National EMS Museum Resources
Dr. Norman E. McSwain Papers are in the National EMS Museum archive awaiting processing. The collection consist of writings, notes and artifacts relating to Dr. McSwain’s work with trauma and pre-hospital care.
Below you will find a selection of work that has mentioned, or is published by, Dr. McSwain. Material is organized by year. The month of the publication is followed by the title, page number and journal. Additional content notes are included in brackets.
To view any of the articles click on the link at the end of each line. If you are on a mobile devise you may need to download the articles to view them (click the link and select download on your devise). Should you experience any difficulty accessing or using the key word search please contact us at info@emsmuseum .org
Additional writings will be added to this list as they are digitized and indexed. Please submit written requests to copy to info@emsmuseum .org
Please cite The National EMS Museum Archives when using resources presented on this page.
May 1985. Movers and Shakers, and History Makers (56-70) JEMS Click Here to view excerpt from article
NAEMT’s Tribute to Dr. Norman McSwain: https://www.naemt.org/education/phtls/tribute-to-dr-mcswain
Tulane News: Remembering Trauma Surgeon Dr. Normal McSwain: https://news.tulane.edu/news/remembering-trauma-surgeon-dr-norman-mcswain
The New Orleans Doctor who Helped Stop the Bleed (part of the 300 for 300 series, 2019): https://www.nola.com/300/the-new-orleans-doctor-who-helped-stop-the-bleeding/article_c163dd6b-c65a-5e63-b68a-22037ed27b5f.html
Norman McSwain Obituary: https://obits.nola.com/us/obituaries/nola/name/norman-mcswain-obituary?id=8731433
The Loss of a Trauma Legend: Remembering Dr. Norman E. McSwain, Jr, MD, FACS: https://www.hmpgloballearningnetwork.com/site/emsworld/article/12101482/the-loss-of-a-trauma-legend-remembering-norman-e-mcswain-jr-md-facs
In memoriam, American College of Surgeons: https://bulletin.facs.org/2015/10/in-memoriam-dr-norman-mcswain-a-pioneer-in-comprehensive-trauma-care/