Accession Number : ADA266413


Title :   Sustaining Soldier Health and Performance in the Former Republic of Yugoslavia. Guidance for Small Unit Leaders


Descriptive Note : Technical note


Corporate Author : ARMY RESEARCH INST OF ENVIRONMENTAL MEDICINE NATICK MA


Personal Author(s) : Jones, B H ; Rock, P B ; Sawka, M N ; Modrow, H E ; Lindsay, G C


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a266413.pdf


Report Date : Jun 1993


Pagination or Media Count : 76


Abstract : This technical note is intended as a guide and reference for U.S. military small unit commanders and NCOs who are preparing soldiers, sailors or airmen for deployment duty in the Former Republic of Yugoslavia (FRY). The pocket-sized book includes pointers for sustainment of health and performance throughout predeployment, deployment, operations and redeployment. It addresses a broad range of important health issues, including information on avoiding infectious disease hazards and hygiene, plant, animal and insect hazards, environmental illness risks, occupational and operational hazards, and nutrition guidance.... Yugoslavia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Serbia, Slovenia, Deployment stresses, Infectious diseases, Military health hazards, Environmental health risks, Military operational hazards


Descriptors :   *MILITARY PERSONNEL , *INFECTIOUS DISEASES , *YUGOSLAVIA , STRESSES , DEPLOYMENT , HAZARDS , HEALTH , OPERATION , BOOKS , MILITARY HYGIENE , INSECTS , HYGIENE , NUTRITION , GUIDANCE , ANIMALS , DISEASES , NAVAL PERSONNEL , RISK , MILITARY OPERATIONS


Subject Categories : Personnel Management and Labor Relations
      Medicine and Medical Research
      Geography
      Military Operations, Strategy and Tactics


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE