Accession Number : AD1002628

Title :   USASOC Injury Prevention/Performance Optimization Musculoskeletal Screening Initiative

Descriptive Note : Technical Report,25 Oct 2010,24 Jun 2015

Corporate Author : University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh United States

Personal Author(s) : Abt,John ; Lephart,Scott ; Sell,Timothy ; Lovalekar,Mita ; Beals,Kim ; Benson,Pete ; Kotwal,Russ ; Morgan,Jeffrey ; Kane,Shawn

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Report Date : 01 Sep 2015

Pagination or Media Count : 124

Abstract : This collaborative research proposal was submitted to program announcement W81XWH-09-DMRDP-ARATDA at the request of the Command Surgeon of the United States Army Special Operations Command (USASOC) to scientifically develop THOR3's injury prevention and human performance program. This research will conduct the first three phases of a four phase research objective to ultimately improve physical readiness and mitigate unintentional musculoskeletal injuries.

Descriptors :   injury prevention , MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM , MEDICAL SCREENING , training , army personnel , health services , wounds and injuries

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE