Accession Number:

ADA496655

Title:

Medical Surveillance Monthly Report (MSMR). Volume 12, Number 3, April 2006

Descriptive Note:

Monthly rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMED FORCES HEALTH SURVEILLANCE CENTER SILVER SPRING MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2006-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

49.0

Abstract:

This report documents frequencies, rates, and characteristics of hospitalizations of active component members of the U.S. Armed Forces during calendar year 2005 as documented by standardized, automated records maintained in the Defense Medical Surveillance System. The report includes hospitalizations of service members in U.S. military and non-military contracted care hospitals since 1994 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:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE