PJ Medcast

A podcast to provide continuing education and on-demand reviews for the Pararescue community. All medical providers with an interest in remote and austere medicine, and rescue in both the tactical and non-tactical settings will find value in the material posted here. PJs - you may log the hours you spend listening to the material in this podcast in your training folders.




      139. ALERT

      New Handbook



      138. The Lethal Triad and Calcium

      A SOF Critical Care Flight Medic discusses the emerging interest in Calcium with blood transfusions, its role in clotting. He also reviews the lethal triad of acidosis, coagulopathy and hypothermia. Remember to use the first 20 podcasts to review the...



      137. New Sleep Research

      Data from new sleep research pertinent for Operators.



      136. Thai Cave Rescue Part 5

      Debrief and Lessons Learned


       2018-09-18  23m

      135. Thai Cave Rescue Part 4

      Mission Execution


       2018-09-15  24m

      135. Thai Cave Rescue Part 3

      Derek continues explaining how the rescue unfolded.


       2018-09-12  23m

      134. Part 2 Thai Cave Rescue

      2 of 5 Operation Wild Boar


       2018-09-08  21m

      133. Thailand Cave Rescue Part 1

      Operation Wild Boar, the mission to rescue 12 Thai children on a soccer team and their coach captured the world's attention this summer. Derek, ST PJ and Team Leader on the mission, describes the mission drop, prep and on scene arrival. This is the...


       2018-09-03  28m

      132. A PJ talks about the R & R program

      PJ J talks about his experience with the R & R program at the Univ of Utah. He discusses the issues of high ops tempo, toll on the family, and details about the R & R program Doc Bryan discussed last week. https://veterans.utah.edu ...


       2018-08-27  35m

      131. PJ /SOF R&R program at Univ of Utah

      Doc Bryan discusses this focused 2 week intensive program based out of Park City and Salt Lake City Utah. Comparable or better results compared to standard treatments that take months.  Several PJs and other SOF Operators have used this with...


       2018-08-21  27m