Accession Number : AD0768179

Title :   Letterman Army Institute of Research Annual Progress Report, FY 1973.

Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept. 1 Jul 72-30 Jun 73,

Corporate Author : LETTERMAN ARMY INST OF RESEARCH SAN FRANCISCO CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Akers,William A.

Report Date : 30 JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 180

Abstract : These studies are devoted to basic and applied research in skin diseases of military importance; the effects of hemorrhagic shock on the heart and brain; the development of techniques for the early management of complex maxillofacial wounds and injuries and the identification of diseases of the oral and maxillofacial tissues which are of special importance to the field soldier. Summaries of those clinical investigations at Letterman Army Medical Center involving collaborative studies or requiring major personnel, laboratory studies or animal resources support from LAIR are included. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   (*MILITARY MEDICINE, *ARMY RESEARCH), MEDICAL RESEARCH, REPORTS, DISEASES, SKIN(ANATOMY), HEMORRHAGE, SHOCK(PATHOLOGY), FACE(ANATOMY), HEAD(ANATOMY), WOUNDS AND INJURIES, PATHOLOGY

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE