Accession Number:

ADA509945

Title:

Weight Measurements and Standards for Soldiers

Descriptive Note:

Final addendum rept. 15 Sep 2008-14 Sep 2009

Corporate Author:

PENNINGTON BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH CENTER BATON ROUGE LA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

16.0

Abstract:

The purpose of this three-year study is to 1 implement a computerized database to track the fatness and physical performance of Reservists assigned to the 94th RRC and 804th Medical Brigade, 2 provide the 94th RRC and 804th Medical Brigade with an environmentalinternet-based intervention to increase health risk communication and promote healthy body weightfatness and physical performance, 3 monitor the fatness and physical performance of the Reservists for two years following a one-year baseline period to evaluate the efficacy of the intervention, and 4 evaluate consumer satisfaction with the intervention.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE