Accession Number : ADA259302


Title :   Sustaining Soldier Health and Performance in Somalia: Guidance for Small Unit Leaders


Descriptive Note : Technical note.


Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH INST OF ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE NATICK MA


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a259302.pdf


Report Date : Dec 1992


Pagination or Media Count : 73


Abstract : This handbook is intended as a guide and reference for U.S. military small unit commanders and NCOs. It includes pointers for sustainment of health and performance throughout predeployment, deployment, operations and redeployment. It addresses a broad range of important health issues, includes nutrition, hydration, managing work and environmental exposure, avoiding disease hazards, and maintaining morale.... Operation RESTORE HOPE, Somalia, Desert, Heat, Infectious disease, Environmental medicine, Water, Field nutrition and sanitation, Operational stress and hazards, Work, Rest, Physiology, Psychology.


Descriptors :   *PERFORMANCE(HUMAN) , *MILITARY MEDICINE , *SOMALIA , *PREVENTIVE MEDICINE , DEPLOYMENT , HEALTH , DISEASES , HEALTH CARE FACILITIES , HANDBOOKS , PSYCHOLOGY , HYDRATION , SANITATION , NUTRITION , DESERTS , HEAT , INFECTIOUS DISEASES , PHYSIOLOGY , MEDICINE , MORALE , HAZARDS


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE