Accession Number : ADA330584

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. 1 Jun-31 Aug 1997.

Corporate Author : GEO-CENTERS INC NEWTON CENTRE MA

PDF Url : ADA330584

Report Date : 06 OCT 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 100

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 N00014-95-D-0048, Delivery Orders 002, 003 and 004. 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; NMRI/DET-San Antonio, TX; 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 quarterly 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 preventive medicine 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) Directed Energy Effects Research. (G) Dental related diseases. (H) Toxicological studies. (I) Human Performance and U.S. Navy Clothing Development.

Descriptors :   *NAVAL PERSONNEL, *THREAT EVALUATION, *MILITARY MEDICINE, *WOUNDS AND INJURIES, *MARINE CORPS PERSONNEL, *PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, OPTIMIZATION, PERFORMANCE(HUMAN), ENERGY, REPAIR, NAVAL RESEARCH, NAVAL OPERATIONS, INFECTIOUS DISEASES, ACCUMULATION, MEDICAL RESEARCH, CLOTHING, IMMUNITY, CELLS(BIOLOGY), BIOMEDICINE, TOXICOLOGY, MAMMARY GLANDS, DIRECTIONAL, BLOOD SUBSTITUTES.

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

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE