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Author Institute, Borden

Title Airborne Hazards Related to Deployment
Published Washington, D.C. : United States Dept. of Defense, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (653 pages)
Series Textbooks of Military Medicine ; v. 52
Textbooks of military medicine.
Contents Cover; Front Matter; Contents; Contributors; Additional Acknowledgments; Foreword by The Surgeon General; Preface; Prologue; Introduction; Section I: Airborne Exposures and Characterization; 1 Overview of Airborne Hazards in Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom, and Operation New Dawn; 2 Background of Deployment-Related Airborne Exposures of Interest and Use of Exposure Data in Environmental Epidemiology Studies; 3 Deployment to Al Anbar: A Seabee Battalion Surgeon's Perspective
15 The Problems With Constrictive Bronchiolitis: Histopathological and Radiological Perspectives16 Military Personnel With Postdeployment Dyspnea: Chronic Lung Disease and the Role of Surgical Lung Biopsy; 17 Evaluating the Effects of Airborne Hazards: A Clinical Perspective From the War Related Illness and Injury Study Center; 18 Experience With Emerging Lung Diseases From the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health; 19 Follow-up Medical Care of Service Members and Veterans: Case Reports-Usual and Unusual; 20 Veterans Affairs Symposium: Case Reports
21 Denver Veterans Affairs Medical Center Experience With Postdeployment Dyspnea Case Reports22 Discussion Summary: Methodological Considerations to Design a Pulmonary Case Series and a National, Broad-based Registry for Veterans of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom; Section IV: Health Communication and Outreach; 23 Risk Communication: An Essential Element of Effective Care; 24 Community-based Participatory Research: An Overview for Application in Department of Defense/Veterans Affairs Research; 25 Toxic-Embedded Fragments Registry: Lessons Learned
4 Pulmonary Response to Airborne Hazards: Interpreting Cases of Suspected Deployment-Related Lung Disease5 Future Improvement to Individual Exposure Characterization for Deployed Military Personnel; Section II: Population Surveillance; 6 Epidemiology of Airborne Hazards in the Deployed Environment; 7 Discussion Summary: Defining Health Outcomes in Epidemiological Investigations of Populations Deployed in Support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom; 8 Pulmonary Function Testing-Spirometry Testing for Population Surveillance
9 Discussion Summary: Recommendation for Surveillance Spirometry in Military Personnel10 Spirometry Monitoring and Prevention Using Spirola Software; Section III: Follow-up Medical Care of Service Members and Veterans; 11 Discussion Summary: Basic Diagnosis and Workup of Symptomatic Individuals; 12 Allergic Airway Disease and Deployment to the Middle East; 13 Follow-up Medical Care of Service Members and Veterans-Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing; 14 Value of Lung Biopsy in Workup of Symptomatic Individuals
Notes 26 Lessons Learned From Self-Selected Registries (Agent Orange)
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Author Baird, Coleen P.
Harkins, Deanna K.
ISBN 0160939038