Accession Number : ADA306414

Title :   Research On Navy-Related Combat Casualty Care Issues, Navy Operational-Related Injuries and Illnesses and Approaches To Enhance Navy/Marine Corps Personnel Combat Performance.

Descriptive Note : Quarterly rept.

Corporate Author : GEO-CENTERS INC NEWTON CENTRE MA

PDF Url : ADA306414

Report Date : MAR 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 81

Abstract : This report summarizes the results of GEO-CENTERS' technical activities for the first quarter of the contractual option year one for the Naval Medical Research Institute (NMRI) under Contract N00014-95-D-0048, Delivery Orders 002 and 003. The delivery orders encompass a variety of scientific studies that are capable of supporting ongoing and projected programs under the cognizance of NMRI; NMRI TOX/DET-Dayton, OH; NDRI-Great Lakes, IL; the NDRl Detachment-Bethesda, MD; and the National Naval Medical Center-Bethesda, MD. The format for these periodic technical progress reports consists of four sections each listed by the location of the research. The sections are (1) Descriptions of work to be performed, (2) Objectives planned for the current reporting period, (3) Summary of work performed during current reporting period, and (4) Objectives for the next reporting period. Accumulated scientific reports, technical reports and journal articles are being provided as part of this annual technical progress report. Specifically, the research conducted by GEO-CENTERS during this quarterly reporting period has been focused on the following general scientific programs: (a) Infectious disease threat assessment and enterics programs. (b) Immune cell biology, wound repair and artificial blood studies. (c) Biomedical diving programs. (d) Personnel performance enhancement programs. (e) Breast Care Center. (f) Dental related diseases. (g) Toxicological studies.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY MEDICINE, *NAVAL RESEARCH, *WOUNDS AND INJURIES, *INFECTIOUS DISEASES, *MEDICAL RESEARCH, OPTIMIZATION, DISEASES, REPAIR, THREAT EVALUATION, MARINE CORPS PERSONNEL, HEALTH CARE FACILITIES, ACCUMULATION, IMMUNITY, CELLS(BIOLOGY), COMBAT FORCES, DIVING, BIOMEDICINE, TOXICOLOGY, MAMMARY GLANDS, BLOOD SUBSTITUTES.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE