Accession Number:

ADA574005

Title:

Combat, Sexual Assault, and Post-Traumatic Stress in OIF/OEF Military Women

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jul 2008-31 Dec 2012

Corporate Author:

IOWA CITY VA MEDICAL CENTER IA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2013-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

The research addresses DoD and DVA health care delivery needs of two priority populations women exposed to combat, and women sexually assaulted during military. There is a limited understanding of the complex relationship between these traumatic exposures and womens health outcomes, such as post-traumatic stress disorder PTSD and traumatic brain injury TBI and with their subsequent health service use or barriers to care.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Stress Physiology
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE