These texts come from a variety of sources, primarily military. They provide useful insights into a range of operational settings and needs.

General Operational Medicine

Immediate Care of the Wounded

Operational Medicine 2001

Operational Medicine Enhanced Version

US Navy General Medical Officer Manual

Fleet Medicine Pocket Reference 2001

The Ship’s Medicine Chest and Medical Aid at Sea

Hospital Corpsman Sick Call Screener’s Handbook

Advancement Handbook for Hospital Corpsmen

US Navy Shipboard Pest Control Manual

US Navy Dive Manual (2008)

Manual of the Medical Department (MANMED)

Aviation Medicine

US Naval Flight Surgeons Manual

The Naval Flight Surgeon’s Pocket Reference to Aircraft Mishap Investigation

Field Medicine

US Marine Corps Field Medical Service School Student Manual

First Aid


US Navy Standard First Aid Course

Special Operations

AFSOC EMT Intermediate/Paramedic Treatment Protocols

Pararescue Medication and Procedure Handbook

Weapons of Mass Destruction

Medical Management of Chemical Agent Casualties Handbook – 4th Edition US Army 2007 (pdf)

Medical Management of Biological Agent Casualties Handbook – 7th Edition US Army 2011 (pdf)

Medical Management of Radiological Agent Casualties Handbook – 4th Edition Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute 2013 (pdf)

Medical NBC BattleBook U.S. Army Center of Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine 2000 (pdf).

Non-Lethal Weapons

Non-Lethal Weapons

Prevention and Medical Management of Laser Injuries

Environmental Extremes

Medical Aspects of Cold Weather Operations

Heat Stress Control and Heat Casualty Management

Medical Problems in High Mountain Environments

The Textbooks of Military Medicine

  • War Surgery in Afghanistan and Iraq, a Series of Cases, 2003-2007 (2008)
  • Blast Injury: Translating Research into Operational Medicine (2008)
  • Medical Aspects of Biological Warfare (2007)
  • Recruit Medicine (2006)
  • Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Vol 2 (2005)
  • Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Vol 1 (2003)
  • Ophthalmic Care of the Combat Casualty (2003)
  • Medical Aspects of Harsh Environments, Vol 1 (2002)
  • Medical Aspects of Harsh Environments, Vol 2 (2002)
  • Rehabilitation of the Injured Combatant, Vol 1 (1998)
  • Rehabilitation of the Injured Combatant, Vol 2 (1999)
  • Medical Aspects of Chemical and Biological Warfare (1997)
  • Anesthesia and Perioperative Care of the Combat Casualty (1995)
  • War Psychiatry (1995)
  • Military Psychiatry: Preparing in Peace for War (1994)
  • Military Dermatology (1994)
  • Occupational Health: The Soldier and the Industrial Base (1993)
  • Conventional Warfare: Ballistic, Blast, and Burn Injuries (1991)
  • Medical Consequences of Nuclear Warfare (1989)
  • Emergency War Surgery – 3rd Edition

Operational Safety

US Army/US Marine Corps Field Hygiene and Sanitation

US Army Combat Skills of the Soldier

Survival, Evasion and Recovery


Nutrition for Health and Performance, 2001

Combat Stress

US Marine Corps Combat Stress

US Army Leaders’ Manual for Combat Stress Control

Preventive Medicine

Malaria Prevention and Control

Personal Protective Measures Against Insects and Other Arthropods of Military Significance

Women’s Healthcare

Military Obstetrics & Gynecology

Operational Obstetrics & Gynecology

Surgical Emergencies in Obstetrics & Gynecology

Humanitarian Assistance

HA Multiservice Procedures for Humanitarian Assistance Operations

Education and Training