Accession Number : AD1028155

Title :   Iron Status of Deployed Military Members

Descriptive Note : Technical Report,01 Jul 2011,31 Dec 2012

Corporate Author : The Geneva Foundation Tacoma United States

Personal Author(s) : Wilson,Candy S

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Report Date : 04 Jan 2017

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : Purpose: The study objective was to assess iron status indicators and the prevalence of iron deficiency (ID) and iron deficiency anemia (IDA) in both male and female military personnel deployed to Afghanistan.

Descriptors :   military personnel , health care , physical fitness , deployment , military medicine , active duty , anemias , medical screening

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE