Accession Number:

ADA519657

Title:

Mathematical Modeling of Physical and Cognitive Performance Decrement from Mechanical and Inhalation Insults

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 1 Dec 2008-30 Nov 2009

Corporate Author:

L-3 COMMUNICATIONS SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2009-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

63.0

Abstract:

This report describes specific accomplishments of Task Area K Injury and Physiological Response to Blast, Blunt Trauma, and Inhaled Toxic Gases. Advances in mathematical modeling of injury and acute physiological response are described. Animal studies to determine critical model parameters and to collect data for validation of mathematical models are described. Advances in test instruments are also addressed. The report covers research conducted directly for the Military Operational Medicine Research Program and in collaboration with other civilian and military agencies.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Toxicology
  • Explosions

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE