Accession Number : AD1025778

Title :   Medical Surveillance Monthly Report. Volume 24, Number 1, January 2017

Descriptive Note : Technical Report

Corporate Author : Armed Forces Health Surveillance Branch Silver Spring United States

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Report Date : 31 Jan 2017

Pagination or Media Count : 24

Abstract : MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE MONTHLY REPORT (MSMR), in continuous publication since 1995, is produced by the Armed Forces Health Surveillance Branch(AFHSB). The MSMR provides evidence-based estimates of the incidence, distribution, impact and trends of illness and injuries among United States military members and associated populations. Most reports in the MSMR are based on summaries of medical administrative data that are routinely provided to the AFHSB and integrated into the Defense Medical Surveillance System for health surveillance purposes.

Descriptors :   military medicine , Military publications , malaria , diabetes mellitus , Chlamydia trachomatis , sexually transmitted diseases , Demography , military hospitals , health care , therapeutics , health services

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE