VHA Health Care in Response to a New Generation of Female Veterans
Mattocks, Kristin M.
UMass Chan AffiliationsDepartment of Quantitative Health Sciences
Document TypeBook Chapter
KeywordsMilitary & Strategic Studies
War & Conflict Studies
Military and Veterans Studies
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AbstractThis book surveys critical aspects of modern military health care in the US and various other Western countries with troops in Iraq and Afghanistan. This book covers health care issues prior to deployment, such as screening for mental health, evaluating long-term consequences of exposure to military service, and provision of insurance; care during a conflict, primarily battlefield clinics, battlefield trauma care, and evacuation procedures; and post- combat care, including serious war injuries, psychiatric, and long-term care. Bringing together research from a wide range of contributors, the volume provides readers with an extensive, up-to-date source of information on military medicine.
Kimerling R, Haskell S, Maguen S, Mattocks K, Garrett-Ray S, Veet L, McCutcheon S. VHA Health Care in Response to a New Generation of Female Veterans. Amara J, Hendricks A (Eds). Military health care: From pre-deployment to post- separation. Abingdon: Routledge, 2013.
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