Military and Tactical
Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC or TC3) is the
standard of care in Prehospital Battlefield Medicine ...
The primary intent of TCCC is to reduce preventable combat
death through a means that allows a unit to complete its mission while providing the best possible care for casualties.
Tactical Combat Casualty Care (Pronounced “T-Triple
C”) is a set of guidelines developed by USSOCOM
(United States Special Operations Command) to
properly train non-medics to deal with the preventable
causes of death in the field.
TCCC = Tactical Combat Casualty Care
Tactical Emergency Casualty Care (TECC) is a set of
best practices treatment guidelines for trauma care in
the high-threat prehospital environment. These
guidelines are built upon critical medical lessons
learned by US and allied military forces over the past
15 years of conflict.