Special ReportsInitial UK experience of prehospital blood transfusion in combat casualtiesO’Reilly, David J. FRCS; Morrison, Jonathan J. MRCS; Jansen, Jan O. FRCS, FFICM; Nordmann, Giles MB, FRCA; Rasmussen, Todd E. MD; Midwinter, Mark J. MD, FRCS; Doughty, Heidi FRCP, FRCPath Author Information From the Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma (D.J.O., J.J.M., J.OJ., M.J.M.), RCDM; National Institute of Health Research (M.J.M.), Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre; and NHS Blood and Transplant (H.D.), and 306 Hospital Support Medical Regiment (V), Birmingham; and 16 Medical Regiment (G.N.), Merville Barracks, Colchester, United Kingdom; and US Combat Casualty Care Research Program (T.E.R.), Fort Detrick, Maryland. Submitted: December 20, 2013, Revised: March 2, 2014, Accepted: March 31, 2014. Address for reprints: Heidi Doughty MBA, FRCP, FRCPath, NHS Blood and Transplant, Vincent Dr, Birmingham, B15 2SG United Kingdom; email: [email protected]. Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery: September 2014 - Volume 77 - Issue 3 - p S66-S70 doi: 10.1097/TA.0000000000000342 Buy Metrics © 2014 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.