Accession Number : ADA556198


Title :   Proceedings of the 2011 AFMS Medical Research Symposium. Volume 5. Operational Medicine (In-Garrison Care) Track


Descriptive Note : Conference proceedings


Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SURGEON GENERAL (AIR FORCE) FALLS CHURCH VA


Personal Author(s) : Shireman, Cherri ; Roberts, Welford C


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a556198.pdf


Report Date : Feb 2012


Pagination or Media Count : 171


Abstract : The U.S. Air Force Medical Service presented the sixth annual Air Force Medical Research Symposium coordinated by the Air Force Medical Support Agency's Research and Development Division (AFMSA/SGRS). The symposium was held 2-4 August 2011 at the Gaylord National Hotel & Convention Center, National Harbor, MD. The symposium featured two half-days of plenary sessions, one and a half days of scientific presentations, and a poster session. It was organized into five tracks to include: Operational Medicine (In-Garrison Care), Enroute Care and Expeditionary Medicine, Force Health Protection, Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and Psychological Health, and Healthcare Informatics. These proceedings are organized into six volumes to include one that provides a general overview and all presentation and poster abstracts; the other five each address a specific track. Volume 5 contains abstracts and presentation slides for the Operational Medicine (In-Garrison Care) Track.


Descriptors :   *AIR FORCE RESEARCH , *MEDICAL RESEARCH , *MEDICAL SERVICES , *MILITARY MEDICINE , ABSTRACTS , AIR FORCE , BRAIN , DIABETES , HEALTH , HYPERTENSION , MEDICINE , MENTAL HEALTH , MILITARY PERSONNEL , OBESITY , OPERATIONAL READINESS , PROTECTION , SYMPOSIA , TOXICITY , TRAINING , TRAUMA , WOUNDS AND INJURIES


Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE