Accession Number : ADA321308

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 : Annual rept. 1 Dec 95-31 Nov 96.

Corporate Author : GEO-CENTERS INC NEWTON CENTRE MA

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Report Date : 31 JAN 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 345

Abstract : This report summarizes the results of GEO-CENTERS technical activities for the first option year one of the Naval Medical Research Institute (NMRI) Contract N000 I 4-95-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 NDRI Detachment-Bethesda, MD; the National Naval Medical Center-Bethesda, MD; and the U.S. Navy Clothing and Textile Facility-Natick, MA. 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 OBO-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 living programs. (D) Personnel performance enhancement programs. (E) Breast Care Center. (F) Dental related diseases. (G) Toxicological studies. (H) Human Performance and U.S. Navy Clothing Development

Descriptors :   *ILLNESS, *MILITARY MEDICINE, *WOUNDS AND INJURIES, *INFECTIOUS DISEASES, *MEDICAL RESEARCH, OPTIMIZATION, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), NAVY, DISEASES, REPAIR, THREAT EVALUATION, NAVAL RESEARCH, ACCUMULATION, CLOTHING, IMMUNITY, CELLS(BIOLOGY), TOXICOLOGY, MAMMARY GLANDS, BLOOD SUBSTITUTES.

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE