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IEMS Publishes Clinical Treatment Guidelines for Wildland Fire Medical Units

Aug 27, 2012

The Incident Emergency Medical Subcommittee (IEMS) of the National Wildfire Coordinating Group (NWCG) has published Clinical Treatment Guidelines for Wildland Fire Medical Units. The necessity of identifying a systematic approach for the care of the sick and injured on wildland fire incidents has expanded over the last 30 years. These Clinical Treatment Guidelines were developed by the IEMS and were reviewed by physicians familiar with the wildland fire environment. Click here to read the memo and review the guidelines.