Accession Number : ADA477550


Title :   Air Force Operational Medicine: Using the Estimating Supplies Program to Develop Materiel Solutions for the Operational Clinical Requirements for the U.S. Air Force Otolaryngology Team (FFENT)


Descriptive Note : Technical document, Jan-Jul 2007


Corporate Author : NAVAL HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER SAN DIEGO CA


Personal Author(s) : Hopkins, Curt ; Nix, Ralph ; Konoske, Paula ; Pang, Gerry ; Hill, Martin ; Negus, Tracy ; Onofrio, Kathleen


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a477550.pdf


Report Date : 10 Oct 2007


Pagination or Media Count : 90


Abstract : The U.S. Air Force Medical Support Agency, Surgeon General Support Logistics Office, requested that the Naval Health Research Center (NHRC) conduct a proof of concept study to assess the validity and feasibility of using NHRC's medical modeling tool for the development and management of Air force medical Allowance Standards as a baseline for standardization throughout the armed services. The primary objective of this study was to provide the Air Force with the ability to validate the clinical requirements of the Otolaryngology Augmentation Team. the Air Force Allowance Standard addresses the equipment, medicines, consumable, and durables required for a 7-day period.


Descriptors :   *TEAMS(PERSONNEL) , *MILITARY MEDICINE , *MEDICAL PERSONNEL , *AIR FORCE OPERATIONS , MATERIEL , OPHTHALMOLOGY , NECK(ANATOMY) , NEUROBIOLOGY , ORAL HEALTH , HEAD(ANATOMY) , SURGERY , HOSPITALS , CLINICAL MEDICINE


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE