Kenneth C Hyams
- The Recruit assessment Program: a program to collect comprehensive baseline health data from U.S. military personnelKenneth C Hyams
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA
Mil Med 167:44-7. 2002..For the first time, DoD and Department of Veterans Affairs physicians, public health officers, and researchers will have access to comprehensive baseline health status data...
- New perspectives on hepatitis EKenneth C Hyams
Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Public Health and Environmental Hazards, 810 Vermont Avenue NW, Washington, DC, USA
Curr Gastroenterol Rep 4:302-7. 2002..Within less than two decades of the discovery of HEV, its epidemiology has been described, serologic tests have been developed, and a candidate vaccine has been evaluated in clinical trials...
- Managing future Gulf War Syndromes: international lessons and new models of careCharles C Engel
Department of Veterans Affairs, VA Central Office 13A Office of Public Health and Environmental Hazards, Washington, DC 20420, USA
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 361:707-20. 2006..With troops returning from combat in Afghanistan, Iraq and elsewhere, the model is already getting put to the test...
- Mental health care needs among recent war veteransHan K Kang
War Related Illness and Injury Study Center, Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC, USA
N Engl J Med 352:1289. 2005
- Resolving disputes about toxicological risks during military conflict : the US Gulf War experienceKenneth C Hyams
United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Public Health and Environmental Hazards, Washington, DC 20420, USA
Toxicol Rev 24:167-80. 2005....
- Responding to chemical, biological, or nuclear terrorism: the indirect and long-term health effects may present the greatest challengeKenneth C Hyams
Department of Veterans Affairs, USA
J Health Polit Policy Law 27:273-91. 2002..stress-related illnesses, unlicensed therapeutics. financial compensation--are complex and controversial...
- Protecting the health of United States military forces in Afghanistan: applying lessons learned since the Gulf WarKenneth C Hyams
Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Public Health and Environmental Hazards, Washington, DC, 20420, USA
Clin Infect Dis 34:S208-14. 2002....
- Endemic infectious diseases of AfghanistanMark R Wallace
Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA, 92134, USA
Clin Infect Dis 34:S171-207. 2002..This review surveys the literature concerning the infectious diseases of Afghanistan and south-central Asia, with particular emphasis on diseases not typically seen in the Western world...
- Force health protection: 10 years of lessons learned by the Department of DefenseDavid H Trump
Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Room A1039, Uniformed Services, University of the Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
Mil Med 167:179-85. 2002..Effective communication with military members, leaders, veterans, families, and the public regarding military members' health status and the health risks of military service is a key element of the FHP strategy...
- The postwar hospitalization experience of Gulf War veterans participating in U.S. health registriesTyler C Smith
Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research at the Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92186 5122, USA
J Occup Environ Med 46:386-97. 2004..40-1.46). These findings support the hypothesis that registry participants were more likely to experience postwar morbidity than veterans who chose not to enroll in the health registries...
- Screening for psychological illness in military personnelRoberto J Rona
Department of Public Health Sciences, King s College, London, United Kingdom
JAMA 293:1257-60. 2005
- Adding to our understanding of Gulf War health issuesKenneth C Hyams
Psychol Med 32:1335-7. 2002