Accession Number:

ADA496498

Title:

Medical Surveillance Monthly Report (MSMR). Volume 10, Number 2, April 2004

Descriptive Note:

Monthly rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMED FORCES HEALTH SURVEILLANCE CENTER SILVER SPRING MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2004-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

45.0

Abstract:

This report documents frequencies, rates, trends since 1993, and characteristics of hospitalizations of active component members of the US Armed Forces during 2003 as documented by standardized, automated records maintained in the Defense Medical Surveillance System. Specifically, this report summarizes hospitalizations of servicemembers in U.S. military hospitals Standard Inpatient Data Records SIDR since 1993 and in non-military hospitals Health Care Service Records HCSR since 1995 based on the first three digits of first listed primary discharge diagnoses International Classification of Diseases, 9th revision, clinical modifications. Records of hospitalizations not documented with automated records e.g., during deployments, field training exercises, shipboard are not included.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE