Accession Number : ADA309981

Title :   Gender, Stress, & Coping in the U.S. Military. Volume 4. Training, Deployment and Contingency Stressors.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : UNIFORMED SERVICES UNIV OF THE HEALTH SCIENCES BETHESDA MD DEPT OF PSYCHIATRY

Personal Author(s) : Ursano, Robert J. ; Sutton, Loree K. ; Fullerton, Carol S. ; Norwood, Ann E. ; Jackson, S. A.

PDF Url : ADA309981

Report Date : JAN 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 253

Abstract : This volume derives from discussions with national and international experts to increase the understanding of gender, stress, and coping in the U.S. military. It contains edited transcripts of round-table discussions with scientists from a broad range of backgrounds on topics pertaining to training, deployment, and contingency stressors. The presentations include observations and data from individuals with special expertise on the topic. Insight is provided into research hypotheses which have been explored already and questions which should be examined in the future.

Descriptors :   *STRESS(PSYCHOLOGY), *PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS, *TRAUMATIC SHOCK, MILITARY PERSONNEL, STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS, MILITARY MEDICINE, MENTAL HEALTH, HYPOTHESES, RESPONSE(BIOLOGY), MEDICAL RESEARCH, TRAUMA, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, MENTAL DISORDERS.

Subject Categories : Psychology
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE