Accession Number:

AD1095240

Title:

Late-Life Consequences of TBI and Military Service: A Population-Based Study

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report,30 Sep 2018,29 Sep 2019

Corporate Author:

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai New York United States

Report Date:

2019-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

26.0

Abstract:

The goal of this interdisciplinary project is to comprehensively examinethe chronic health consequences of TBI and military service by leveragingextensive existing data resources from a well-defined large-scalepopulation-based longitudinal cohort study of veterans and civilians, theAdult Changes in Thought ACT study. In preparation for this proposal, weimplemented an expanded TBI and military service questionnaire tocharacterize lifetime history of TBI and other head trauma exposures,duration and branches of military service, rank, and combat exposure. Wehave not been able to use these new data on military service or TBI historyin any prior analyses.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE