Michael R Galarneau

Summary

Affiliation: Naval Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Traumatic brain injury during Operation Iraqi Freedom: findings from the United States Navy-Marine Corps Combat Trauma Registry
    Michael R Galarneau
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:950-7. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric diagnoses and treatment of U.S. military personnel while deployed to Iraq
    Kimberly J Schmitz
    Naval Center for Combat and Operational Stress Control, 34960 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 400, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Mil Med 177:380-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Influence of combat blast-related mild traumatic brain injury acute symptoms on mental health and service discharge outcomes
    Susan L Eskridge
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    J Neurotrauma 30:1391-7. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Postdeployment symptom changes and traumatic brain injury and/or posttraumatic stress disorder in men
    Caroline A Macera
    Warfighter Performance Department and Medical Modeling, Simulation and Mission Support Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:1197-208. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and psychological correlates of traumatic brain injury in operation iraqi freedom
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 25:1-8. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Combat blast injuries: injury severity and posttraumatic stress disorder interaction on career outcomes in male servicemembers
    Susan L Eskridge
    Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Rd, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:7-16. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological correlates of battle and nonbattle injury among Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Mil Med 174:224-31. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of traumatic brain injury among U.S. servicemembers with amputation
    Mitchell J Rauh
    Naval Health Research Center, Warfighter Performance Department, 140 Sylvester Rd, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:161-72. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Injuries from combat explosions in Iraq: injury type, location, and severity
    Susan L Eskridge
    Department of Medical Modeling and Simulation, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, United States
    Injury 43:1678-82. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Injuries sustained in noncombat motor vehicle accidents during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Injury 43:1551-5. 2012

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Publications35

  1. doi request reprint Traumatic brain injury during Operation Iraqi Freedom: findings from the United States Navy-Marine Corps Combat Trauma Registry
    Michael R Galarneau
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    J Neurosurg 108:950-7. 2008
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric diagnoses and treatment of U.S. military personnel while deployed to Iraq
    Kimberly J Schmitz
    Naval Center for Combat and Operational Stress Control, 34960 Bob Wilson Drive, Suite 400, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Mil Med 177:380-9. 2012
    ..Further examination of postdeployment health outcomes may help to facilitate the development of more effective acute intervention strategies in theater...
  3. doi request reprint Influence of combat blast-related mild traumatic brain injury acute symptoms on mental health and service discharge outcomes
    Susan L Eskridge
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    J Neurotrauma 30:1391-7. 2013
    ..The assessment of cognitive status immediately after a blast could assist in diagnosing mTBI and indicate a need for follow-up care...
  4. ncbi request reprint Postdeployment symptom changes and traumatic brain injury and/or posttraumatic stress disorder in men
    Caroline A Macera
    Warfighter Performance Department and Medical Modeling, Simulation and Mission Support Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:1197-208. 2012
    ..Providers should recognize the late development of symptoms, consider the possibility of comorbidity, and be prepared to treat multiple symptoms rather than a specific diagnostic category...
  5. doi request reprint Prevalence and psychological correlates of traumatic brain injury in operation iraqi freedom
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 25:1-8. 2010
    ..To describe the prevalence and psychological correlates of traumatic brain injury (TBI) among injured male combatants in the Iraq conflict...
  6. ncbi request reprint Combat blast injuries: injury severity and posttraumatic stress disorder interaction on career outcomes in male servicemembers
    Susan L Eskridge
    Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Rd, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:7-16. 2013
    ..The effect of PTSD and injury severity on career performance outcomes after blast injuries should be factored into outcome planning...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological correlates of battle and nonbattle injury among Operation Iraqi Freedom veterans
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Mil Med 174:224-31. 2009
    ..More research is needed to further define this relationship by examining potential mechanisms and addressing the possible contributing effect of combat exposure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effect of traumatic brain injury among U.S. servicemembers with amputation
    Mitchell J Rauh
    Naval Health Research Center, Warfighter Performance Department, 140 Sylvester Rd, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 50:161-72. 2013
    ..We recommend that providers treating servicemembers with limb loss should assess for TBI because those who sustained TBI required increased medical and rehabilitative care...
  9. doi request reprint Injuries from combat explosions in Iraq: injury type, location, and severity
    Susan L Eskridge
    Department of Medical Modeling and Simulation, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, United States
    Injury 43:1678-82. 2012
    ..This study's objective was to determine the nature, body region, and severity of injuries caused by an explosion episode in male service personnel...
  10. doi request reprint Injuries sustained in noncombat motor vehicle accidents during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    Injury 43:1551-5. 2012
    ..To examine injuries sustained in noncombat motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) during Operation Iraqi Freedom by injury type, site, and severity...
  11. doi request reprint Postconcussive symptom reporting among US combat veterans with mild traumatic brain injury from Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 28:59-67. 2013
    ..To examine the association between postconcussive symptoms and mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI) among combat veterans while adjusting for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and depression...
  12. ncbi request reprint Repeated concussion among U.S. military personnel during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Rd, San Diego, CA 92106 5122, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 48:1269-78. 2011
    ..Further research is needed to define the effect of repeated concussions on the health of combat veterans...
  13. ncbi request reprint Theater Mental Health Encounter Data (TMHED): overview of study design and methods
    Terry L Conway
    Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Mil Med 176:1243-52. 2011
    ..TMHED provides an unprecedented opportunity to study early psychiatric intervention in a combat zone and prospectively examines postdeployment health and career outcomes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Role of occupation on new-onset post-traumatic stress disorder and depression among deployed military personnel
    Jonathan A Mayo
    Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    Mil Med 178:945-50. 2013
    ..The high rates of PTSD and depression among health care specialists warrant further investigation into the potential effects of caregiver stress on mental health. ..
  15. doi request reprint Blast-related mild traumatic brain injury is associated with a decline in self-rated health amongst US military personnel
    Kevin J Heltemes
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106, United States
    Injury 43:1990-5. 2012
    ..The secondary objective was to examine predictors of a decline in self-reported health status amongst US service members with MTBI, as compared to those service members with other minor non-TBI injuries...
  16. ncbi request reprint Occupational correlates of low back pain among U.S. Marines following combat deployment
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    Mil Med 177:845-9. 2012
    ..Future studies should include detailed exposure histories to elucidate occupation-specific etiologies of LBP in order to guide prevention efforts...
  17. pmc Effect of dwell time on the mental health of US military personnel with multiple combat tours
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S55-9. 2012
    ..We investigated the association of the length of time spent at home between deployments, or dwell time, with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental health disorders...
  18. doi request reprint Injury-specific correlates of combat-related traumatic brain injury in Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106, USA
    J Head Trauma Rehabil 26:312-8. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to elucidate injury-specific correlates of combat-related TBI that have yet to be clearly defined...
  19. doi request reprint Morphine use after combat injury in Iraq and post-traumatic stress disorder
    Troy Lisa Holbrook
    Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA
    N Engl J Med 362:110-7. 2010
    ..Pharmacotherapy in the aftermath of serious physical injury or exposure to traumatic events may be effective for the secondary prevention of PTSD...
  20. ncbi request reprint Head, face, and neck injuries during Operation Iraqi Freedom II: results from the US Navy-Marine Corps Combat Trauma Registry
    Amber L Wade
    Health Research and Applied Technologies Division, Science Applications International Corporation, San Diego, California, USA
    J Trauma 63:836-40. 2007
    ..Head, face, and neck injuries (HFNIs) are an important source of combat mortality and morbidity. The objective of this study was to document the characteristics and causes of HFNIs during Operation Iraqi Freedom II...
  21. doi request reprint Cigarette smoking, body mass index, and physical fitness changes among male navy personnel
    Caroline A Macera
    Warfighter Performance Department, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106 5122, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 13:965-71. 2011
    ..This study examined self-reported smoking status and change in objectively measured fitness over 1-4 years while controlling for body mass index (BMI)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Alcohol abuse disorders among U.S. service members with mild traumatic brain injury
    Kevin J Heltemes
    Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    Mil Med 176:147-50. 2011
    ..24; 95% confidence interval, 0.90, 1.70). To better define the consequences of MTBI, future research should include other alcohol dependency measures along with comorbid mental health disorders...
  23. doi request reprint Use of recombinant factor VIIA for control of combat-related haemorrhage
    Susan I Woodruff
    San Diego State University, School of Social Work, San Diego, USA
    Emerg Med J 27:121-4. 2010
    ..Recombinant activated human coagulation factor VII (rFVIIa), an intravascular strategy to promote clotting, is being used as an adjunct to surgical control of bleeding in combat trauma patients...
  24. doi request reprint Combat versus civilian open tibia fractures: the effect of blast mechanism on limb salvage
    Jay J Doucet
    University of California San Diego, San Diego, California 92103 8896, USA
    J Trauma 70:1241-7. 2011
    ..This study compares open tibia fractures in US Navy and US Marine Corps casualties from the current conflicts with those from a civilian Level I trauma center to analyze the effect of blast mechanism on limb-salvage rates...
  25. ncbi request reprint Inpatient hospitalizations of U.S. military personnel medically evacuated from Iraq and Afghanistan with combat-related traumatic brain injury
    Kevin J Heltemes
    Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    Mil Med 176:132-5. 2011
    ..The rate of inpatient hospitalization with TBI was 10.4 per 10,000 troop strength (95% confidence interval: 9.9, 10.9). Future research should examine the incidence of TBI in-theater and include an analysis by injury severity...
  26. ncbi request reprint Dwell time and psychological screening outcomes among military service members with multiple combat deployments
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106
    Mil Med 179:381-7. 2014
    ..Because multiple deployments are likely to be the norm in future military operations, regulating dwell time, particularly for those with greater risk of combat exposure, should continue to be explored. ..
  27. doi request reprint Visual dysfunction following blast-related traumatic brain injury from the battlefield
    Amber L Dougherty
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    Brain Inj 25:8-13. 2011
    ..To assess the occurrence of ocular and visual disorders following blast-related traumatic brain injury (TBI) in Operation Iraqi Freedom...
  28. doi request reprint Predeployment and in-theater diagnoses of American military personnel serving in Iraq
    Gerald E Larson
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Epidemiology, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92106, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 62:15-21. 2011
    ..This purpose of this study was to determine the incidence and types of preexisting mental disorders among military personnel who received mental health services in an Iraqi war zone...
  29. ncbi request reprint Injury-specific predictors of posttraumatic stress disorder
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92106, USA
    Injury 40:1004-10. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to characterise the relationship between injury-related factors and PTSD among a population of battle injuries...
  30. doi request reprint Battlefield extremity injuries in Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Amber L Dougherty
    Health Research and Applied Technologies Division, Science Applications International Corporation, San Diego, CA, United States
    Injury 40:772-7. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to describe patients with battlefield extremity injuries in Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and to compare characteristics of extremity injury patients with other combat wounded...
  31. doi request reprint Deployment-related injury and posttraumatic stress disorder in US military personnel
    Andrew J MacGregor
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA, United States Electronic address
    Injury 44:1458-64. 2013
    ..Previous research on the association between deployment-related injury and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has yielded mixed results...
  32. doi request reprint A study protocol for tracking quality of life among U.S. service members wounded in Iraq and Afghanistan: the Wounded Warrior Recovery Project
    Susan I Woodruff
    Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support Department, Code 161, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106
    Mil Med 179:265-72. 2014
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  33. doi request reprint Co-occurring mental health and alcohol misuse: dual disorder symptoms in combat injured veterans
    Kevin J Heltemes
    Department of Medical Modeling, Simulation, and Mission Support, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106 3521, USA Electronic address
    Addict Behav 39:392-8. 2014
    ..The co-occurrence of alcohol misuse and mental health disorders is termed dual disorder and has been associated with adverse outcomes...
  34. ncbi request reprint Weight changes among male Navy personnel deployed to Iraq or Kuwait in 2005-2008
    Caroline A Macera
    Warfighter Performance, Naval Health Research Center, 140 Sylvester Road, San Diego, CA 92106 5122, USA
    Mil Med 176:500-6. 2011
    ..Future studies should explore the combined effects of long deployments and short dwell times in maintaining the readiness of military personnel...
  35. ncbi request reprint The Navy-Marine Corps Combat Trauma Registry
    Michael R Galarneau
    Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, CA 92186 5122, USA
    Mil Med 171:691-7. 2006
    ....