UDHAMPUR, Aug 20: Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, GOC-in-C, Northern Command inaugurated a two day ‘Continuing Medical Education’ (CME) on “Combat Trauma Care-Emerging Trends & Controversies”, organized by Command Hospital, Northern Command today.
Lt Gen A Banerji, DGMS (Army) was also present for the event. The keynote address was delivered by Prof MC Misra, ex Director of Apex Trauma Centre, AIIMS Delhi, an authority on trauma care in India. A large gathering of doctors of Armed Forces Medical Service from various hospitals across the country attended the event.
Topics related to Combat Trauma Care across various disciplines of surgery & allied specialities were deliberated upon. The event provided an insight into the challenges of Combat Trauma Care, besides achieving its objective of educating budding surgeons with an aim to ensure state of art medical care and technology on the edge of battlefield, to save precious life and limb of those who put themselves in the line of fire in safeguarding the nation.