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Which Patients Can Participate in the COMBAT Study?

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Who can be in this research study?

  • Patients who have lost more than 30% of their blood volume and are in shock
  • Patients who are at least 18 years old
  • Patients who have severe injuries

 

Who will not be in this research study?

  • Women who are obviously pregnant
  • Patients who require CPR to maintain their heartbeat
  • Patients who are known and have proof of objection to blood transfusions
  • Patients who are wearing a bracelet or necklace stating “NO COMBAT STUDY”
  • Patients who have a family member at the scene who object to enrollment to the paramedics

3 Comments

  1. Brooke Fritz says:

    This sounds really interesting. Can’t wait to hear more!

  2. cindy says:

    sounds like an interesting study. how long does it last?

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