, C:  Medics Armed and Ready : Tactical Weapons, p 14 September 2008

Heiskell L:  Dangerous Decibels, Does SWAT Need Suppressors : Police, pp 58-62, August 2008

Croushorn J, Westmoreland T:  Tactical Medical Equipment: Part 2 , The Tactical Edge, pp 58-63, Summer 2008

Heiskell L:  Stop the Bleeding : Tactical Weapons, pp 64-65 July 2008

Johnson M., Brownlee C:  Tactical Medicine : An investment you can live with. SWAT, pp 62-64, 88, May 2008

Heiskell L:  Battlefield Ocular Injures : Treating and protecting eyes for those on the beat and in the sand box. Tactical Weapons pp 60-61 May 2008

Micheli A:  International School of Tactical Medicine : RAIDS Italia, pp19-23, April 2008

Bryant N:  Into the Hot Zone: Training to become a tactical medic , National Fire and Rescue, pp18-23, March – April, 2008

Croushorn J, Westmoreland T:  Tactical Medical Equipment: Part 1 , The Tactical Edge, pp 60-64, Spring 2008

Olesnicky D:  Blast Injury Treatments : Multi-Major Responses: Projectile Signs Primary Wounds, Trauma and more. Tactical Weapons pp 28-29, March 2008.

Gerold KB:  Tourniquet use for extremity wounds sustained during law enforcement operations:  The Tactical Edge, pp 56 – 63, Winter 2008

Vail S:  CSI of Wound Ballistics : Know what you ammo is capable of before pulling the trigger, Tactical Weapons pp 34-35, January 2008

Olesnicky, BT:  Combat Medical Gear :   Essential tools could mean life or death, Tactical Weapons pp 92-09, November 2007

Lawner B, Alves D, Gerold K:  A microscopic offender: Armed, dangerous and contagious : The Tactical Edge, PP 56-61, Fall 2007

Heiskell L:  Medical Alert :   Training You to Save Lives, Tactical Weapons, pp 91-92, July 2007

Heiskell L:  Tactical Medicine for Law Enforcement, PORAC Law Enforcement News : First Responders Master On-Scene Advanced Life Support, pp 8-9, Vol 39 No 7 July 2007

Weiss J, Davis M:  Tactical Medic Scenario Training , The Tactical Edge, pp 50-52, Summer 2007

Heiskell L: Olesnicky BT, Welling L,  Tactical Medicine and Combat Casualty Care : Chapter 23. Wilderness Medicine Textbook 5 th  Edition, 2007

McKay s, Hoyne C:  High Threat Immediate Extraction: The Immediate Reaction Team (IRT) Model , The Tactical Edge, pp 50-54, Spring 2007

Hansen D: International School of Tactical Medicine:  The Best Medicine in the Worst Places, SWAT,  pp 48-53, May 2007

Bertolli E, Forkiotis C, Pannone D, Dawkins H:  Tactical Vision Care , The Tactical Edge, pp 62-65, Winter 2007
Greenberg M, Wipfler J:  Medical Ballistics : The Tactical Edge, pp 68-78, Fall 2006

Heiskell LE, Olesnicky BT:  Equipping the Tactical Medic,  POLICE, pp 36-40, Volume 30 No 3, March 2006

Floyd K, Justice W:  Teaching New Dogs Old Tricks: Advances in adult I/O vascular access , The Tactical Edge, pp 64-66, Summer 2006

Heiskell LE:  First Aid: Tactically Trained Medical Personnel Are a Critical Element in SWAT Operations,  POLICE, Volume 30, No 3, pp 28-34, March 2006

Gibbons ME, Gerold K:  A Team Approach to TEMS: MarylandState Police Tactical Medical Unit , The Tactical Edge, Vol.24 No 2 Spring 2006

Madsen M:  Tactical Casualty Care Innovations , The Tactical Edge, pp 60-66, Volume 24 No 1 Winter 2006

Ciccone TJ et.al.:  Successful Development and Implementation of a Tactical Emergency Medical Technician Training Program for United States Federal Agents , Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, pp 36-39, Vol 20 No 1, 2005

Chiasson A, Weisinger Y:  Medical Force Protection , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 23, No. 1, Winter 2005

Zotti R, Gibbons M:  Tactical Long Rifleman Care: Tactical Medicine From Afar , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 23, No. 4, p78-79, Fall 2005

Bjerke H, True D:  Trauma  Center  Integration Into TEMS , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 23, No. 3, pp 75-75, Summer 2005

McCarthy P:  TEMS and Specialty Impact Munitions , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 23 No. 2, pp 52-54, Spring 2005

Wilkerson W, Lutes M:  Simulator Training for TEMS Providers , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 22, No.4, pp 60-62, Fall 2004

Heiskell L,Olesnicky D, Vail S:  Blood Clotters: SWAT Medics Report Their Findings on High-Tech Hemostatic Dressings Used To Stop Bleeding When Seconds Count .,Vol 28, No.8, pp 52-59, August 2004

Heck J:  Electrical Impluse Devices :  The Medical Implications , The Tactical Edge, Vol.22, No. 3, pp 74-75, Summer 2004

Baez A, Sztanjnkrycer M:  Basic Principles of Protective Medical Support , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 22, No. 2, pp 63-67. Spring 2004

Heiskell L:  Heckler & Koch’s Advanced Tactics & Medicine Course: On The Cutting Edge , POLICE, pp 56-59, January 2004
Rathbun D:  The Tactical Operator’s Role on The TEMS Team , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp 56-57, Winter 2003

Floyd K, Justice B:  Field Management of The Complicated Airway , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 21, No.1, pp 48-50, Winter 2003

Zelt K:  SWAT Response to WMD Incidents , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 21, No. 1, Winter 2003

Rathbun D, Johannes D:  Dental Emergencies in the Tactical Setting , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 21 No. 4, pp 66-68, Fall 2003

DePatto J:  York  Hospital  Medic 97 TRU: A Retrospective Look , The Tactical Edge Vol. 21 No. 4 pp25-31, Fall 2003

Brooks J, Curtis D, Sweetland J:  SWAT Response to a WMD Attack . The Tactical Edge. Vol. 21 No. 3, pp 32-38, Summer 2003

Heck J:  Kinetic Impact Weapons: The Potential for Injury , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 21 No. 3, pp 62-64, Summer 2003

Rathbun D:  TEMS-Specific Training and Continuing Education , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 21 no. 2, pp 52-54, Spring 2003

Boseman W:  Medical Threat Assessment:  The Taser M26 Less Lethal Weapon, The Tactical Edge, Vol.21, No.2 pp 32-34, Spring 2003

Burke T:  Every Team Needs Tactical Medical , Tactical Response, pp 28-31 Spring 2003

Rinnert K, Hall W:  Tactical Emergency Medical Support , Emergency Medicine Clinic of North America, Vol. 20, No.4, November 2002

Carmona R:  TEMS Transitioning Into the New Millennium , The Tactical Edge, Vol 20, No 3, pp 64-65, Fall 2002

Bozeman WP, Eastman ER:  Tactical EMS: An Emerging Opportunity in Graduate Medical Education.  Prehospital Emergency Care Vol 6 No 3, 322-324, 2002

Carmona R:  Public Health Aspects of Tactical Emergency Medical Support , The Tactical Edge, Vol 20, No 3, p 58, Summer 2002

Carmona R:  TEMS Best Practices and Evidenced Based Medicine , The Tactical Edge, Vol 20, No 2, p 58, Spring 2002

Williams G:  TEMS and The Cypress Creek Advanced Tactical Team , Vol.20, No 2, pp18-21, Spring 2002

Greenberg M, Wipfler E:  Explosions and Blast Injuries: Dealing with The Terrorist   Threat , The Tactical Edge, Vol 20, No 2, pp 29-34, Spring 2002

Carmona R:  TEMS Bibliography II , The Tactical Edge, Vol 20, No 1, pp 53-54

Greenstone J:  The Role of Tactical Emergency Medical Support in Hostage and Crisis Negotiations , Vol 20, No 1, pp 33-35, Winter 2002

