Accession Number : ADA005227


Title :   Annual Research Progress Report Letterman Army Institute of Research


Descriptive Note : Annual Research Progress Rept. for 1 Jul 1973-30 Jun 1974


Corporate Author : LETTERMAN ARMY INST OF RESEARCH PRESIDIO OF SAN FRANCISCO CA


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a005227.pdf


Report Date : 30 Jun 1974


Pagination or Media Count : 355


Abstract : During Fiscal Year 1974 progress was obtained at the Letterman Army Institute of Research in the following research areas: Basic and applied research in skin diseases of military importance; the effects of hemorrhagic shock on the heart and brain; the development of techniques for the early management of complex maxillofacial wounds and injuries; the identification of diseases of the oral and maxillofacial tissues which are of special importance to the field soldier; basic nutritional biochemistry; basic biochemical processes of metabolism; basic and applied nutrition; clinical nutrition; basic and applied aspects of the influence of environment on man; the metabolism of normal man and as altered by disease.


Descriptors :   *MEDICAL RESEARCH , *MILITARY MEDICINE , BIOCHEMISTRY , DERMATITIS , DERMATOLOGY , DISEASES , ENVIRONMENTS , FACE(ANATOMY) , HEALTH , HEMORRHAGIC SHOCK , METABOLISM , NUTRITION , WOUNDS AND INJURIES


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE