Accession Number : ADA327373

Title :   Stress and Women's Health: Combat, Deployment, Contingency Operations and Trauma.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Dec 94-30 Jun 96,

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

Personal Author(s) : Ursano, Robert J.

PDF Url : ADA327373

Report Date : JUL 1996

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : This multi-study, programmatic project was directed to understanding the effects of the stress of combat, trauma, and extreme environments on women's health and performance. The following deliverables resulted from the study and are attached as appendices: (1-4) Gender Stress and Coping in the U.S. Military: Vol 1: Trauma, Stress, and Health: Military Women in Combat, Deployment, & Contingency Operations; Vol II: Historical Perspectives on Acculturation, Deployment & Contingency Stresses; Vol III: Performance; Vol IV: Training, Deployment, and Contingency Stressors; (5) Sex Differences, Stress, and Military Readiness. (6) Stress and Women's Health Computerized Database User's Manual & CD-ROM. (7) Stress, Health & Performance in Military Women. (8) Recommendations

Descriptors :   *MILITARY PERSONNEL, *DEPLOYMENT, *STRESS(PHYSIOLOGY), *WOMEN, *TRAUMA, ENVIRONMENTS, EMERGENCIES, COMBAT READINESS, CLINICAL MEDICINE, RANGE(EXTREMES), SEX, GLOBAL COMMUNICATIONS, GENDER DISCRIMINATION.

Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Medicine and Medical Research
      Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE