Accession Number:

AD1047629

Title:

A Pilot Study to Test the Efficacy of Psychologically Based Physical Therapy Training for Treating Deployed U.S. Sailors and Marines with Musculoskeletal Injuries

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,30 Sep 2016,29 Sep 2017

Corporate Author:

New York University School of Medicine New York United States

Report Date:

2017-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this study is to demonstrate the effectiveness of a PBPT intervention for the prevention of disability in ADSM who sustain an MSI during deployment in support of combat operations on a carrier. This includes testing the feasibility of the implementation and documenting psychological risk factors aboard two carriers. We have successfully completed the training of the control carrier.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE