Accession Number : ADA500639


Title :   Musculoskeletal Health and Injury Prevention


Descriptive Note : Briefing charts


Corporate Author : UNIFORMED SERVICES UNIV OF THE HEALTH SCIENCES BETHESDA MD DEPT OF MILITARY AND EMERGENCY MEDICINE


Personal Author(s) : O'Connor, Francis G ; Deuster, Patricia A


Full Text : http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a500639.pdf


Report Date : 01 Jul 2008


Pagination or Media Count : 29


Abstract : The objectives of this briefing are: *Describe common training-related musculoskeletal injuries. *Identify musculoskeletal injury prevention strategies. *Discuss strategies for optimizing musculoskeletal health.


Descriptors :   *MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM , *WOUNDS AND INJURIES , STRENGTH(PHYSIOLOGY) , MILITARY TRAINING , ENDURANCE(PHYSIOLOGY) , PAIN , NUTRITION , PREVENTION , EXERCISE(PHYSIOLOGY) , COMBAT READINESS , COST ANALYSIS , PHYSICAL FITNESS


Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Stress Physiology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE