Accession Number:

ADA488438

Title:

Comparison of Combat Casualty Statistics Among US Armed Forces During OEF/OIF

Descriptive Note:

Briefing charts

Corporate Author:

NAVAL HEALTH RESEARCH CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Report Date:

2007-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

Combat casualty statistics provide important information for use in the prevention, treatment, and estimation of casualties The case fatality rate CFR which describes the casualties who have died among all wounded The percentage of casualties killed in action KIA which describes immediate deaths among all seriously wounded. The percentage of casualties who died of wounds DOW following admission to a medical facility among all seriously wounded.

Subject Categories:

  • Weapons Effects (Biological)
  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE