Accession Number:

AD1036079

Title:

Preventing Exertional Collapse and Death in Military Training

Descriptive Note:

Conference Paper

Corporate Author:

59th Medical Wing San Antonio United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2016-02-26

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

Learning Objectives 1. List the primary causes of recruit mortality in the U.S. armed forces. 2. Describe the impact of sickle cell trait on health outcomes in terms of relative and absolute risk. 3. Prioritize the response to a collapsed recruit based on the epidemiology and severity of potential causes.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE