military medicine

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Summary: The practice of medicine as applied to special circumstances associated with military operations.

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  1. ncbi Lower body negative pressure as a tool for research in aerospace physiology and military medicine
    V A Convertino
    U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    J Gravit Physiol 8:1-14. 2001
  2. ncbi Battlefield casualties treated at Camp Rhino, Afghanistan: lessons learned
    Tracy R Bilski
    Department of Surgery, 1st Medical Battalion Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, California, USA
    J Trauma 54:814-21. 2003
  3. ncbi The beneficial relationship of the colocation of orthopedics and physical therapy in a deployed setting: Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Susan Davis
    Department of Surgery Physical Therapy, Martin Army Community Hospital, Fort Benning, Columbus, GA 31905 5637, USA
    Mil Med 171:220-3. 2006
  4. ncbi Descriptive summary of patients seen at the surgical companies during Operation Iraqi Freedom-1
    G Jay Walker
    Science Applications International Corp, San Diego, CA 92121, USA
    Mil Med 172:1-5. 2007
  5. doi Injuries from explosions: physics, biophysics, pathology, and required research focus
    Howard R Champion
    Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Trauma 66:1468-77; discussion 1477. 2009
  6. ncbi Obesity classification in military personnel: a comparison of body fat, waist circumference, and body mass index measurements
    Katie M Heinrich
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1960 East West Road, Biomed D104B, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Mil Med 173:67-73. 2008
  7. ncbi Immunization to protect the US Armed Forces: heritage, current practice, and prospects
    John D Grabenstein
    Military Vaccine Agency, Office of the Surgeon General, US Army, Falls Church, VA 22041, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 28:3-26. 2006
  8. ncbi The LIFE program: a wellness approach to weight loss
    Stephen V Bowles
    Department of Psychology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 171:1089-94. 2006
  9. pmc The natural history and risk factors of musculoskeletal conditions resulting in disability among US Army personnel
    Andrew E Lincoln
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Work 18:99-113. 2002
  10. ncbi The past and present threat of rickettsial diseases to military medicine and international public health
    Daryl J Kelly
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:S145-69. 2002

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  1. ncbi Lower body negative pressure as a tool for research in aerospace physiology and military medicine
    V A Convertino
    U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    J Gravit Physiol 8:1-14. 2001
    ....
  2. ncbi Battlefield casualties treated at Camp Rhino, Afghanistan: lessons learned
    Tracy R Bilski
    Department of Surgery, 1st Medical Battalion Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, California, USA
    J Trauma 54:814-21. 2003
    ..Operation Enduring Freedom is an effort to combat terrorism after an attack on the United States. The first large-scale troop movement (> 1,300) was made by the U.S. Marines into the country of Afghanistan by establishing Camp Rhino...
  3. ncbi The beneficial relationship of the colocation of orthopedics and physical therapy in a deployed setting: Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Susan Davis
    Department of Surgery Physical Therapy, Martin Army Community Hospital, Fort Benning, Columbus, GA 31905 5637, USA
    Mil Med 171:220-3. 2006
    ..The lessons learned support the continued colocation of physical therapy and orthopedics in a deployment setting and recognize the need to have more physical therapists placed at level I and II echelons of care...
  4. ncbi Descriptive summary of patients seen at the surgical companies during Operation Iraqi Freedom-1
    G Jay Walker
    Science Applications International Corp, San Diego, CA 92121, USA
    Mil Med 172:1-5. 2007
    ..Less than 20% of the U.S. casualties seen were wounded in action. In contrast, >75% of the enemy prisoner of war presentations were for battle injuries. Less than 15% of the patients were held at the facilities for >24 hours...
  5. doi Injuries from explosions: physics, biophysics, pathology, and required research focus
    Howard R Champion
    Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Trauma 66:1468-77; discussion 1477. 2009
    ....
  6. ncbi Obesity classification in military personnel: a comparison of body fat, waist circumference, and body mass index measurements
    Katie M Heinrich
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Hawaii at Manoa, 1960 East West Road, Biomed D104B, Honolulu, HI 96822, USA
    Mil Med 173:67-73. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate obesity classifications from body fat percentage (BF%), body mass index (BMI), and waist circumference (WC)...
  7. ncbi Immunization to protect the US Armed Forces: heritage, current practice, and prospects
    John D Grabenstein
    Military Vaccine Agency, Office of the Surgeon General, US Army, Falls Church, VA 22041, USA
    Epidemiol Rev 28:3-26. 2006
    ..Military immunization programs maintain the health of soldiers, marines, sailors, airmen, and coast guardsmen, the resources most critical to military success...
  8. ncbi The LIFE program: a wellness approach to weight loss
    Stephen V Bowles
    Department of Psychology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 171:1089-94. 2006
    ..The program is both portable and flexible and can be tailored to the demands of the dynamic military environment...
  9. pmc The natural history and risk factors of musculoskeletal conditions resulting in disability among US Army personnel
    Andrew E Lincoln
    Center for Injury Research and Policy, Department of Health Policy and Management, The Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Work 18:99-113. 2002
    ..Modifiable risk factors related to work (job satisfaction, work stress, physical demands, occupation) and health behaviors (smoking) suggest possible targets for intervention...
  10. ncbi The past and present threat of rickettsial diseases to military medicine and international public health
    Daryl J Kelly
    Department of Molecular Genetics, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 34:S145-69. 2002
    ..The continuation of a proven, highly productive military infectious disease research program is essential for providing solutions to these daunting tasks...
  11. ncbi Screening tests detect knee pain and predict discharge from military service
    Helena Larsson
    Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences, and Society, Division of Physiotherapy, Karolinska Institute and Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Mil Med 173:259-65. 2008
    ..The tests constitute a simple, time-saving, cost-effective tool in a systematic process for screening knee pain to identify high-risk groups, for prioritization of interventions...
  12. ncbi Effects of gender and body adiposity on physiological responses to physical work while wearing body armor
    Richard Ricciardi
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307 5001, USA
    Mil Med 172:743-8. 2007
    ..Fourteen subjects were not able to complete treadmill testing while wearing body armor because of volitional fatigue and/or limiting dyspnea. Body fat was the best single predictor of treadmill test completion...
  13. ncbi Evaluation of body fat estimated from body mass index and impedance in Belgian male military candidates: comparing two methods for estimating body composition
    Patrick Mullie
    Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Queen Astrid Military Hospital, Bruynstraat 1, B 1120 Brussels, Belgium
    Mil Med 173:266-70. 2008
    ..The study objective was to evaluate whether a classification based on body mass index (BMI) agrees with a classification based on body fat mass, estimated by bioelectrical impedance...
  14. ncbi Changes in cardiovascular performance during an 8-week military basic training period combined with added endurance or strength training
    Matti Santtila
    Defence Forces, Personnel Division of Defence Command, P O Box 919, 00131 Helsinki, Finland
    Mil Med 173:1173-9. 2008
    ..BT positively influenced body composition but BT alone was not a sufficient stimulus to increase the maximal strength of leg extensors...
  15. ncbi Implementation of evidence-based humanitarian programs in military-led missions: part II. The impact assessment model
    Erik J Reaves
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2:237-44. 2008
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  16. ncbi Implementation of evidence-based humanitarian programs in military-led missions: part I. Qualitative gap analysis of current military and international aid programs
    Erik J Reaves
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, USA
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 2:230-6. 2008
    ..Whereas this would align military-led projects closer to the standards of the international aid community, how this process will be developed and implemented within the military has not yet been determined...
  17. ncbi Work-related upper extremity injuries: prevalence, cost and risk factors in military and civilian populations
    Andrew J Fabrizio
    Darnell Army Community Hospital, Fort Hood, TX 76544, USA
    Work 18:115-21. 2002
    ..The literature also outlined physical, individual and psychosocial factors associated with WRUEDs that will help identify potential risk factors within military occupations...
  18. ncbi Abu Ghraib:its legacy for military medicine
    Steven H Miles
    Lancet 364:725-9. 2004
  19. ncbi Humanitarian service and recruitment and retention of uniformed services medical personnel
    Jeff Drifmeyer
    Center for Disaster and Humanitarian Assistance Medicine, Department of Military and Emergency Medicine, Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    Mil Med 169:358-60. 2004
    ..Pending further study, these preliminary implications can be applied to personnel policies and programs to recruit and retain uniformed health care professionals...
  20. ncbi Developing a monitoring and evaluating capability for the U.S. Department of Defense Humanitarian Assistance Program
    Derek Joseph Licina
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biometrics, Uniformed Services University, 4301 Jones Bridge Road, Bethesda, MD 20814 4799, USA
    Mil Med 172:339-45. 2007
    ..The Department of Defense spends more than $50 million dollars a year on humanitarian assistance (HA) projects. Although the projects are perceived as beneficial, demonstrating sustainable long-term impact is not possible...
  21. doi Musculoskeletal injuries among overweight army trainees: incidence and health care utilization
    D N Cowan
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, 503 Robert Grant Road, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 61:247-52. 2011
    ..During strong economic periods, the military can be challenged to recruit enough qualified personnel, and physical standards are sometimes relaxed...
  22. ncbi Evidence-based medicine teaching in the Mexican Army Medical School
    Melchor Sánchez-Mendiola
    Department of Pediatrics, Central Military Hospital and Mexican Army Medical Schoo, Mexico
    Med Teach 26:661-3. 2004
    ..89 +/- 3.3 in the non-EBM group vs. 2.56 +/- 3.6 in the EBM group (p > 0.05). EBM concepts can be taught in a developing country medical school, with a short-term gain in attitude and probably in knowledge...
  23. ncbi Acute respiratory distress syndrome in combat casualties: military medicine and advances in mechanical ventilation
    Michael James Morris
    Pulmonary Disease Critical Care Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, 3851 Roger Brooke Drive, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 171:1039-44. 2006
    b>Military medicine has made numerous enduring contributions to the advancement of pulmonary medicine...
  24. pmc Stem cell applications in military medicine
    Gregory T Christopherson
    The National Institutes of Health, The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Stem Cell Res Ther 2:40. 2011
    ..the need for tissue regenerative options and intensifying interest in the possible role of stem cells for military medicine. In this review we outline the array of tissue-specific injuries typically seen in modern combat - as well ..
  25. ncbi Knowledge, attitudes, and practices regarding epidemiology and management of travelers' diarrhea: a survey of front-line providers in Iraq and Afghanistan
    Mark S Riddle
    Naval Medical Research Unit No 3, Cairo, Egypt
    Mil Med 170:492-5. 2005
    ..Important knowledge gaps about gastroenteritis were identified and should serve as a basis to develop military-specific clinical guidelines and training programs...
  26. pmc Past trends and current status of self-reported incidence and impact of disease and nonbattle injury in military operations in Southwest Asia and the Middle East
    Mark S Riddle
    Enteric Diseases Department, Naval Medical Research Center, Silver Spring, MD 20910, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:2199-206. 2008
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  27. ncbi Prevention and management of infections associated with combat-related extremity injuries
    Clinton K Murray
    Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 64:S239-51. 2008
    ..Most of the recommendations are not supported by randomized controlled trials or adequate cohorts studies in a military population and further efforts are needed to answer best treatment strategies...
  28. ncbi Role of US military research programs in the development of US Food and Drug Administration--approved antimalarial drugs
    Lynn W Kitchen
    Military Infectious Diseases Research Program, US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, Fort Detrick, MD 21702 5012, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 43:67-71. 2006
    ..New antimalarial drugs also benefit civilians residing in and traveling to malarious areas...
  29. ncbi Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli colonization factor types collected from 1997 to 2001 in US military personnel during operation Bright Star in northern Egypt
    David M Rockabrand
    Naval Medical Research Unit No 3, Cairo, Egypt
    Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 55:9-12. 2006
    ..However, despite intensive testing, CFs could not be identified in most of the ETEC isolated, highlighting the need for further studies to identify novel CFs and alternative vaccine targets...
  30. doi Combat ocular trauma and systemic injury
    Eric D Weichel
    Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia 20307, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 19:519-25. 2008
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  31. ncbi Satellite vegetation index data as a tool to forecast population dynamics of medically important mosquitoes at military installations in the continental United States
    Seth C Britch
    U S Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, Center for Medical, Agricultural, and Veterinary Entomology, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    Mil Med 173:677-83. 2008
    ..These preliminary findings are important first steps in developing an automated, climate-driven, early warning system to flag regions of the United States at elevated risk of mosquito-borne disease transmission...
  32. ncbi Historical perspective: neurological advances from studies of war injuries and illnesses
    Douglas J Lanska
    Department of Neurology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Tomah, WI 54660, USA
    Ann Neurol 66:444-59. 2009
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  33. ncbi Experience in the medical management of potential laboratory exposures to agents of bioterrorism on the basis of risk assessment at the United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID)
    Janice M Rusnak
    Special Immunizations Clinic, United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland 21702, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 46:801-11. 2004
    ..A multifaceted policy of personal protective measures, vaccination, early assessment, and postexposure antibiotic prophylaxis was effective in minimizing morbidity and mortality in at-risk laboratory workers...
  34. doi Renal replacement therapy in support of combat operations
    Kevin K Chung
    Critical Care, U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, TX, USA
    Crit Care Med 36:S365-9. 2008
    ..The history of wartime renal replacement therapy is reviewed along with the general epidemiology of battlefield acute kidney injury and renal replacement therapy...
  35. pmc The Defense Medical Surveillance System and the Department of Defense serum repository: glimpses of the future of public health surveillance
    Mark V Rubertone
    Army Medical Surveillance Activity, Directorate of Epidemiology and Disease Surveillance, US Army Center for Health Promotion and Preventive Medicine, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1900-4. 2002
    ..Recent applications of the DMSS and DoDSR provide glimpses of the capabilities and uses of comprehensive public health surveillance systems...
  36. ncbi Extrapolation of battlefield resuscitative care to the civilian setting
    Jean Claude G D'Alleyrand
    Division of Orthopaedic Traumatology, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, 22 S Greene Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 19:62-9. 2010
    ..Use of recombinant factor VIIa has improved hemorrhage control in the context of brain injury and coagulopathy and increasing the ratio of plasma to red cells during early shock resuscitation has improved survival...
  37. doi From the battlefront: peripheral nerve surgery in modern day warfare
    James M Ecklund
    Department of Neurosciences, Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, VA, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 20:107-10, vii. 2009
    ..As this technology matures, the functional restoration gained from these new generation prosthetic devices may exceed that which can be obtained by standard nerve repair techniques...
  38. pmc Blast injury research models
    E Kirkman
    Biomedical Sciences, Dstl Porton Down, Salisbury SP4 0JQ, UK
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 366:144-59. 2011
    ..New strategies have therefore been developed to address the needs of blast-injured casualties and are likely to be particularly useful under circumstances of enforced delayed evacuation to surgical care...
  39. ncbi Evaluation of ICD-9 codes for syndromic surveillance in the electronic surveillance system for the early notification of community-based epidemics
    Jose A Betancourt
    Academy of Health Sciences, U S Army Medical Department Center and School, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 172:346-52. 2007
    ..This study concludes that data used by ESSENCE is accurate and reflects the types of patient visits to these facilities: valuable information for public health decision makers...
  40. ncbi Damage control resuscitation: directly addressing the early coagulopathy of trauma
    John B Holcomb
    USAISR, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234 6315, USA
    J Trauma 62:307-10. 2007
  41. ncbi Disease outbreak detection system using syndromic data in the greater Washington DC area
    Michael D Lewis
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, Maryland, USA
    Am J Prev Med 23:180-6. 2002
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  42. ncbi Management guidelines for laboratory exposures to agents of bioterrorism
    Janice M Rusnak
    Special Immunizations Clinic, United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases, Fort Detrick, Maryland 21702, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 46:791-800. 2004
    ..Algorithms for evaluating and managing potential exposures are presented to provide guidance to other agencies as they begin to work with these agents...
  43. ncbi Air Force expeditionary medical support unit at the Houston floods: use of a military model in civilian disaster response
    Adanto R D'Amore
    Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX 78236 5300, USA
    Mil Med 170:103-8. 2005
    ..During its 11-day stay, the facility treated 1,036 patients, including 312 ambulance arrivals, 48 inpatients, and 33 intensive care unit patients, and performed 33 dental procedures and 16 operations...
  44. ncbi [New concepts in epidemiological surveillance in French army]
    Jean Etienne Touze
    Direction centrale du Service de Santé des Armées, BP 125 00459 armées
    Bull Acad Natl Med 188:1143-51; discussion 1151-2. 2004
    ..This epidemiological system, based on data modeling, enhances the medical information available to staff commands before deployment to new areas...
  45. doi The influence of pre-deployment neurocognitive functioning on post-deployment PTSD symptom outcomes among Iraq-deployed Army soldiers
    Brian P Marx
    VA Boston Healthcare System, Behavioral Science Division, National Center for PTSD, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 15:840-52. 2009
    ..These findings highlight the potential role of pre-trauma neurocognitive functioning in moderating the effects of trauma exposure on PTSD symptoms..
  46. doi Use of recombinant factor VIIa in US military casualties for a five-year period
    Charles E Wade
    Center for Translational Injury Research and Department of Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Trauma 69:353-9. 2010
    ..This study was undertaken to assess how deployed physicians are using rFVIIa and its impact on casualty outcomes...
  47. ncbi Introduction to military medicine: a brief overview
    Stephen P Hetz
    Department of Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 N Piedras St, El Paso, TX 79920 5001, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 86:675-88. 2006
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  48. ncbi Casualties of war--military care for the wounded from Iraq and Afghanistan
    Atul Gawande
    Department of Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, USA
    N Engl J Med 351:2471-5. 2004
  49. ncbi Army field surgical experience
    D S Jackson
    J R Army Med Corps 153:44-7; discussion 48-9. 2007
    ..They functioned as Advanced Surgical Centres and operated on 233 casualties. There were 3 deaths. The patterns of wounding and the methods of casualty management are discussed and compared with other recent campaigns...
  50. ncbi Process of care for battle casualties at Walter Reed Army Medical Center: Part II. Physical therapy service
    Barbara A Springer
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 171:203-5. 2006
    ..We describe the inpatient and outpatient services provided, the problems and solutions encountered, and the lessons learned at the beginning of the war...
  51. ncbi Process of care for battle casualties at Walter Reed Army Medical Center: Part I. Orthopedic surgery service
    Matthew A Javemick
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 171:200-2. 2006
    ..We detail the process of care that was developed to effect the timely effective management of these casualties...
  52. ncbi Upper extremity arterial combat injury management
    Michael A Weber
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Uniformed University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:141-5. 2006
    ..The objective of this report is to review the historical experience with managing military upper extremity arterial injuries and compare that experience with current management...
  53. ncbi Operation Enduring Freedom: the 48th Combat Support Hospital in Afghanistan
    Alan L Beitler
    Department of Surgery, New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange 07018 1095, USA
    Mil Med 171:189-93. 2006
    ..To examine the experience of the 48th Combat Support Hospital (CSH) while deployed to Afghanistan, with an emphasis on trauma care...
  54. ncbi Army amputees from the Falklands--a review
    A F G Groom
    Queen Elizabeth Military Hospital, Woolwich
    J R Army Med Corps 153:41-2; discussion 43. 2007
  55. ncbi Physical medicine and rehabilitation in the military: Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Raul Marin
    Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 171:185-8. 2006
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  56. ncbi Operation Corporate--the Sir Galahad bombings. Woolwich Burns Unit experience
    P Chapman
    J R Army Med Corps 153:37-9; discussion 40. 2007
    ..The treatment of these patients is described and the management of war burns discussed...
  57. ncbi My experiences in the Falkland Islands War (Operation Corporate)
    J Burgess
    J R Army Med Corps 153:21-4. 2007
  58. ncbi The battle for Goose Green--the RMO's view
    S J Hughes
    J R Army Med Corps 153:18-9. 2007
    ..By virtue of the Battalion I serve with, I was the first Task Force Doctor on to the Falklands. On Friday the 21st May, 2 Para made an assault beach landing, thankfully unopposed, on San Carlos beach, the RAP was with them...
  59. ncbi Childhood adversity and combat as predictors of depression and post-traumatic stress in deployed troops
    Oscar A Cabrera
    U S Army Medical Research Unit Europe, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Prev Med 33:77-82. 2007
    ..To date, no comprehensive studies of childhood adversity have been conducted with military samples that have included combat troops before and after a combat deployment...
  60. ncbi Wartime burn care in Iraq: 28th Combat Support Hospital, 2003
    Louis R Stout
    U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 172:1148-53. 2007
    ..Shortly after arrival, it was designated as the hospital primarily responsible for burn care for the U.S. military in Iraq. This report reviews the experience of the CSH with burn care during combat operations...
  61. ncbi Process of care for battle casualties at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center: Part III. Physical medicine and rehabilitation service
    Paul F Pasquina
    Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 171:206-8. 2006
    ..Military physiatrists are uniquely suited to support military service members as they maximize their function and either return to duty or transition to civilian life...
  62. ncbi Overseas medicine--part II. Military medicine in Iraq: equal care for all
    John C Buckner
    Mo Med 104:22-4. 2007
  63. ncbi The experience of the US Marine Corps' Surgical Shock Trauma Platoon with 417 operative combat casualties during a 12 month period of operation Iraqi Freedom
    Lowell W Chambers
    Department of Surgery, 1st Medical Battalion Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, California 92055 5191, USA
    J Trauma 60:1155-61; discussion 1161-4. 2006
    ..The experience of two co-located FRSS teams during 1 year of service in Operation Iraqi Freedom is reviewed to evaluate the system's efficacy...
  64. ncbi Acinetobacter skin carriage among US army soldiers deployed in Iraq
    Matthew E Griffith
    Department of Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28:720-2. 2007
    ..This observation refutes the hypothesis that preinjury skin carriage serves as the reservoir for the Acinetobacter infections seen in US military combat casualties...
  65. ncbi Demographics, stone characteristic, and treatment of urinary calculi at the 47th Combat Support Hospital during the first 6 months of Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Karen Baker
    Madigan Army Medical Center, MCHJ SU Urology, Tacoma, WA 98431 1100, USA
    Mil Med 172:498-503. 2007
    ..No patient treated conservatively required admission for sepsis, azotemia, or other serious stone-related complication...
  66. ncbi Comment on "Experience with wound VAC and delayed primary closure of contaminated soft tissue injuries in Iraq"
    Kenneth G Swan
    J Trauma 63:248-9; author reply 249. 2007
  67. ncbi The impact of predeployment training on Marine battalion manpower
    A F DiNicola
    Mil Med 171:x-xi. 2006
  68. ncbi The Neurocognition Deployment Health Study: a prospective cohort study of Army Soldiers
    Jennifer J Vasterling
    Veterans Affairs Medical Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Mil Med 171:253-60. 2006
    ..Findings should have the potential to delineate neuropsychological outcomes related to combat theater deployment and to identify potential risk and protective factors related to health outcomes...
  69. ncbi 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
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  70. ncbi Wounding patterns for U.S. Marines and sailors during Operation Iraqi Freedom, major combat phase
    James M Zouris
    Naval Health Research Center, Modeling and Simulation Program, San Diego, CA 92186 5122, USA
    Mil Med 171:246-52. 2006
    ..Upper and lower extremities accounted for approximately 70% of all injuries, a percentage consistent for battlefield injuries since World War II...
  71. ncbi Survey of U.S. Army commanders' experiences with brigade/battalion surgeons at Fort Hood, Texas
    John R Hughes
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 171:240-5. 2006
    ..Commanders with combat experience rated their assigned physicians significantly higher than did commanders without combat experience. Despite high ratings, several candid remarks suggest there is still room for improvement...
  72. ncbi Delayed drop zone evacuation: execution of the medical plan for an airborne operation into northern Iraq
    Richard Malish
    Department of Cardiology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 171:224-7. 2006
    ..This article describes the unique challenges of medical preparation for the mission, injuries sustained on the jump, and lessons learned. Emphasis is placed on the use of a policy of delayed evacuation until clarification of diagnosis...
  73. ncbi Somatoform-spectrum diagnoses among medically evacuated "Operation Enduring Freedom" and "Operation Iraqi Freedom" personnel
    James R Rundell
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic West 11, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Psychosomatics 48:149-53. 2007
    ..They are more likely to have non-combat deployment stressors and past psychiatric histories than combat-specific stressors and family problems at home...
  74. ncbi Lessons learned from smallpox vaccination of U.S. Navy forces before Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Scott Savitz
    Center for Naval Analyses, Alexandria, VA 22311, USA
    Mil Med 172:353-8. 2007
    ..The first factor was a strong educational program, which repeated consistent messages via multiple communications channels. The second factor was vocal, demonstrative, high-level support for vaccination...
  75. ncbi Successful removal of a cerebellar hemangioblastoma in a combat support hospital
    Daniel J Donovan
    252nd Medical Detachment Neurosurgery, Camp Wolf, Kuwait
    Mil Med 171:211-5. 2006
    ..This is the first reported case of a brain tumor successfully removed in a CSH...
  76. ncbi Preventive medicine in Task Force 1st Armored Division during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Mark D Harris
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX 79920 5001, USA
    Mil Med 171:807-12. 2006
    ..In April 2004, TF1AD shifted focus to the Multinational Division Central-South region of Iraq and many similar problems occurred as in May 2003, although they were less severe, in part because of the lessons learned in Baghdad...
  77. ncbi Bacteria recovered from patients admitted to a deployed U.S. military hospital in Baghdad, Iraq
    Heather C Yun
    Infectious Diseases Department, Wilford Hall US Air Force Medical Center, San Antonio, TX 78236, USA
    Mil Med 171:821-5. 2006
    ..These differences in prevalence were all statistically significant, when compared in chi2 analyses (p < 0.05). Antimicrobial susceptibility testing demonstrated broad resistance among the Gram-negative and Gram-positive bacteria...
  78. ncbi Process of care for battle casualties at Walter Reed Army Medical Center: Part IV. Occupational therapy service
    William J Howard
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    Mil Med 171:209-10. 2006
    ..We describe the inpatient and outpatient services provided, the problems and solutions encountered, and the lessons learned...
  79. ncbi Bacteriology of war wounds at the time of injury
    Clinton K Murray
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Disease Service, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 171:826-9. 2006
    ..These data suggest that the use of broad-spectrum antibiotics with efficacy against more resistant, Gram-negative bacteria, such as Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Acinetobacter spp., is unnecessary in early wound management...
  80. ncbi Endoscopy in a deployed combat support hospital: maintaining military end-strength
    Alan L Beitler
    Department of Surgery, Department of Veterans Affairs New Jersey Healthcare System, East Orange, NJ 07018 1095, USA
    Mil Med 171:530-3. 2006
    ..The objective was to examine the safety and efficacy of the 48th Combat Support Hospital's use of diagnostic endoscopy in Afghanistan...
  81. ncbi World War I origins of the syphilis epidemic among 20th century black Americans: a biohistorical analysis
    T P Miles
    Center for Special Populations and Health, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802-6500, USA
    Soc Sci Med 45:61-9. 1997
    ..This biohistorical methodology could be applied to the analysis of STD epidemics in other populations and regions experiencing mass exposure events...
  82. ncbi A long journey home. For the wounded, medical miracles are just the beginning
    Nancy Shute
    US News World Rep 137:38-43. 2004
  83. ncbi A U.S. Army Forward Surgical Team's experience in Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Tarak H Patel
    Department of Surgery, Reynolds Army Community Hospital, Fort Sill, Oklahoma 73505, USA
    J Trauma 57:201-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of our review is to describe the experience of the 555FST during the assault phase of Operation Iraqi Freedom...
  84. ncbi A lesson not yet learned
    G W Becker
    MDHU Derriford
    J R Army Med Corps 149:274-6. 2003
    ..We aimed to see whether this remained the case in a modern campaign where predominantly surgical facilities were deployed...
  85. ncbi Streamlining managed care processes for clinics in the Bavarian region
    Lawanda D Warthen
    Mil Med 173:xii-xiv. 2008
  86. ncbi [Results of the medical support for the troops in the contra-terrorist operation of 1999-2002 in Northern Caucasus]
    I M Chizh
    Voen Med Zh 324:4-12. 2003
  87. ncbi Dilemmas in military medical ethics since 9/11
    Edmund G Howe
    Programs in Ethics, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Kennedy Inst Ethics J 13:175-88. 2003
    ..The following discussion presents the major concerns regarding this and other issues...
  88. ncbi [Experience with passenger motor ship re-equipment used for evacuation of the wounded and sick]
    N A Sokolovskiĭ
    Voen Med Zh 324:8-10, 96. 2003
    ..The following defects should be noted: the season work of river transport; frequent discrepancy of river trend with evacuation ways; comparatively low rate of transportation; different types of river ships used for medical evacuation...
  89. ncbi Skip policy: road to Force Health Protection 2010
    Pat McMurry
    Chief Force Structure and Analysis Branch, United States Army Medical Department Center and School, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 168:702-5. 2003
    ..The Army's decision to implement a skip policy exposed the complexities associated with determining deployable medical force structure requirements and the inherent inter-relatedness of the services medical mission...
  90. ncbi The military surgeon and the war on terrorism: a Zollinger legacy
    Jerry W Pratt
    Cardiothoracic Surgery Element, Keesler Medical Center, 81 MSGS SGCQT, 301 Fisher St, Keesler AFB, MS 39534, USA
    Am J Surg 186:292-5. 2003
    ..After September 11, 2001, the medical services of the United States Air Force and Army were deployed to support combat casualties incurred during the war on terrorism...
  91. ncbi [The Stavropol garrison hospital of the north-Caucasus military district is 60-years-old]
    R N An
    Voen Med Zh 324:70-1. 2003
  92. ncbi [Work experience of a garrison hospital deployed in prefabricated modules in a war zone]
    R N An
    Voen Med Zh 323:9-15. 2002
  93. ncbi Early pulsatile lavage for the decontamination of combat wounds: historical review and point proposal
    D J Keblish
    Department of Orthopedics, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD 20889-5000, USA
    Mil Med 163:844-6. 1998
    ..Pulse lavage units should become standard issue in all combat medical supply canisters or Authorized Medical Allowance blocks, and medical personnel should be trained in their use...
  94. ncbi Initial experience of US Marine Corps forward resuscitative surgical system during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Lowell W Chambers
    Department of Surgery, First Medical Battalion Naval Hospital Camp Pendleton, Camp Pendleton, Calif 92055 5191, USA
    Arch Surg 140:26-32. 2005
    ..By operating in close proximity to active combat units, these small, rapidly mobile trauma surgical teams can decrease the interval between wounding and arrival at surgical intervention with resultant improvement in outcomes...
  95. ncbi Beyond the Purple Heart--continuity of care for the wounded in Iraq
    James B Peake
    Project HOPE, Millwood, VA, USA
    N Engl J Med 352:219-22. 2005
  96. ncbi Combat casualties in Afghanistan cared for by a single Forward Surgical Team during the initial phases of Operation Enduring Freedom
    George E Peoples
    274th Forward Surgical Team, Fort Bragg, NC 28310, USA
    Mil Med 170:462-8. 2005
    ..This is an analysis of the distribution, cause, and severity of wounds for combat casualties and the surgical procedures they required...
  97. ncbi Spectrum of care provided at an echelon II Medical Unit during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Clinton K Murray
    Infectious Disease Service, Department of Medicine, Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 170:516-20. 2005
    ..Determining the types of casualties seen at forward echelons of medical care during different phases of conflict can aid medical planning and help predict the type of medical resources required...
  98. ncbi Lessons from the Falklands campaign
    I P Crawford
    J R Army Med Corps 153:74-7. 2007
  99. ncbi Epidemiology of infections associated with combat-related injuries in Iraq and Afghanistan
    Clinton K Murray
    Brooke Army Medical Center, Fort Sam Houston, Texas, USA
    J Trauma 64:S232-8. 2008
    ..In addition, the likely sources of combat-related injuries with multidrug resistant bacteria infections are explored...
  100. ncbi Medical support in a nuclear/biological/chemical threat environment
    Thomas Handke
    Federal Ministry of Defence, Medical Service Staff II 4, D 53003 Bonn, Germany
    Mil Med 172:26-8. 2007
    ..We must make every effort to fully understand this new type of threat environment and to address it effectively...
  101. ncbi Developing a pharmaceutical formulary for joint military medical operations
    Marc L Caouette
    Pharmacy Branch, Department of Clinical Support Services, Academy of Health Sciences, U S Army Medical Department Center and School, 3151 Scott Road, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 170:109-12. 2005
    ....

Research Grants78

  1. Femtosecond Infrared Laser Ablation Platform
    Lee E Goldstein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..micronutrient physiology, sepsis and inflammation, biometallomic osteoarcheology, forensic pathology, military medicine, and nanotherapeutics...
  2. Occupational Health Coordinating Group Advisory Cmte
    Robert McLellan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..of the Committee represent the spectrum of occupational health practice, including academic medical centers, military medicine, community-based occupational health clinic and consulting practice, corporate medical directors, industrial ..
  3. New Iizarov technique for pediatric critical care
    Mark Pitkin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..include "ease-to-apply" and stability of fixation tests, as compared to the external fixator adopted by US Military medicine (Hoffmann II)...
  4. INTERNIST: A COMPUTER-BASED DIAGNOSTIC CONSULTANT
    HARRY POPLE; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..the program may have spin-off as a diagnostic and triage aid to physicians assistants, rural health clinics, military medicine and space travel...
  5. Telerobotic Minimally Invasive ASD Repair
    Jeremy Cannon; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The initial experiments will be done with an open chest model and subsequently a port access procedure will be developed. ..
  6. Extremity War Injuries: Current, State of the Art
    Andrew Pollak; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The AAOS requested the $15 million to establish the Orthopaedic Trauma Research Program within the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research (ISR) at Fort Sam Houston, Texas. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. Components of Effective Suicide Prevention in the USAF
    Kerry Knox; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  8. Mechanisms of Als vaccine protection against S. aureus
    Brad Spellberg; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The insights into fundamental immunological mechanisms of protection against S. aureus will also be of extreme importance to the development of other vaccine candidates targeting S. aureus in the future. ..
  9. Aquaporin Water Transport, Extracellular Space, and Epilepsy
    Devin Binder; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  10. Spatial language: Developmental and Neural Studies
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our goal is to establish points of convergence in this aspect of spatial cognition across cognitive linguistics, developmental psychology, functional neuroimaging and neuropsychology. ..
  11. Automatic Control Of Rotary Cardiovascular Assist Device
    Fernando Casas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..of Albany, NY on several rotary blood pump projects. In addition, an advisory committee of highly regarded biomedical researchers will provide scientific and career advice. ..
  12. Spatial language in normal and aphasic subjects
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  13. Treatment of Youth Alcohol Abuse and Suicidality
    Christianne Esposito Smythers; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  14. Randomized Trial of an Online Early Intervention for Combat PTSD in Primary Care
    Charles Engel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. Spatial language: Developmental and Neural Studies
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our goal is to establish points of convergence in this aspect of spatial cognition across cognitive linguistics, developmental psychology, functional neuroimaging and neuropsychology. ..
  16. Effect of lipid modification on peripheral arterial dis*
    Alan Lumsden; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Finally, these studies will advance our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of inflammation and thrombosis associated with aggressive lipid modification. ..
  17. CONCEPTS AND LANGUAGE
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies will have theoretical implications for models of conceptual development and reasoning and practical implications for the treatment of aphasic patients. ..
  18. Mechanisms of Als vaccine protection against S. aureus
    Brad Spellberg; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The insights into fundamental immunological mechanisms of protection against S. aureus will also be of extreme importance to the development of other vaccine candidates targeting S. aureus in the future. ..
  19. Aquaporin Water Transport, Extracellular Space, and Epilepsy
    Devin Binder; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  20. Appraisal and Diagnostic Delay in Colon Cancer
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  21. Spatial language: Developmental and Neural Studies
    ANJAN K CHATTERJEE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our goal is to establish points of convergence in this aspect of spatial cognition across cognitive linguistics, developmental psychology, functional neuroimaging and neuropsychology. ..
  22. Validation of Sensorized Breast Models for High-Stakes Clinical Skills Assessment
    Carla M Pugh; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our results will help set clinical performance standards. ..
  23. Components of Effective Suicide Prevention in the USAF
    Kerry L Knox; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  24. Appraisal and Diagnostic Delay in Colon Cancer
    Laura A Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The study's main goal is to improve understanding of the barriers to early diagnosis of cancer, lead to interventions that can help doctors and patients communicate more effectively, and ultimately lead to earlier cancer diagnoses. ..
  25. Effect of PARP Inhibition on Skeletal Muscle Regeneration During Limb Reperfusion
    MICHAEL THOMAS WATKINS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This proposal seeks novel translationally relevant approaches to decrease limb loss and encourage functional recovery following acute interruptions in extremity blood flow, which are common in patients with vascular disease. ..
  26. Innate Effectors of rAls3p-N Anti-Candida Vaccine
    Brad Spellberg; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PNS 398/2590 (Rev. 11/07) Page - Continuation Format Page ..
  27. Effect of PARP Inhibition on Skeletal Muscle Regeneration During Limb Reperfusion
    Michael Watkins; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This proposal seeks novel translationally relevant approaches to decrease limb loss and encourage functional recovery following acute interruptions in extremity blood flow, which are common in patients with vascular disease. ..
  28. Appraisal Delay and Disparities in Timely Cancer Diagnosis
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  29. Appraisal and Diagnostic Delay in Colon Cancer
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The study's main goal is to improve understanding of the barriers to early diagnosis of cancer, lead to interventions that can help doctors and patients communicate more effectively, and ultimately lead to earlier cancer diagnoses. ..
  30. Biochemical Markers of Traumatic Brain Injury
    STEVEN ROBICSEK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  31. Decision-Assist and Closed-Loop Fluid Resuscitation of Burn-Injured Patients
    George Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Because the computer can monitor the patient on a minute-by- minute basis without error, there is less chance of complications due to under-resuscitation or fluid overload. ..
  32. Components of Effective Suicide Prevention in the USAF
    Kerry Knox; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  33. Creating Super Stem Cells for Cardiac and Wound Repair
    PAMPEE YOUNG; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Moreover, we propose that modulating the activity of this pathway will recapitulate the "super stem cell" phenotype and is an excellent future target for cell based therapies for myocardial injuries and wound regeneration. ..
  34. Spatial language: Developmental and Neural Studies
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Our goal is to establish points of convergence in this aspect of spatial cognition across cognitive linguistics, developmental psychology, functional neuroimaging and neuropsychology. ..
  35. Spatial language in normal and aphasic subjects
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  36. Treatment of Youth Alcohol Abuse and Suicidality
    Christianne Esposito Smythers; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. Effect of lipid modification on peripheral arterial dis*
    Alan Lumsden; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, these studies will advance our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of inflammation and thrombosis associated with aggressive lipid modification. ..
  38. Novel Approaches to the Inhibition of Anthrax Toxin
    ANDREW ARTENSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  39. Understanding Consent to Tissue Donation
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This study will be the first to comprehensively examine consent to tissue donation. ..
  40. CONCEPTS AND LANGUAGE
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..These studies will have theoretical implications for models of conceptual development and reasoning and practical implications for the treatment of aphasic patients. ..
  41. FAMILY CONFLICT AND DECISION MAKING FOR ADVANCED CANCER
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Cut-off scores will be provided for classifying concordant and discordant families. In addition, rich and detailed descriptive information about the family treatment decision-making process will be provided. ..
  42. Alcohol and intentional injury in the U.S Army
    Nicole Bell; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study will allow us to cost-effectively assess the role of alcohol in intentional injuries, for a large diverse population encompassing a wide range of occupational, racial, and gender groups. ..
  43. Understanding Consent to Tissue Donation
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..This study will be the first to comprehensively examine consent to tissue donation. ..
  44. THERAPEUTIC RESEARCH CONSENT--EMPIRICAL/ETHICAL ANALYSIS
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  45. NEGLECT AND SPATIAL REPRESENTATIONS
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  46. FAMILY CONFLICT AND DECISION MAKING FOR ADVANCED CANCER
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Cut-off scores will be provided for classifying concordant and discordant families. In addition, rich and detailed descriptive information about the family treatment decision-making process will be provided. ..
  47. NEGLECT AND SPATIAL REPRESENTATIONS
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  48. PUBLIC ATTITUDES TOWARDS DEATH AND ORGAN PROCUREMENT
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Finally, a community dialogue will be implemented to interpret and disseminate the findings and provide recommendations to policy makers. ..
  49. Companion Microphones: Increased SNR for 3+ talkers
    MEAD KILLION; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, a subjective value rating will provide a practical check on the utility of these developments. ..
  50. Psychopathology, Cognition, and Suicide in Adolescents
    Christianne Esposito Smythers; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  51. Effect of lipid modification on PAD
    Alan Lumsden; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Finally, these studies will advance our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of inflammation and thrombosis associated with aggressive lipid modification. ..
  52. A Whole Body, Multi-Purpose, Ultrasound Simulator
    Karl Reinig; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  53. Treatment of Youth Alcohol Abuse and Suicidality
    Christianne Esposito Smythers; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  54. Psychopathology, Cognition, and Suicide in Adolescents
    Christianne Esposito Smythers; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  55. Development of an Adhesin-Toxoid Chimera Vaccine for Enterotoxigenic E. coli
    Stephen Savarino; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..We posit that their combination into a single delivery module for oral administration will constitute a safe, effective vaccine for needle free, oral delivery. ..
  56. Effect of lipid modification on peripheral arterial dis*
    Alan Lumsden; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, these studies will advance our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of inflammation and thrombosis associated with aggressive lipid modification. ..
  57. Treatment of Youth Alcohol Abuse and Suicidality
    Christianne Esposito Smythers; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  58. Effect of lipid modification on peripheral arterial dis*
    Alan Lumsden; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Finally, these studies will advance our understanding of the molecular mechanisms of inflammation and thrombosis associated with aggressive lipid modification. ..
  59. A Prospective Study of Suicide Prevention in the USAF
    Kerry Knox; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  60. THERAPEUTIC RESEARCH CONSENT--EMPIRICAL/ETHICAL ANALYSIS
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ....
  61. ALCOHOL ABUSE & DEPENDENCE IN TRAUMA PATIENTS
    Carl Soderstrom; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Also, patient driving records will be examined to determine if information obtained from them may be used to help profile the alcoholic trauma patient...
  62. PUBLIC ATTITUDES TOWARDS DEATH AND ORGAN PROCUREMENT
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Finally, a community dialogue will be implemented to interpret and disseminate the findings and provide recommendations to policy makers. ..
  63. Understanding Consent to Tissue Donation
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..This study will be the first to comprehensively examine consent to tissue donation. ..
  64. Randomized Trial of an Online Early Intervention for Combat PTSD in Primary Care
    Charles Engel; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  65. CONCEPTS AND LANGUAGE
    Anjan Chatterjee; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These studies will have theoretical implications for models of conceptual development and reasoning and practical implications for the treatment of aphasic patients. ..
  66. Effect of PARP Inhibition on Skeletal Muscle Regeneration During Limb Reperfusion
    Michael Watkins; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This proposal seeks novel translationally relevant approaches to decrease limb loss and encourage functional recovery following acute interruptions in extremity blood flow, which are common in patients with vascular disease. ..
  67. Multiple Factors Affecting Placebo Response in PD
    Christopher Goetz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Defining these determinant influences will help enhance placebo responses in clinical practice and control them in clinical trials. ..
  68. Understanding Consent to Tissue Donation
    Laura Siminoff; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will be the first to comprehensively examine consent to tissue donation. ..
  69. Decision-Assist and Closed-Loop Fluid Resuscitation of Burn-Injured Patients
    George Kramer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Because the computer can monitor the patient on a minute-by- minute basis without error, there is less chance of complications due to under-resuscitation or fluid overload. ..
  70. ALCOHOL ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE IN TRAUMA PATIENTS
    Carl Soderstrom; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The validity of self reports will be assessed by interviewing collaterals from 100 randomly selected patients in each of the intervention and control groups at 6 and 12 months. ..
  71. ALCOHOL ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE IN TRAUMA PATIENTS
    Carl Soderstrom; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..The validity of self reports will be assessed by interviewing collaterals from 100 randomly selected patients in each of the intervention and control groups at 6 and 12 months. ..
  72. ALCOHOL ABUSE AND DEPENDENCE IN TRAUMA PATIENTS
    Carl Soderstrom; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The validity of self reports will be assessed by interviewing collaterals from 100 randomly selected patients in each of the intervention and control groups at 6 and 12 months. ..
  73. Biochemical Markers of Traumatic Brain Injury
    STEVEN ANDREW ROBICSEK; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....