Sullivan P, Richards L:  Force Protection: Law Enforcement Support to Mass Casualty / Mass Decon Operations , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 4, pp 27-30, Fall 2001

Krebs D:  Preventing Lyme Disease in Tactical Operators , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 4, pp 68-69, Fall 2001

Carmona R:  Practical Aspects of TEMS Equipment Selection , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 4, pp 62-63, Fall 2001

Hodgkinson J:  Documentation for the Tactical Medic , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 4, pp 58-59, Fall 2001

Sharma N:  Tactical EMS Case Review , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 3, p 64, Summer 2001

Barren J:  Treatment and Avoidance of Chemical Poisoning , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 3, pp 42-44, Summer 2001

Carmona R:  Evolving TEMS and Tactical Concepts in Response to the Active Shooter , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 3, pp 52-54, Summer 2001

Carmona R:  Controversies in TEMS , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 2, pp 61-63, Spring 2001

Kregs D:  Medical Response to the Joseph Palczynski Incident , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 1, pp 99-101 Winter 2001

Carmona R, Kester, D:  The Tactical Emergency Medical Support (TEMS) Plan , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, Vol 1, pp 61-62, Winter 2001

Heck J, Byars D:  Chemical and Biological Agents: Implications for The TEMS Provider , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 1, pp 52-55, Winter 2001

McCarthy P:  Medevac Operations: A Tactical Consideration , The Tactical Edge, Vol 19, No 1, pp20-22, Winter 2001
Carmona R:  TEMS and Emerging WMD Threats , The Tactical Edge, Vol 18, No 4, pp 70-72, Fall 2000

Greenberg M, Wipfler E:  Administrative Considerations for Tactical Emergency   Medcine Support , The Tactical Edge, Vol18, No 4, pp 64-68, Fall 2000

Carmona R, Kester D:  Integration of Medical an Immediate Action Drills (IADS) , The Tactical Edge, Vol 18, No 3, pp 75-76, Summer 2000

Heck J : Terrorist Bombings: Ballistics, Patterns of Blast Injury and Tactical Emergency Care , The Tactical Edge, Vol 18, No 3, pp 53-55, Summer 2000

Wipfler E, Kaufman T, Greenberg M:  Weapons of Mass Destruction: Dealing With The Threat , The Tactical Edge, Vol 18, No 3, pp 44-51, Summer 2000

NTOA Correction Committee:  TEMS and the Corrections Tactical Unit , The Tactical Edge. Vol 18, No 2, pp 70-71, Spring 2000

Heck J, Kepp J:  Medical Equipment Selection for Protective Operations , The Tactical Edge, Vol 18, No 2, PP 68-69, Spring 2000

Carmona R:  A Brief History of TEMS and a Farwell Tribute to CMDR Rasumoff , The Tactical Edge, Vol 18, No 2, p 67, Spring 2000

Sharma N:  Vancouver  Police Deploy SWAT-Tactical EMS , The Tactical Edge, Vol 18, No 2, pp 35-38, Spring 2000

Heiskell L:  Hepatitis B: What Are The On-Duty Risks? , Police, Vol 24,No 2, p 10, February 2000

McCarthy P:  Rapid Medical Assessment , The Tactical Edge, Vol 18, No 1, pp 52-55, Winter 2000

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Psychological and Physical Changes Following an Officer Involved Shooting . The Tactical Edge, Vol 18, No.1, pp70-71, Winter 2000

Heiskell L: HIV Disease: What Are The On Duty Risks ? , Police, Vol 24, No 1, p 14, January 2000

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  The Pregnant Trauma Victim , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 17, No.1, pp 67-70, Winter 1999

Mazzocco  W:  Tactical Emergency Medical Support: Now More Than Ever.  Police , Vol. 23 ,No. 9, pp 24-26 September 1999

Heiskell L, Tang D:  Tactical Emergency Medical Support TEMS: Playing a Vital Role in SWAT Operations . Police, Vol. 23, No. 9, pp 36-37, September 1999

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  TEMS Planning For Extraordinary Deployment at a Public School , The Tactical Edge, Vol.17, No. 4, pp 71-75, Fall 1999

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Suggested Guidelines for TEMS Policy and SOP , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp 95-96, Summer 1999

Elliott T:  Firefight . Fire Chief Magazine, pp 44-50, August 1999

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  TEMS for VIP / Dignitary Protection Details , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 17, No.2, pp 60-61, Spring 1999

Smile B:  Tactical Medics: Front-Line Medicine Evolves as a Specialty , JEMS, Vol.25, No.5, pp 50-64, May 1999
Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Guidelines for the Development of TEMS Programs , The Tactical Edge, Vol.16, No.1, pp75-77, Winter 1998

Madsen M:  Use of an Emergency Medical Information Card by a Tactical Team , The Tactical Edge, Vol.16, No. 4, pp 45-49, Fall 1998

Kowalski B, Frazier J, Grande C:  TACMED vs. MEDTAC: The Basis of Medical Support for Tactical Operations , The Tactical Edge, Vol.16, No. 4, pp 39-44, Fall 1998

Rooker, N: Special Operations Medical Association,  The Tactical Edge, Vol. 16, No.3, p 97, Summer 1998

Baker A:  Down and Dirty DOR: A Five -Officer / Two Shield Rescue Tactic , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 16, No.3, pp 14-20, Summer 1998

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Officer Assisted Suicide – A Different Form of Euthanasia , The Tactical Edge, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp 75-76, Summer 1998

Pierluisi G:  Operation Support: The Role of the Tactical Medic . Rescue Technology, pp 32-36, July / August 1998

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  Mortality and Less Lethal Technology , The Tactical Edge, Vol.16, No.2, pp 78-82, Spring 1998

Greenstone J:  Tactical Emergency Medical Support for Hostage and Crisis Negotiations .  The Police Chief.  pp 38-41, March 1998

Heiskell L, Tang D:  AIDS & Hepatitis: What Are the Risks to Police Officers  Police Vol.22, No 1, pp 34-36, January 1998

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  TEMS Literature: A Bibliography , The Tactical Edge,Vol. 15, No.1, pp 65-66, Winter 1997

McCue W:  Officer Down:   An Immediate Action Drill For Wounded Officers , SWAT Magazine, Vol. 17, No.6, November 1997

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  Advanced Life Support In TEMS: The Effect of New Trauma Studies , The Tactical Edge, Vol.15, No. 4, pp 78-80, Fall 1997

Gorham J:  Epidemiology of SWAT Injuries: Implications for TEMS Provider . Prehospital Emergency Care, July / September 1997

Heiskell L, Carrison D:  Doctoring Up Your Team , Vol.29, No.7, p 19, Emergency, July 1997

McConnell  M, Van Stralen D:  Emergency Medical Decision – Making in The Tactical Environment. The Tactical Edge , Vol 15, No.3, pp 32- 39, Summer 1997

Heiskell L, Tang D, Carlo P:  Tactical EMS Training For The 21st Century . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 15, No.3, pp 76-79, Summer 1997

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Evolving Roles of the TEMS Provider . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 15, No.3, pp 57-59, Summer 1997

Myers C:  In The Line Of Fire: Tactical Medics Become a Vital Component of SWAT , Vol. 29. No.7, pp 16-19 & 46, Emergency, July 1997

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  Standard  Prehospital  Care: The Next Major Issue in TEMS.  The Tactical Edge, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp 59-64, Spring 1997

Heiskell L:  Medical Management: K-9 Emergencies . Police, Vol. 21, No. 2, pp 52-57, February 1997

Heiskell L, Carrison D:  H&K’s New Tactical Emergency Medicine Course is   Challenging, Demanding and on the Leading Edge . SWAT, pp 26-29, October 1996

Jones J, Reese K, Kenepp G, Krohmer J, Into the Fray:  Integration of Emergency Medical Services and Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Teams . Prehospital and Disaster Medicine. Vol. No.3 pp 202-206, July-September 1996

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  TEMS Tips for the Medical Officer . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 14, No. 4, Fall 1996

Carey G:  TEMS Support for Small Law Enforcement Agencies . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp 36-39, Summer 1996

Heiskell L, Carlo P:  Scoop and Run vs Stay and Treat: Some Tactical Considerations .TheTactical Edge, Vol. 14 No. 3, pp 61-63 Summer 1996

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Trends in Tactical Emergency Medical Support .   The Tactical Edge, Vol. 14, No. 2, p 52, Spring 1996

Heiskell L:  The Road to Wellness,  Police, Vol 20, No 11, 71-75 November 1996

Heiskell L:  Danger: Clandestine Drug Labs,  Police, Vol 20, No 9, pp32-35,73-75, September 1996

Heiskell L, Tang D:  Medical Management of K-9 Emergencies Part 2 . The Tactical Edge, Vol 14. No.1, pp 44-52, Winter 1996

Heiskell L:  Management of Tactical Medical Teams: Police SWAT Medical Personnel Are Agency Assets .  Law & Order, April, 1996

Heiskell L, Tang D:  Tactical Emergency Medial Support for Law Enforcement Special Operations Teams . SWAT, pp 69-73, February 1996
Leibovich M, Speer C:  Physician Involvement in Police Tactical Teams . The Tactical Edge, Vol.13, No. 4, pp 48-50, Fall 1995

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  An Evaluation Period for TEMS Personnel: Do We Need   One?  The Tactical Edge, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp 83-86, Fall 1995

Miller C:  Blast Injuries . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp 45-47. Fall 1995

Heiskell L, Tang D:  Medical Management of K-9 Emergencies: Part 1 . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 13, No. 4, pp 51-56, Fall 1995

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Use of TEMS on SWAT Operations . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 13, No. 3, p 69, Summer 1995

Arthur K:  Bag-Valve Alternative . The Tactical Edge. Vol. 13, No. 3, pp 19-20, Summer 1995

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  The Integration of Tactics and Emergency Medical Support . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp 69-70, Winter 1995

Heiskell L, Tang D:  HIV and Hepatitis B: Tactical Silent Enemies . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 13, No. 1, pp 55-58, Winter 1995

Wolff, E:  The SWAT DOC .  Florida SWAT Association New Letter, Fall 1994

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  The Africanized Honey Bee . The Tactical Edge. The Tactical Edge. Vol. 12, No. 4, pp 84-87, Fall 1994

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Diet and Performance in the Tactical Environment . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp 82-83, Summer 1994

Carmona R:  Cost Effectiveness Alternatives for thee Provision of Live-Fire Training, The Portable Live-Fire Training House . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp 21-23, Summer 1994

Heiskell L, Tang D:  Medical Aspects of Clandestine Drug Labs . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 12, No. 3, pp 51-54, Summer 1994

Vayer J, Hagmann J, Llewellyn C:  Refining Prehospital Physical Assessment Skills: A New Teaching Technique . Annals of Emergency Medicine, Vol. 23, No. 4, pp 786-790, April 1994

Heiskell L, Carmona R:  Tactical Emergency Medical Services: An Emerging Subspecialty of Emergency Medicine .    Annals of Emergency Medicine Vol. 23, No. 4, pp 778-785, April 1994

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  Position Paper: Use of Physicians in the Tactical   Environment .The Tactical Edge, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp 77-86, Spring 1994

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Selection and Retention of Special Operations Team   Members . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 12, No. 1, pp 72-75, Winter 1994

Heiskell L, Tang DH:  Case Study: The MorenoValley Hostage Incident . The Tactical Edge Vol. 12. No. 3, pp 36-38, Winter 1994

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Inclusion of Physicians in Civilian Tactical Law Enforcement Operations . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp 70-71, Fall 1993

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Echeloned Field Medical Care: Definition and Justification . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 11, No. 4, pp 72-76, Fall 1993

Carmona R, Rasumoff R:  Medical Aspects of the Force Continuum . The Tactical Edge, Vol.11, No. 1, pp 69-71, Summer 1993

Heiskell L:  Triage and Transport: The Golden Hour Begins . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 11, No. 1, pp 50-52, Summer 1993

Watch M:  The Tactical Paramedic , Law Enforcement Technology, 40-41,53, March 1993

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  How Are We Doing with TEMS?  The Tactical Edge, Vol.11, No. 2, pp 71-74, Spring 1993

Heiskell L:  Profiling and Predicting the Suicidal Suspect . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 11, No. 2, pp 43-45, Spring 1993

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Understanding the Risks and Benefits in Selection of Mission-Specific Personnel Protective Equipment . The Tactical Edge, Vol.11, No. 1, pp 68-70, Winter 1993

Heiskell L:  Basics of Field Wound Management . The Tactical Edge Vol. 11, No. 1, pp 60-62, Winter 1993
Sanders N:  Should Physical Fitness Qualifications Be Required for SWAT?  The Tactical Edge, Vol. 10, No. 4, p 30, Fall 1992

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  A Basic Strategy for Neurological Assessment . The Tactical Edge, Vol.10, No.4, pp 62-67, Fall 1992

Heiskell L:  Profiling and Predicting The Violent Suspect .  The Tactical Edge, Vol. 10, No. 4, pp 39-40, Fall 1992

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Forensic Aspects of Tactical Emergency Medical Support . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp 54-55, Summer 1992

Heiskell L:  Hyperthermia and Heat Illness: Considerations in Hot Weather Special Operations .  The Tactical Edge, Vol. 10, No. 3, pp 20-22, Summer 1992

McArdle D:  Integration of Emergency Medical Services and Special Weapons and Tactics (SWAT) Teams: The Emergence of the Tactically Trained Medic . Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, July-September 1992

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  Caring for Children in the Tactical Environment: It’s No Small Thing . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp 48-53. Spring 1992

Heiskell L:  Aeromedical Evacuation in the Tactical Environment . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 10, No. 2, pp 41-43, Spring 1992

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Preliminary Review of Tactical EMS Survey . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 9, No. 1, p 62, Winter 1991

Heiskell L:  Hypothermia and Frostbite: Considerations in Cold Weather Special Operations .  The Tactical Edge, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp 26-29, Winter 1992

Burg M:  Tactical EMS . Emergency Medical Services, Vol. 21, pp 76-77, 1992

Maunder M:  Paramedics and Tactical Operations: The Integration of Medical Personnel in Law Enforcement . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp 33-34, Winter 1992

Sanders N:  Priorities for Forward Casualty Care: Lessons From the Battalion Medical Officer . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 10, No.1, pp 28-29, Fall 1991

Heiskell L:  Fundamentals of Wound Ballistics . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp 22-24, Fall 1991

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Evaluation of Risk Factors Causing Performance Decrement During Special Operations . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp 53-55, Fall 1991

Carmona R, Rasumoff D: Tactical Emergency Medical Support (TEMS)An Emerging Specialized Area of Prehospital Care . Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, p 394, 1991

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  Combined EMT Class For SWAT Personnel . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 9, No. 3, pp 58-62, Summer 1991

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  Burns in the Tactical Environment . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 8, No. 9, p 54, Spring 1991

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Tactical Emergency Medical Support .   The Tactical Edge, Vol. 8, No. 1, pp 54-56, Winter 1990

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Regionalization of SWAT Operations: Administrative and Tactical Considerations . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp 35-36, Fall 1990

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Early Recognition of Impending Airway Difficulty in the   Tactical Environment .   The Tactical Edge, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp 54-58, Fall 1990

Carmona R, Rasumoff D:  Essentials of Tactical Emergency Medical Support . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 8 No. 3, pp 54-56, Summer 1990

Carmona R, Brennan K:  Review of the National Conference on Tactical Emergency Medical Support . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp 7-11 Summer 1990.

Carmona R:  Officer Safety In Special Operations: Assessing the Risk / Benefit Ratio . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 8, No. 2, Spring 1990

Rasumoff D, Carmona R:  Aggressiveness, Positive Attitude, and the Fight or Flight Reactions . The Tactical Edge, Vol. 8 No. 2, pp 44-47, Spring 1990
Murphy M:  FBI SWAT Paramedics . The Tactical Edge, Vol 7, pp 22-24, 1989

Quinn M:  Into the Fray: The Search and Rescue Role with Special Weapons Teams . Response, Vol. 6 pp 18-20, 1987

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