Accession Number:

ADA329691

Title:

Emerging Technologies for Nutrition Research.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES WASHINGTON DC COMMITTEE ON MILITARY NUTRITION R ESEARCH

Report Date:

1997-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

714.0

Abstract:

This publication, Emerging Technologies for Nutrition Research Potential for Assessing Military Performance Capability, is the latest in a series of reports based on workshops sponsored by the Committee on Military Nutrition Research CMNR of the Food and Nutrition Board FNB, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences. Other workshops or symposia have included such topics as food components to enhance performance nutritional needs in hot, cold, and high-altitude environments body composition and physical performance nutrition and physical performance cognitive testing methodology and fluid replacement and heat stress. These workshops form part of the response that the CMNR provides to the Commander, U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command, regarding issues brought to the committee through the Military Nutrition Division currently the Military Nutrition and Biochemical Division of the U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine USARIEM at Natick, Massachusetts.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Food, Food Service and Nutrition

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE