military hospitals

Summary

Summary: Hospitals which provide care for the military personnel and usually for their dependents.

Top Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. ncbi Susceptibility patterns and molecular epidemiology of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains from three military hospitals in China
    Zhong Qiang Yan
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, General Hospital of People s Liberation Army, No 28 Fu Xing Road, Hai Dian District, Beijing 100853, China
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 35:269-73. 2010
  5. ncbi Clinical case mix adjustment of cesarean delivery rates in U.S. military hospitals, 2002
    Andrea Linton
    Center for Health Care Management Studies, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense, Health Affairs, TRICARE Management Activity, Falls Church, Virginia 22041 3206, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:598-606. 2005
  6. ncbi Gestational age-specific growth parameters for infants born at US military hospitals
    LoRanee Braun
    Department of Pediatrics, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:461-7. 2004
  7. ncbi Coverage and accuracy of diagnosis of cruciate ligament injury in the Finnish National Hospital Discharge Register
    Ville M Mattila
    Centre for Military Medicine, Lahti, Finland
    Injury 39:1373-6. 2008
  8. ncbi Goldenhar syndrome among infants born in military hospitals to Gulf War veterans
    M R Araneta
    Naval Health Research Center, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, San Diego, California 92186 5122, USA
    Teratology 56:244-51. 1997
  9. ncbi Childbearing in U.S. military hospitals: dimensions of care affecting women's perceptions of quality and satisfaction
    Erica M Harriott
    Center for Health Care Management Studies, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense, Health Affairs, TRICARE Management Activity, Falls Church, Virginia 22041 3206, USA
    Birth 32:4-10. 2005
  10. ncbi Epidemiologic study of nosocomial urinary tract infections in Saudi military hospitals
    Nabil S Al-Helali
    Department of Preventative Medicine, Al Hada Armed Forces Hospital, Taif, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:1004-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications239 found, 100 shown here

  1. 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...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. ncbi Susceptibility patterns and molecular epidemiology of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii strains from three military hospitals in China
    Zhong Qiang Yan
    Department of Clinical Microbiology, General Hospital of People s Liberation Army, No 28 Fu Xing Road, Hai Dian District, Beijing 100853, China
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 35:269-73. 2010
    ..of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii (MDRAB) clinical isolates from different Chinese military hospitals. In this study, 49 MDRAB strains were collected from three military hospitals during 2007...
  5. ncbi Clinical case mix adjustment of cesarean delivery rates in U.S. military hospitals, 2002
    Andrea Linton
    Center for Health Care Management Studies, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense, Health Affairs, TRICARE Management Activity, Falls Church, Virginia 22041 3206, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:598-606. 2005
    To assess whether significant variations in observed cesarean rates in U.S. military hospitals may be attributed to differences in clinical case mix.
  6. ncbi Gestational age-specific growth parameters for infants born at US military hospitals
    LoRanee Braun
    Department of Pediatrics, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Ambul Pediatr 4:461-7. 2004
    b>Military hospitals currently use gestational age-specific growth curves based on data collected in Denver, Colo, from 1948 to 1961...
  7. ncbi Coverage and accuracy of diagnosis of cruciate ligament injury in the Finnish National Hospital Discharge Register
    Ville M Mattila
    Centre for Military Medicine, Lahti, Finland
    Injury 39:1373-6. 2008
    ..In this study, cruciate ligament rupture was used to assess the coverage and accuracy of the Finnish National Hospital Discharge Register (NHDR)...
  8. ncbi Goldenhar syndrome among infants born in military hospitals to Gulf War veterans
    M R Araneta
    Naval Health Research Center, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, San Diego, California 92186 5122, USA
    Teratology 56:244-51. 1997
    ..of this investigation was to compare the birth prevalence of Goldenhar syndrome among infants born in military hospitals to GWVs and to military personnel who were not deployed to the Gulf War (NDVs)...
  9. ncbi Childbearing in U.S. military hospitals: dimensions of care affecting women's perceptions of quality and satisfaction
    Erica M Harriott
    Center for Health Care Management Studies, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense, Health Affairs, TRICARE Management Activity, Falls Church, Virginia 22041 3206, USA
    Birth 32:4-10. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine women's evaluations of maternity care with respect to decision-making, confidence, trust in health care providers, and treatment within the military hospital...
  10. ncbi Epidemiologic study of nosocomial urinary tract infections in Saudi military hospitals
    Nabil S Al-Helali
    Department of Preventative Medicine, Al Hada Armed Forces Hospital, Taif, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 25:1004-7. 2004
    ..Duration of hospitalization, unit of admission, history of diabetes mellitus or debilitating diseases, and duration and number of urinary catheters were independently associated with increased risk of nosocomial UTIs...
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. ncbi Recognition of Air Force surgeons at Wilford Hall Medical Center-supported 332nd EMDG/Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad Air Base, Iraq
    Norman M Rich
    J Vasc Surg 46:1312-3; author reply 1313. 2007
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. ncbi [Frostbites amongst service men, participants of contreterroristic operations on North Caucasus (1994-1996, 1999-2001)]
    A M Shelepov
    Voen Med Zh 328:4-7, 96. 2007
    ..It is generalised and analysed own experience of the rendering medical help military with frostbites during military conflict on territory of the Chechen Republic (2003-2005)...
  20. ncbi [Characteristic of combat trauma and treatment of gunshot fractures of long bones of the limbs]
    N A Efimenko
    Voen Med Zh 324:4-12, 80. 2003
    ..3%); high quality of medical immobilization at the expense of wide introduction of functionally stable external osteosynthesis (51.2% of the casualties) it was possible to improve the treatment results...
  21. 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...
  22. ncbi Extremity vascular injuries on the battlefield: tips for surgeons deploying to war
    Benjamin W Starnes
    Department of Surgery General Surgery Services, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, Washington 98431 1100, USA
    J Trauma 60:432-42. 2006
    ..The combat-experienced military surgeon, a fraction of those in uniform until recently, rarely has had the opportunity to convey lessons learned to the newly indoctrinated war surgeon. The purpose of this review is to do exactly that...
  23. 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...
  24. ncbi The experience of the intensive care unit in a British Army field hospital during the 2003 Gulf conflict
    M J Roberts
    University of Colorado Health Sciences Centre, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J R Army Med Corps 149:284-90. 2003
    ..Observations are made on patient activity, treatment strategy, and equipment adequacy...
  25. ncbi First and second line treatment--a retrospective view
    D S Jackson
    Surgery, CMH, Aldershot
    J R Army Med Corps 153:50-2; discussion 53-4. 2007
    ..Comments and suggestions are offered on aspects of treatment given in the first and second line medical facilities as they existed during the Falklands Campaign...
  26. 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
    ....
  27. ncbi Ultrasonography in a forward-deployed military hospital
    Thomas A Rozanski
    21st Combat Support Hospital North, Forward Operating Base Diamondback, Mosul, Iraq, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Department of Surgery, Bravo Company, APO AE 09325
    Mil Med 170:99-102. 2005
    ..The use of this technology on the battlefield improved our ability to provide definitive, quality, medical care far forward and to preserve the fighting strength of supported units...
  28. ncbi Burn support for Operation Iraqi Freedom and related operations, 2003 to 2004
    Leopoldo C Cancio
    US Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234 6315, USA
    J Burn Care Rehabil 26:151-61. 2005
    ..This experience highlights the importance of anticipating the burn care needs of both combatants and the local civilian population during war...
  29. ncbi [Principles of surgical care organization and structural characteristics of sanitary casualties in counter-terrorist operations in the Northern Caucasus (Report I)]
    E K Gumanenko
    Voen Med Zh 326:4-13, 80. 2005
    ..Besides the number of seriously wounded and critical casualties has increased...
  30. ncbi Field-improvised war surgery in Kosovo: use of kitchen utensils as surgical instruments
    Besim Hoxha
    Department of Surgery, University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, 855 Montgomery Street, Patient Care Center, Fifth Flour, Fort Worth, TX 76107, USA
    Mil Med 173:529-33. 2008
    ..This article compares the treatment of patients between the two hospitals, and is the first article to date describing the war experience in general at the field hospitals in Kosovo...
  31. 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
  32. ncbi Supporting the Global War on Terror: a tale of two campaigns featuring the 250th Forward Surgical Team (Airborne)
    Robert M Rush
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98433, USA
    Am J Surg 189:564-70; discussion 570. 2005
    ..Forward Surgical Teams (FSTs) are 20-person units designed to perform front-line, life-saving combat surgery. This study compares the employment, injuries encountered, and workload of an airborne FST in two widely varying campaigns...
  33. ncbi Contemporary management of wartime vascular trauma
    Charles J Fox
    Department of Surgery, Peripheral Vascular Surgery Service, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC 20307, USA
    J Vasc Surg 41:638-44. 2005
    ..The objective of this report is to provide a single-institution analysis of injury patterns and management strategies in the care of modern wartime vascular injuries...
  34. ncbi A long journey home. For the wounded, medical miracles are just the beginning
    Nancy Shute
    US News World Rep 137:38-43. 2004
  35. 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...
  36. ncbi Streamlining managed care processes for clinics in the Bavarian region
    Lawanda D Warthen
    Mil Med 173:xii-xiv. 2008
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. ncbi Radiology in a hostile environment: experience in Afghanistan
    H Theodore Harcke
    Department of Radiologic Pathology, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington, DC 20306, USA
    Mil Med 171:194-9. 2006
    ..This report acquaints the medical community with information to aid in the planning and performance of future deployments that bring digital imaging to the battlespace...
  40. ncbi Evacuation times of civilians and soldiers wounded during the war in Croatia
    Andrija Hebrang
    University Department of Radiology, Merkur University Hospital, HR 10000, Zagreb, Croatia
    Mil Med 171:1045-50. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to estimate the mean time needed for evacuation of wounded persons from the site of injury to a medical institution...
  41. ncbi A review of 41 upper extremity war injuries and the protective gear worn during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Michelle A Greer
    Occupational Therapy Clinic, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Mil Med 171:595-7. 2006
    ..Although this study is limited, future research would provide valuable insights about the efficacy of current body armor and the need for additional or modified gear...
  42. 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...
  43. ncbi Echelons of care and the management of wartime vascular injury: a report from the 332nd EMDG/Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad Air Base, Iraq
    Todd E Rasmussen
    332nd Expeditionary Medical Group Air Force Theater Hospital, Balad Air Base, Iraq
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:91-9. 2006
    ..The rate of vascular injury appears increased compared to that of Vietnam with extremity injuries most prevalent. Effective strategies are in place at each of 3 levels of care that affect the management of vascular injury...
  44. 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...
  45. 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...
  46. ncbi Genitourinary trauma at a combat support hospital during Operation Iraqi Freedom: the impact of body armor
    Edmond L Paquette
    Urology Service, Womack Army Medical Center, 2817 Reilly Road, Fort Bragg, NC 28310, USA
    J Urol 177:2196-9; discussion 2199. 2007
    ....
  47. ncbi United States military surgical response to modern large-scale conflicts: the ongoing evolution of a trauma system
    Alec C Beekley
    Madigan Army Medical Center, 9040 Fitzsimmons Avenue, Fort Lewis, Tacoma, WA 98431, USA
    Surg Clin North Am 86:689-709. 2006
    ..This article provides a brief description of the evolution of military trauma surgical care since Operation Desert Storm and the ongoing evolution of the trauma system in Operation Iraqi Freedom...
  48. ncbi Attendances at a field hospital emergency department during operations in Iraq November 2003 to March 2004 (Operation Telic III)
    P D A Reavley
    Emergency Medicine, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham PO6 3LY
    J R Army Med Corps 152:231-5. 2006
    ..This study investigated the types of presentations; time lines and disposal of patients from the international, local and military community in Southern Iraq...
  49. ncbi Overseas medicine--part II. Military medicine in Iraq: equal care for all
    John C Buckner
    Mo Med 104:22-4. 2007
  50. 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...
  51. ncbi Commentary on "The use of temporary vascular shunts as a damage control adjunct in the management of wartime vascular injury"
    Karl A Illig
    Division of Vascular Surgery, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY, USA
    Perspect Vasc Surg Endovasc Ther 18:147-8. 2006
  52. ncbi Craniofacial war injuries
    O M M Salama
    Department of Prosthodontics and Implantology, Faculty of Dentistry and Oral Medicine, University of Cairo, Military Medical Academy, Cairo, Egypt
    East Mediterr Health J 12:919-22. 2006
    ..In this paper, recent concepts in the management of war wounds of the maxillofacial region are described. A brief differentiation is also given between general practice medicine and military medicine...
  53. 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...
  54. 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
  55. pmc Comparison between civilian burns and combat burns from Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom
    Steven E Wolf
    Burn Center, United States Army Institute of Surgical Research, 3400 Rawley E Chambers, Fort Sam Houston, TX 79234, USA
    Ann Surg 243:786-92; discussion 792-5. 2006
    ..To assess outcome differences between locally burned civilians and military personnel burned in a distant combat zone treated in the same facility...
  56. 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...
  57. 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...
  58. ncbi Fresh whole blood transfusions in coalition military, foreign national, and enemy combatant patients during Operation Iraqi Freedom at a U.S. combat support hospital
    Philip C Spinella
    U S Army Institute of Surgical Research, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    World J Surg 32:2-6. 2008
    ....
  59. 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...
  60. 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...
  61. 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...
  62. ncbi The impact of predeployment training on Marine battalion manpower
    A F DiNicola
    Mil Med 171:x-xi. 2006
  63. 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...
  64. 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...
  65. ncbi The Army forward surgical team: update and lessons learned, 1997-2004
    Harry Stinger
    Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Mil Med 171:269-72. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article was to review the history of the FST, define its mission, delineate pitfalls in its employment and to make personnel and material acquisition recommendations for the future...
  66. ncbi [European physician - travellers and the Ottoman Empire]
    S Eyice
    I.U. Edebiyak Fakultesi Sanat Tarihi Bolumu emekli ogretim uyesi
    Yeni Tip Tarihi Arastirmalari 4:79-92. 1998
    ..gives information on the sick, the wounded, infirmaries and the diseases in the battle field and also on the military hospitals and medical care in Istanbul...
  67. ncbi Prevalence of birth defects among infants of Gulf War veterans in Arkansas, Arizona, California, Georgia, Hawaii, and Iowa, 1989-1993
    Maria Rosario G Araneta
    Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research, Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Birth Defects Res A Clin Mol Teratol 67:246-60. 2003
    Epidemiologic studies of birth defects among infants of Gulf War veterans (GWV) have been limited to military hospitals, anomalies diagnosed among newborns, or self-reported data...
  68. ncbi Prof. Eber Landau, the very first chief of Histology and Embryology Department at the University of Lithuania
    Aleksandras Vitkus
    Department of Histology and Embryology, Kaunas University of Medicine, A Mickeviciaus 9, 3000 Kaunas, Lithuania
    Medicina (Kaunas) 39:919-24. 2003
    ..Landau, as a Russian citizen, was called to the army and served as a neurologist and psychiatrist in Paris military hospitals. In 1918, E. Landau returned to Bern and for 5 years worked at the Anatomy Institute headed by prof. H...
  69. ncbi Donald Munro Lecture 2003. Neurogenic bladder: past, present, and future
    Inder Perkash
    Department of Urology, Stanford University and Spinal Cord Injury Service, Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 27:383-6. 2004
    ..Management was aimed at preventive care, early recognition, and timely management to reduce secondary complications and enhance quality of life...
  70. ncbi Attitudes and cultural self-efficacy levels of nurses caring for patients in army hospitals
    Hyacinth J Joseph
    Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii 96859, USA
    J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 15:5-16. 2004
    ....
  71. ncbi A retrospective review of performance and utility of routine clinical pelvimetry
    Charles S Blackadar
    Department of Family Medicine, Puget Sound Family Medicine Residency, Bremerton Naval Hospital, WA, USA
    Fam Med 36:505-7. 2004
    ..This study determined the frequency with which clinical pelvimetry is still performed at two military hospitals and whether the results of pelvimetry influence the management of labor and delivery.
  72. ncbi Malarial hepatitis: a heterogeneous syndrome?
    A C Anand
    Command Hospital and Pathology Laboratory Eastern Command Calcutta, West Bengal, India
    Natl Med J India 5:59-62. 1992
    ..The incidence of malarial hepatitis in patients with Plasmodium falciparum infection and jaundice is not known and it is not clear whether the condition is a single entity or a heterogeneous syndrome...
  73. ncbi The historical outline of Vilnius pathological anatomy in the first half of the 19th century
    Daniel Sabat
    Department of Pathomorphology, Medical Faculty in Zabrze, Silesian Academy of Medicine, Katowice
    Pol J Pathol 55:75-81. 2004
    ..Moreover, a permission to transfer dead bodies from military hospitals to the University was issued in 1810...
  74. ncbi Perspectives on history: Army dietitians in the European, North African, and Mediterranean theaters of operation in World War II
    P A Hodges
    Department of Human Nutrition and Hospitality Management, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa 35487-0158, USA
    J Am Diet Assoc 96:598-601. 1996
    World War II necessitated the mobilization of hundreds of dietitians to serve in military hospitals in the United States and in theaters of war all over the globe...
  75. ncbi [Augustin Belloste (1654-1730), aspects of the surgery in military hospitals during the Piemont-Savoie War (1686-96)]
    J M Le Minor
    Institut d'Anatomie Normale, , Strasbourg
    Hist Sci Med 35:317-27. 2001
    The surgical practice in military hospitals during the XVIIth century remains poorly known. An original statement is provided by A. Belloste (1654-1730) who enlisted as military surgeon in 1686...
  76. ncbi Risk determination for patients with direct access to physical therapy in military health care facilities
    Josef H Moore
    US Army Baylor University Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 35:674-8. 2005
    ..Nonexperimental, retrospective, descriptive design...
  77. ncbi Increasing clindamycin resistance among methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in 57 northeast United States military treatment facilities
    LoRanee Braun
    Department of Pediatrics, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:622-6. 2005
    ....
  78. ncbi The role of negative pressure wound therapy with reticulated open cell foam in the treatment of war wounds
    Elisha T Powell
    3rd Medical Group, Elmendorf Air Force Base, Alaska, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:S138-41. 2008
    ..or near areas of conflict, at regional hospitals such as Landstuhl Medical Center in Germany, or the larger military hospitals in the United States...
  79. ncbi Birth defects prevalence among infants of Persian Gulf War veterans born in Hawaii, 1989-1993
    M R Araneta
    DoD Center for Deployment Health Research, Naval Health Research Center, San Diego, California 92186, USA
    Teratology 62:195-204. 2000
    ..However, epidemiologic studies on birth defects prevalence among their progeny have been limited to military hospitals, anomalies diagnosed among newborns, or self-reported data...
  80. ncbi Pathologic evaluation of radical cystectomy specimens: a cooperative group report
    Harry W Herr
    Department of Urology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Cancer 100:2470-5. 2004
    ..Their objective was to determine whether current practices conform to suggested pathology practice guidelines for reporting on radical cystectomy and pelvic lymph node specimens...
  81. ncbi [Management of erysipelas in French hospitals: a post-consensus conference study]
    P Bernard
    Service de Dermatologie, Hopital Robert Debre, Reims
    Ann Dermatol Venereol 132:213-7. 2005
    ..The results of the survey were circulated early in 2001. To assess the eventual impact of the guidelines from the conference on hospital practices with regard to erysipelas, we conducted a new prospective survey at the end of 2002...
  82. ncbi Hypoplastic left heart syndrome in US military family members: trends in intervention, survival, and prevalence
    John S Scott
    Military Casualty Research Division, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD 20907, USA
    Congenit Heart Dis 2:19-26. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that increased rates of intervention and survival would produce a demonstrable increase in prevalence in this population...
  83. ncbi Total quality management in plastic surgery
    Rola Al-Hoqail
    Plastic Surgery Units Departments of King Faisal University, Dammam, Saudi Arabia
    J Craniofac Surg 21:10-9. 2010
    ..Quality management in plastic surgery has been limited to audit reports of individual clinical conditions, procedures and their outcomes, mortality rates, or other individual aspects of the field...
  84. ncbi Health-related quality of life in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection in the United States: results from the HIV Cost and Services Utilization Study
    R D Hays
    University of California, Los Angeles, Department of General Internal Medicine and Health Sciences Research, California 90095 1736, USA
    Am J Med 108:714-22. 2000
    ....
  85. ncbi ["Teruel feet". Care and treatment of frostbite wounds in the hospitals of Navarra during the civil war]
    P Larraz
    Especialista en Cirugía Ortopédica y Traumatología Hospital García Orcoyen, Estella, Navarra, Spain
    An Sist Sanit Navar 28:197-212. 2005
    ..degrees below zero, was the period of greatest medical activity and the highest rates of occupation in the military hospitals of Navarre during the civil war of 1936-1939...
  86. ncbi Biological resistance of hydroxychloroquine for Plasmodium vivax malaria in the Republic of Korea
    Sei Won Lee
    Department of Internal Medicine, Armed Forces Capital Hospital, Seongnam, Republic of Korea
    Am J Trop Med Hyg 81:600-4. 2009
    ..Although there was no evidence of clinical resistance, chemoprophylaxis data indicates the biological resistance or tolerance to HCQ in ROK...
  87. ncbi "More fatal than powder and shot": dysentery in the U.S. Army during the Mexican War, 1846-48
    Vincent J Cirillo
    Perspect Biol Med 52:400-13. 2009
    ..need for proper sanitation and military hygiene fueled the dysentery outbreaks, and the poor conditions in military hospitals contributed further to the spread of disease...
  88. pmc The role of radiology in influenza: novel H1N1 and lessons learned from the 1918 pandemic
    Daniel J Mollura
    Radiology and Imaging Sciences, National Institutes of Health, Clinical Center, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:690-7. 2010
    ..In large part because of the coincidental increase in the radiologic capacity of military hospitals for World War I, the 1918 pandemic firmly reinforced the role of radiologists as collaborators with ..
  89. ncbi Development of the discipline of exercise immunology
    Roy J Shephard
    Faculty of Physical Education and Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Exerc Immunol Rev 16:194-222. 2010
    ....
  90. ncbi Qualitative assessment of cause-of-injury coding in U.S. military hospitals: NATO standardization agreement (STANAG) 2050
    P J Amoroso
    U S Army Research Institute for Environmental Medicine Amoroso, Natick, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:174-87. 2000
    Accurate injury cause data are essential for injury prevention research. U.S. military hospitals, unlike civilian hospitals, use the NATO STANAG system for cause-of-injury coding...
  91. ncbi From education to occupation: the story of Thomas Bessell Kidner
    Judith Friedland
    Department of Occupational Therapy and Occupational Science, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Occup Ther 74:27-37. 2007
    ..Thomas Bessell Kidner is well-known in the United States as a great contributor to occupational therapy. He is not well-known in Canada despite the fact that his first contributions to the profession were made here between 1900 and 1918...
  92. ncbi National Department of Defense Surveillance for Invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae: antibiotic resistance, serotype distribution, and arbitrarily primed polymerase chain reaction analyses
    M K Hudspeth
    Naval Health Research Center, Department of Defense Center for Deployment Health Research, San Diego, California 92186 5122, USA
    J Infect Dis 184:591-6. 2001
    ..157 invasive Streptococcus pneumoniae clinical isolates were collected systematically from 7 large military hospitals between August 1997 and August 1999...
  93. pmc Aortic root dilatation in young men with normally functioning bicuspid aortic valves
    S Nistri
    Sanitary Service, Regione Carabinieri Veneto, Via Brigata Padova 19, 35100 Padova, Italy
    Heart 82:19-22. 1999
    ..To evaluate the dimensions of the aortic root in a selected population of young males with isolated normally functioning bicuspid aortic valve...
  94. ncbi Update on outcomes research databases in prostate cancer 2006
    Stephen J Freedland
    Department of Surgery, Division of Urology, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Curr Opin Urol 16:168-72. 2006
    ..which are most commonly derived from large academic medical centers, Veterans Affairs medical centers, and military hospitals) to summarize the design and development of three well characterized outcomes databases that combine data ..
  95. ncbi Viewpoint: a comparison of cause-of-injury coding in U.S. military and civilian hospitals
    P J Amoroso
    U S Army Research Institute for Environmental Medicine Amoroso, Natick, MA 01760 5007, USA
    Am J Prev Med 18:164-73. 2000
    ..While civilian hospitals use ICD-9-CM external cause-of-injury codes, military hospitals use codes derived from the NATO Standardization Agreement (STANAG) 2050.
  96. ncbi The origin and evolution of activity analysis
    C Creighton
    Rehabilitation Institute of Michigan, Detroit 48201
    Am J Occup Ther 46:45-8. 1992
    ..early use of activity analysis was in occupational therapy for physical dysfunction, particularly in military hospitals. Development of the concept was gradual until the 1970s, when the delineation of theoretical frames of ..
  97. ncbi Hospital admissions associated with traumatic brain injury in the US Army during peacetime: 1990s trends
    Brian J Ivins
    Defense and Veterans Brain Injury Center, Washington, DC, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 27:154-63. 2006
    ..It also compares TBI hospitalization rates in the Army to those from an age-comparable segment of the US civilian population over this time period...
  98. ncbi The use of silver-impregnated dressings in blast injuries
    Chris Elliott
    Queen Alexandria s Royal Army Nursing Corps
    Br J Nurs 19:835-9. 2010
    ..In the interests of maintaining confidentiality, the names of NHS trusts, military hospitals and specific military operations have been omitted...
  99. ncbi The retrospective prevalence of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in soft tissue abscesses at two military level I trauma centers
    Gary W Dufresne
    Emergency Department, Brooke Army Medical Center, San Antonio Uniformed Services Education Consortium, 3851 Roger Brook Drive, Fort Sam Houston, TX 78234, USA
    Mil Med 173:945-8. 2008
    ..Our objective is to estimate the period prevalence of CAMRSA in cases of soft tissue abscesses seen in the emergency departments of two major military hospitals.
  100. ncbi The evolution of military neurosurgery in the Turkish army
    Yusuf Izci
    Department of Neurosurgery, Gulhane Military Medical Academy, Ankara, Turkey
    Neurosurg Focus 28:E16. 2010
    ..who completed his residency training in the US. Today, 26 military neurosurgeons are on active duty in 11 military hospitals in Turkey. All of these neurosurgeons work in modern clinics and operating theaters...
  101. ncbi Rural Emergency Medicine: patient volume and training opportunities
    Jeff Reames
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Mercy Health Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA
    J Emerg Med 37:172-6. 2009
    ..Some within academic Emergency Medicine question whether rural hospital EDs can provide adequate patient volume for training an Emergency Medicine (EM) resident...

Research Grants11

  1. THE USE OF BIOFILMS TO COUNTER BIOTERRORISM
    Garth James; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Commercial applications for this system include the U.S. Military, hospitals, and water utilities. ..
  2. Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease in Filipina Women
    MARIA ARANETA; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  3. Behavior Therapy for Adults with Tourette Syndrome
    Alan Peterson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The Informatics group at Yale University will provide data management services. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  4. Longitudinal Course and Impact of Depression
    JEREMY PETTIT; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. BioSense Initiative to Improve Early Outbreak Detection
    Howard Burkom; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  6. Endoscopic Detection of Fluorescein for Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
    James McGreevy; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In addition, this new method of finding the sentinel lymph node with fluorescence avoids the use of radioactive drugs and the use of a dye that is associated with a 1% risk of anaphylactic shock. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  7. Building Bridges to Enhance Quality of Life
    RONALD HAYS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It will also foster international collaboration among QOL researchers and clinicians. ..
  8. 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. ..
  9. Hangover, Congeners, Sleep and Occupational Performance
    Jonathan Howland; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Our occupational model will be merchant ship navigation by maritime academy cadets. Performance will be measured using computer-based interactive ship training simulators. ..
  10. CONTINUITY OF CARE & OUTCOME OF SEVERE MENTAL DISORDERS
    Ramin Mojtabai; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..the impact of discontinuity in the care of servicemen and -women who are admitted for the first time in the military hospitals with a diagnosis of schizophrenia or affective psychosis and are referred to the VA system for continuation ..
  11. Research Grants to Prevent Unintentional Injuries
    Jonathan Howland; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] Outcome Measures: Acute and residual driving impairment will be assessed using a driving simulator and[unreadable] an objective measure of sustained attention/reaction time, the Psychomotor Vioilance Test (PVT).[unreadable]..