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Frederic Legrand - COMEO

Terrorist attacks: bringing the appropriate medical means

Rescue missions during terrorist attacks often involve a large number of casualties. These casualties might not be able to run for cover or might be bleeding. Their survival rests on how quickly bleeding control equipment such as tactical tourniquets and emergency compressive bandages. Having the appropriate evacuation devices and survival blankets is also essential.

Infectious diseases, prevent and control

Since February 2014, the Ebola epidemics has spread like wild fire throughout West Africa. Even if it appeared in 1976 on this continent, 2014 is the most lethal year for Ebola.

Earthquake in Nepal

Medical, sanitary means… being able to provide a quick response to emergencies is a prerequisite to achieve stability in these disaster zones or affected countries.