Medical Aspects of Biological Warfare
by Martha K. Lenhart, et al.
Publisher: Dept. of the Army 2008
Number of pages: 694
This book a vast compendium of nearly 600 pages detailing the history and current state of biological warfare, ranging from countermeasures to legal dimensions. This epic work is the most comprehensive and up-to-date medical text related to the use of countermeasures for biological agents in warfare and terrorism.
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by Terri Tanielian - RAND Corporation
This monograph focuses on post-traumatic stress disorder, major depression, and traumatic brain injury. Unlike the physical wounds of war, these conditions are often invisible to the eye, remaining invisible to society in general.
by Ronald F. Bellamy, et al. - Office of the Surgeon General
Conventional munitions will be a significant source of casualties regardless of the sophisticated weaponry. Ballistic, blast, and burn injuries will continue to demand the attention of the medical corps in order to provide the best possible care.
This text provides guidance to health care providers, allied medical personnel, and unit commanders and leaders to develop an evidence-based prevention program to protect military personnel from cold stress and associated adverse health effects.
by John W Williams, Jr, et al. - Department of Veterans Affairs
Since depressive and anxiety disorders share common features with PTSD, this report examines the efficacy of complementary and alternative medicine therapies for depressive and anxiety disorders as a means to detect treatments applicable to PTSD.