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Field Trauma Care in the 21st Century
  1. David O’Reilly, Research Associate, Specialist Registrar1,
  2. T König, Research Associate, Specialist Registrar1 and
  3. N Tai, Senior Lecturer, Consultant2
  1. 1Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, RCDM and Vice-Chairman, the Haywood Club
  2. 2Royal London Hospital
  1. 10E Cleve Rd, London NW6 3RR 07966 145 947 djoreilly{at}


The nature of trauma care on the modern battlefield is changing quickly. Leading figures in UK field trauma care spoke at a recent meeting of the Haywood Club. The challenge of modern warfare, the evolving evacuation chain and the command and governance of field trauma care were explored.

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