Accession Number:

ADA618641

Title:

Injury Prevention and Performance Enhancement in 101st Airbourne Soldiers

Descriptive Note:

Annual rept. 24 Jan 2011-23 Jan 2012

Corporate Author:

PITTSBURGH UNIV PA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2012-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

70.0

Abstract:

Specific Aim 1 will evaluate the efficacy of the Eagle Tactical Athlete Program ETAP to mitigate unintentional musculoskeletal injuries. Specific Aim 2 will evaluate the efficacy of ETAP, as delivered by NCOICS certified instructors, to improve laboratory, performance, and APFT testing. Specific Aim 3 will prospectively identify risk factors for unintentional musculoskeletal injuries in the 101st Airborne Division Air Assault Soldier.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE