Reference : V-P-KP-E-00063
Date : 27/06/2017
Country/Region : NORTH KOREA
Caption : Pyongyang. Participants of the Blast Trauma Care course organized by the ICRC pose for a group photo.
Photographer : s.n.
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : ICRC website, 28.06.2017, News release (excerpt) : “Pyongyang / Beijing (ICRC) – A three-day course on Blast Trauma Care ends in Pyongyang today. Organized by the ICRC in cooperation with the Ministry of Public Security (MoPS) and the DPRK Red Cross Society, this course is designed to train the health personnel, for the provision of proper treatment and medical support to victims of Explosives Remnants of War, including to Explosives Remnants of War technicians, in the event of blast casualties.
The course provides participants with a review of the basics of blast trauma management, through short interactive lectures and in particular through exposing each participant to practical demonstrations of emergency assessment and resuscitation of life-threatening trauma, such as an obstructed airway or a punctured lung, as well as how to deal with head or spinal trauma.”
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