Accession Number:

AD0735387

Title:

Nutrition Survey of Two Consecutive Training Cycles of the Airborne Training BN, CO. 'G', Fort Benning, Georgia, October-November 1953

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH AND NUTRITION LAB DENVER CO

Report Date:

1955-05-23

Pagination or Media Count:

63.0

Abstract:

The primary purpose of this survey was to determine a the total food consumption from all sources by these trainees, b the nutrient composition and the nutritional adequacy of the ration, c the nutritional status of the troops and d the energy balance of the troops. The study also included a comparison of the various methods of computing food consumption and food losses.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE