Accession Number : ADA114434

Title :   Instruments, Procedures, and Rationale for Morbidity Forecasting Aboard Deployed Navy Ships.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s) : Pugh,William M

PDF Url : ADA114434

Report Date : Jan 1979

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : A system designed to assess aspects of shipboard environments that affect illness incidence rates aboard deployed U.S. Navy ships is presented in a step-by-step fashion. Included are all procedures, instruments, and parameter estimates necessary for computing expected incidence rates for respiratory illness, dermal disorders, trauma, gastrointestinal illness, and genitourinary illness.

Descriptors :   *Morbidity, *Illness, *Mathematical models, *Forecasting, Shipboard, Rates, Monitoring, Naval vessels, Parameters, Estimates

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE