This manual provides information pertaining to the command and staff responsibilities of the brigade and division surgeons assigned to armored, airborne, air assault, infantry, and light infantry divisions that are organized under the L-edition table(s) of organization and equipment (TOE). It provides guidance to the brigade and division surgeons on their duties and responsibilities pertaining to command, staff supervision, and technical control over division and brigade medical elements. It supports the Army Medical Department's (AMEDD) keystone manual, Field Manual (FM) 8-10, Health Service Support in a Theater of Operations, and is based on doctrine found in FMs 8-10-3, 8-10-8, 8-35, 8-55, 100-5, and 100-10.
Field Manual No. 8-10-5
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