Accession Number : ADA266297


Title :   Physical Fitness, Physical Training and Occupational Performance of Men and Women in the U.S. Army: A Review of Literature


Descriptive Note : Technical note


Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH INST OF ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE NATICK MA


Personal Author(s) : Sharp, Marilyn A


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a266297.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 26


Abstract : The majority of jobs available to personnel entering the U.S. Army are physically demanding. Soldiers must maintain high levels of physical fitness to optimally perform their duties. This report summarizes the research that has been conducted to compare the physical fitness, physical training and occupational performance of women and men in the U.S. Army.


Descriptors :   *PERFORMANCE(HUMAN) , *PHYSICAL FITNESS , *WOMEN , ARMY PERSONNEL , ARMY TRAINING


Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE