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US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 16, No. 1, January 25, 1960 - Vol 17, No. 12 December 18, 1961
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by Zelma “Suzie” Coyle
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The entire collection consists of a mug, photographs, and papers from Zelma “Suzie” Coyle, who served as a nurse on the USS Haven (AH-12) hospital ship during the Korean War. Scanned and online here are instructions to medical officers upon joining the Haven, her letters home to her mother and her photographs. 72 items are available on this page, one of which is a listing of the photographs as a pdf file - "Coyle collection photo captions"
Topics: USS Haven (AH-12), hospital ship, Korean War, Nurse Corps, nursing, US Marine Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 42, No. 1, January 4, 1980 - Vol. 42, No. 16, August 1, 1980.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital on the Marine Corps base. If a page appears repeated, it is because a multi-page item on the page has been turned.
Topics: NH Camp Lejeune, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Expeditionary Resuscitative Surgical System (ERSS)
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Expeditionary Resuscitative Surgical System (ERSS)    09.23.2021 Video by Thomas Webster  Visual Information Directorate-NMLPDC     This video shows the capabilities of the Naval Expeditionary Medical Training Institute’s (NEMTI) Expeditionary Resuscitative Surgical System (ERSS) Training & Simulation course and of Navy Medicine’s ERSS Teams. Navy Medicine’s ERSS Teams are mobile medical units capable of saving lives and limbs in distributed maritime environments. For more...
Topics: training, military medicine
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Interview With Dr. Howard G. Bruenn, Cardiologist to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, conducted by Jan K. Herman, Historian, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Riverdale, NY, 31 January 1990. Herman says the transcript is edited down for publication.
Topics: Presidential health, Yalta, World War II, World War 2, cardiology, Franklin Roosevelt, USS Quincy,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 8, No. 1, January 1, 1949 - Vol. 8, No. 26, June 25, 1949.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
Navmed P-5021 FOREWORD ... III  KILLED IN ACTION .... 1  Medical Corps Officers ... 3  Dental Corps Officers ...4  Hospital Corps Officers ....5 Hospital Corps Enlisted .....5  DIED OF WOUNDS. ....24  Medical Corps Officers ..... 25  Hospital Corps Enlisted  ....25 KILLED OR DIED AS PRISONER OF WAR ....28  Medical Corps Officers . ....20  Dental Corps Officers .....29  Hospital Corps Officers .... 29 Hospital Corps Enlisted ....30  WOUNDED IN ACTION . 34 Medical Corps Officers .......
Topics: World War II, World War 2, Medal of Honor, Prisoners of War, POWs, Bronze Star, Navy Cross, Silver...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 44, No. 1, January 22, 1982 - Vol. 44, No. 24, December 24, 1982.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 15, No. 1, July 2, 1954 - Vol. 15, No. 26, December 24, 1954.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Korean War,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Korean War
The Manual of the Medical Department is issued in accordance with United States Navy Regulations. It contains detailed instructions and information pertaining to matters under the control of the Chief of the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery for the guidance of persons in the Naval Establishment. TABLE OF CONTENTS (from Change 9) Chapter 1- The Medical Department Section I. Functions of the Medical Department II. Organization of the Medical Department III. Organization of the Bureau of Medicine...
Topic: military medicine
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper, Vol. 23, No.1 , January 30, 1967 - Vol. 24, No. 12, December 16, 1968.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Forces, Vietnam
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Press kit of miscellaneous material including descriptions of ships, and operations. Includes: FACTS AND FIGURES ON THE MEKONG DELTA NAVY MOBILE BASE ARRIVES IN VIETNAM by Lt. T.S. Storck, USN PBRs THWART VIET CONG ON DELTA WATERWAYS By Lt. T.S. Storck OPERATION GAME WARDEN RIVER ASSAULT FLOTILLA ONE ASSAULT SUPPORT PATROL BOAT (ASPB) ARMORED TROOP CARRIER - (ATC) USS Askari (ARL-30) COMMAND AND COMMUNICATION BOAT - (CCB) Self Propelled Barracks Ship (APB) APL-26 SUPPORT LST (1156) CLASS U . S....
Topics: Vietnam War, river patrol boats, helicopter evacuation, Mobile Riverine Force, USS Askari (ARL-30),...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 10, No. 2, January 6, 1951 - Vol. 10, No. 27, June 30, 1951.
Topics: NH Oakland, My Friend Irma comic strip, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by Henry W. Hudson
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BY HENRY W. HUDSON Captain (MC) USNR TABLE OF CONTENTS "ABATU" ...3 H. M. S. AQUITANIA ...9 ADVANCE PARTY ...11 BEACH HILL CAMP, LONDONDERRY ...13 NAVY NURSES IN LONDON . ..17 THE ROYAL VICTORIA HOSPITAL, NETLEY, HANTS ...19 UNITED STATES NAVAL BASE HOSPITAL, No. 12 ..... 24 SNAG 56 AT NETLEY, HANTS, AS SEEN THROUGH THE EYES OF ONE NAVY NURSE ...27 PREPARATION AND PREVIEW ...37 CASUALTIES AND BUZZ BOMBS ...40 ADDENDA ....49 SNAG SHOTS  [ie photographs] ....77 
Topics: Base Hospital 12, Londonderry, Netley, World War 2, World War II
Scripted and produced by Jan Herman. "In late April and early May of 1975, the destroyer escort USS Kirk became a haven for refugees fleeing South Vietnam. Kirk's officers and enlisted personnel -- trained as warriors -- instantly transformed their man-of-war into a humanitarian assistance ship. Desperation and anguish gave way to reassurance as crew members fed their unexpected guests, dispensed medical care, diapered infants and provided hope to a dispirited people." PIN#806882
Topics: Vietnam War, USS Kirk, humanitarian assistance, helicopter, Richard Armitage, Paul Jacobs,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 20, No. 1, January 13, 1964 - Vol. 20, No. 12, December 18, 1964.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
Hospital newspaper Vol. 26, No. 1, January 1970 - Vol. 27, No. 12, December 1971.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 6, No. 26, July 4, 1947 - Vol. 6, No. 51, December 31, 1947.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, cartoons
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Vietnam War
NSA Station Hospital Danang, Vietnam Medical Officer's group photo taken 24 October 1969.  (CAPT Donald Custis would become the Navy Surgeon General and is seated in the front row, slightly to the left, with his hands crossed at his wrist.) Original is a print 8x10 b&w  
Topics: Vietnam War, U.S. Navy, Medical Corps, hospital
from the foreword This Catalog is issued under the authority of DoD Directive 5040.2, "Audiovisual Activities," July 23, 1979. It explains how to obtain and use copies of audiovisual (AV) productions produced and procured in support of formal training, education, management, and information objectives by all echelons within the Department of Defense. This Catalog applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), the Military Departments, the Organization of the Joint Chiefs of...
Topics: films, movies, US Army
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 30, No. 1, January 5, 1968 - Vol. 30, No. 22, December 20, 1968.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents   Number 1   Preface iii Notice to Contributors iv Special Articles: Symposium on Immersion Blast Injuries: Foreword to Symposium on Immersion Blast Injuries. By J.J. A. McMullin, Captain, Medical Corps, United States Navy 1 A. Immersion Blast Injuries. By Joseph Palrna, Lieutenant Commander, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, and J. J. Uldall, Lieutenant, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve 3 B. Surgical Report on Immersion Blast Injuries. By H. L. Pugh,...
Topic: World War II, venereal disease, sexually-transmitted dieseases, aviation medicine, submarine...
Hospital newspaper Vol. 34, No. 28, January 2, 1973 - Vol. 34, No. 52, December 14, 1973. This volume should have been #35, but was mis-numbered for the entire year. 1974 began with the correct volume 36
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Vietnam War,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. USS Tranquillity (AH-14)
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The U.S.S. TRANQILLITY, Officers and Crew welcome you. With the most modern and finest of Medical facilities, you shall soon be restored to health and happiness. To aid you during your days with us, this brief guide has been prepared.
Topics: Marine Corps, World War II, World War 2, USS Tranquillity (AH-14), hospital ship
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
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Naval Medical Center Portsmouth (NMCP) COVID-19 Literature Reports  Prepared by:   Tracy C. Shields, MSIS, AHIP (Ms.; she/her)  Naval Medical Center Portsmouth; Library Services, Reference Medical Librarian Purpose:   These reports, published every other week on Fridays, are curated collections of current research, evidence reviews, special reports, grey literature, and news regarding the COVID-19 pandemic that may be of interest to medical providers,  leadership, and decision makers....
Topics: covid-19, bibliography
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Army. Office of The Surgeon General. Borden Institute
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Contents Foreword by The Surgeon General xi Preface xiii Patient Flow in a Theater of Operations xv Medical Aftermath of the Persian Gulf War xvi 1. Overview: Defense Against the Effects of Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents 1 2. History of Chemical and Biological Warfare: An American Perspective 9 3. Historical Aspects of Medical Defense Against Chemical Warfare 87 4. The Chemical Warfare Threat and the Military Healthcare Provider 111 5. Nerve Agents 129 6. Pretreatment for Nerve Agent...
Topics: Medicine, Military, Chemical warfare, Biological warfare, Sidell, Frederick R., Takafuji, Ernest...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. DEPARTMENTS OF THE ARMY, THE NAVY, AND THE AIR FORCE
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TB MED 530/NAVMED P-5010-1/AFMAN 48-147_IP The purpose of this publication is to establish standardized military food safety standards, criteria, procedures, and roles for the sanitary control and surveillance of food to mitigate risk factors known to cause foodborne illness.
Topics: food safety, military medicine
Hospital newspaper Vol. 21, No. 1, January 2, 1959 - Vol. 21, No. 26, December 18, 1959.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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by André Sobocinski U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Since 1971, Force Master Chiefs of BUMED have served as senior enlisted advisors for Navy Surgeons General, and the voice for some 26,000 active and reserve Hospital Corpsmen in the Navy on matters relating to the welfare, health, job satisfaction, retention, morale, utilization, and training. Although it is easy to acknowledge the necessity of the role, the Hospital Corps was already 72 years old when the position of the “Force”...
Topics: Navy Medicine, Surface Warfare, Hospital Corpsman, Fleet Marine Force, Hospital Corpsmen, Force...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Army. Office of The Surgeon General. Borden Institute
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Specialty Editors RICHARD I. WALKER T. JAN CERVENY Front Matter Foreword Preface Introduction 1. Nuclear Events and Their Consequences 2. Acute Radiation Syndrome in Humans 3. Triage and Treatment of Radiation-Injured Mass Casualties 4. Treatment of Internal Radionuclide Contamination 5. Infectious Complications of Radiation Injury 6. Biological Assessment of Radiation Damage 7. Behavioral and Neurophysiological Changes with Exposure to Ionizing Radiation 8. Psychological Factors in Nuclear...
Topics: Radiation-Physiological effect, Nuclear weapons- Physiological effect
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 40, No. 3, February 3, 1978 - Vol. 40, No. 22, November 17, 1978.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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By Capt. Judith Epstein, MC, Clinical Director of the Malaria Vaccine Program at Naval Medical Research Command Editor’s Note. As Clinical Director of the Malaria Vaccine Program at Naval Medical Research Command (NMRC), Capt. Judith Epstein, MC, has been leading the Navy’s effort to eradicate a disease that annually endangers half the world’s population. Dr. Epstein’s journey to the world of clinical research is as fascinating as it is unexpected. Long before she first donned a white...
Topics: Navy Medicine Live Blog, malaria, Naval Medical Research Command, oral history
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital on the Marine Corps base. If a page appears repeated, it is because an there is a multipage item that has been turned.
Topics: U.S. Marine Corps, NH Camp Lejeune, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 10, No. 1, January 11, 1954- Vol. 11, No.24, December 23, 1955.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
Hospital newspaper Vol. 1, No. 1, November 17, 1989 - Vol. 1, No. 3, December 19, 1989 and Vol. 2, No. 1 January 5, 1990 - Vol. 2, No. 19, December 21, 1990.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 5, No. 27, July 6, 1946 - Vol. 5, No. 52, December 24, 1946.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, World War II,...
Dietrich E. Beischer and Alfred R. Fregly PREFACE Since man has actually accomplished the historical task of ballistic flight (Alan Shepard, May 5, 1961, and Gus Grissom, July 21, 1961), and of orbital flight (Yuri Gagarin, April 12, 1961, and Gherman Titov, August 6, 1961), a compilation of events which have contributed to these brilliant feats is considered essential. Achievements in this field reflect numerous scientific efforts of many disciplines within the biological community. It appears...
Topics: Aviation Medicine, space, Office of Naval Research
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. NAVAL HISTORY DIVISION. SHIPS' HISTORIES SECTION
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World War II history of the hospital ship, which was built and went into service in the 1920s.
Topics: USS Relief (AH-1), hospital ship, World War II, World War 2, USS Franklin, kamikaze, USS Randolph,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 34, No. 1, January 4, 1972 - Vol. 34, No. 27, December 29, 1972.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. National Naval Medical Center
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POLAR MANUAL: ARCTIC AND ANTARCTIC LIVING CONDITIONS, PERSONNEL SELECTION, HYGIENE AND SANITATION, CLOTHING, NUTRITION, SUPPLIES, AND EQUIPMENT, VISUAL DISABILITIES AND COLD INJURIES, FIRST AID, SAFETY, AND SURVIVAL by Captain E. E . Hedblom, MC, USN USNAS Whidbey Island, Washington "The original edition of the POLAR MANUAL was prepared by the Department of Cold Weather Medicine of the U. S. Naval Medical School as a guide for personnel whose work would take them to the frigid areas of the...
Topics: Operation Deep Freeze, Antarctica
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Naval Hospital Yokosuka
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The Consolidated Zone Assesment Report (CoZAR) Pocket Guide The CoZAR Pocket Guide is a tool to assist leadership in common items of continuous improvement for patient and staff safety.
Topics: NH Yokosuka, patient safety
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Air Force. Office of the Surgeon General
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AIR FORCE MANUAL  NUMBER 161-1  Aerospace and Preventive Medicine FLIGHT SURGEON'S MANUAL 17 January 1962 The purpose of this manual is to act as a guide and a reference for the Flight Surgeon in the performance of his duties. It combines engineering and aeronautical facts with medical knowledge to provide the basic information encompassing the very specialized field of Aerospace Medicine. CONTENTS The Aircrew Effectiveness Progr am   Effects of Decreased Partial Pressure of Oxygen On...
Topics: military medicine, aviation medicine, aerospace medicine, space
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 14, No. 1, January 9, 1954 - Vol. 14, No. 25, June 25, 1954.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Korean War,...
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by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 21, No. 1, January 21, 1965 -  Vol. 21, No. 12, December 20, 1965.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Orlando, Florida, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps
DIRECTOR’S MESSAGE A Message from the Nurse Corps Director Cynthia Kuehner, RDML, NC, USN Farewell Remarks: A Message from the Executive Director Mary Riggs, RADM, NC, USN NAVAL MEDICAL FORCES PACIFIC John Volk CAPT, NC, USN NMFP Chief Nursing Officer Reserve Affairs Officer Kelley Fox CAPT, NC, USN Reserve Affairs Officer Nurse Corps Personnel Planner Kevan M. Mellendick LCDR, MSC, USN Meet the New Policy and Practice Assistant Director Jill Maldarelli-Drey CAPT, NC, USN Policy and Practice...
Topics: Nurse Corps, mental health
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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By Douglas H Stutz, Naval Hospital Bremerton Public Affairs. "Not being a flexible person, yoga got me all bent out of shape attempting to keep up with one of Naval Hospital Bremerton’s more popular weekly classes."
Topics: yoga, NH Bremerton, Navy Medicine Live Blog
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by US Army Medical Department Center and School. Borden Institute
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Contents Contributors xi Peer Reviewers xvii Foreword by The Surgeon General xxi Preface xxiii 1. Historical Overview: From Poisoned Darts to Pan-Hazard Preparedness 1 George W. Christopher, Daniel M. Gerstein, Edward M. Eitzen, and James W. Marting 2. Epidemiology of Biowarfare and Bioterrorism 37 Zygmunt F. Dembek, Julie A. Pavlin, Martina Siwek, and Mark G. Kortepeter 3. Food, Waterborne, and Agricultural Diseases 71 Zygmunt F. Dembek, and Edwin L. Anderson 4. Consequence Management: The...
Topics: Bioterrorism--prevention & control, Communicable Disease Control--methods, Military...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 18, No. 1, January 4, 1957 - Vol. 19, No. 26, December 20, 1956.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Shirley Temple
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents   Number 1   PREFACE iii NOTICE TO CONTRIBUTORS iv SPECIAL ARTICLES The Modern Treatment of Progressive Deafness— Clifford A. Swanson and Adrian J. Delaney 1 Liver Abscess — Thomas G. Hays, Robert B. Brown, and Ellwood W. Godfrey. 7 Hepatic Amebiasis— Harold J. F. Kullman and Howard Golden 22 Ion Transfer of Penicillin ; Efficacy of Penicillin Iontophoresis in Treatment of Chancroidal Ulcers— Armand J. Pereyra 40 Decortication of the Lung in Organizing Hemothorax and...
Topic: World War II, antibiotics, peniciilin, dentistry, anesthesia, Prisoners of War, POWs, venereal...
Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Orlando, Florida, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
Hospital newspaper Vol. 6, No. 1, January 11, 1947 - Vol. 6, No. 25, June 28, 1947.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, cartoons
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Vita R. West Martin G. Every James F. Parker, Jr. BioTechnology, Inc. Prepared under Contract N00156-71-C-0779 Naval Air Engineering Center TABLE OF CONTENTS Aerospace Physiology Program: History of the Naval Aerospace Physiology Program The Naval Aerospace Physiologist Physiological Functioning in the Aerospace Environment: Flight Operations The Pressure Environment Acceleration Vibration Noise Environment Visual Environment Thermal Environment Special Stresses in Flight Operations Physical...
Topics: aviation medicine, aerospace medicine, films, movies, flying, airplanes
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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NAVMED P-5132
Topic: BUMED
by R.P. Burke 1. Reference (a) directed me to inquire into the communications, decisions and actions that took place within the Navy chain of command related to the following matters: a. Planning and execution of the Da Nang, Vietnam port visit. b. Transit of USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) to Guam, including air movements during transit and planning for the ship's arrival and provisions for the crew. c. Actions following arrival of USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) to Guam, including movement of...
Topics: coronavirus, covid-19, USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Regional Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 43, No. 1, January 16, 1981 - Vol. 43, No. 25, December 18, 1981.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE. OFFICE OF ARMED FORCES INFORMATION AND EDUCATION
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DOD PAM 1-14 DA PAM 355-120 NAVPERS 92622 AFP 34-11-2 NAVMC 2505 A Manual of United States and Foreign Armed Forces Uniforms, Insignia, and Organization The manual of Military Uniforms is being published in installments as material on various foreign countries becomes available. This loose leaf booklet permits alphabetical arrangement of countries or any other arrangement that is desired . All information concerning the uniforms, insignia, and description of the Armed Forces of each country has...
Topics: uniforms, Nurse Corps
NAVMED P-5014  Key to duty-station abbreviations: AFIP--Armed Forces Institute of Pathology AFPCB--Armed Forces Pest Control Board ASMRG--Armed Services Medical Regulating Office AFRRI--Armed Forces Radiobiological Research Institute, NNMC, Bethesda, Md. BUMED--Bureau. of Medicine and Surgery BUPERS--Bureau of Naval Personnel BUWEPS--Bureau of Weapons DASA--Defense Atomic Support Agency DASA(H&M) Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Health & Medical) EDU--Experimental Diving Unit...
Topics: military medicine, Medical Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by US Army Medical Department Center and School. Borden Institute
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Contents Introduction ix 1. Nerve Agents 1 2. Vesicants 19 3. Cyanide 29 4. Lung-Damaging Agents and Toxic Industrial Chemicals 33 5. Riot-Control Agents 43 6. Incapacitating Agents 49 7. Biological Agents 53 8. Toxins 67 9. Field Management and Triage of Contaminated Casualties on the Integrated Battlefield 71 10. Patient Decontamination Station: Planning, Setup, and Operation 81 11. Individual Protective Equipment 131 12. Military Working Dogs in Contaminated Environments 149 Appendices 175...
Topics: Chemical Warfare Agents, Biological Warfare Agents, Decontamination--methods, Military...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Naval Hospital Great Lakes.
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HOSPITAL CORPSMAN AWARDED SILVER STAR by Navy Journalist Third Class Alan J. Fishleder Release Number 29-69 February 14, 1969 "You cannot imagine the yellow flames. The sky was filled with fragments," said Navy Hospital Corpsman Third Class Douglas L. Wean as he began to describe the events leading to his earning the Silver Star Medal, the nation's fourth highest heroism medal. Wean, the 20-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles R. Wean Sr., 206 N. Wesley, Mount Morris, was awarded the...
Topics: Silver Star, Vietnam War, Hospital Corps, US Marine Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center
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HPW Health Observance 4 July is SAFETY MONTH Sports Injury Prevention - Basketball 4 Summer Safety and Injury Prevention Fact Sheet Series 5 Tainted Products Marketed as Dietary Supplements 5 Health Promotion News and Resources 6 Summer Is the Perfect Time to Remember Food Safety Recommendations 6 Navy Soon to Release NEW Navy Fitness Suit 7 MISCONCEPTION: If I Make the Choice to Use e-cigarettes, I am Only Harming Myself 7 Department of Defense Warrior Games Debuts Anthemic Video 8 Training...
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Story by André Sobocinski On April 9, 2021, at a ceremony held at the Walter Reed Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) in Bethesda, Md., Capt. Gerard “Jay” Woelkers, MSC, USN, retired after 39 years in the Navy. The commanding officer of Bethesda’s Naval Medical Readiness and Training Command (NMRTC) since May 2019, Woelkers began his career in 1982. You could say joining the Navy was an easy choice for Woelkers. Growing up in a large family in Detroit, Mich., he was surrounded by numerous...
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US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
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Table of Contents   Number 1   PREFACE V NOTICE TO SERVICE CONTRIBUTORS VI SPECIAL ARTICLES: ANTHROPOMETRIC STUDY AT ANNAPOLIS. By Lieutenant L. B. Solhaug, Medical Corps, U. S. N 1 Medical and Hygienic Aspects of Submarine Service. By Lieutenant Commander E. W. Brown, Medical Corps, U. S. N 8 Report on Facial and Jaw Injuries. By Lieutenant Commander L. W. Johnson, Medical Corps, U. S. N 17 Military Orthopedic Hospitals in the British Isles. By Lieutenant R. Hammond. Medical Corps, U. S. N....
Topics: military medicine, malaria, venereal disease, sexually-transmitted disease, World War I,...
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Hospitals newspaper Vol. 2, No. 4, March 13, 1986 - Vol. 2, No. 23, December 18, 1987.
Topics: Hospital Corps, USNH Mercy (TAH-19), hospital ship,, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical...
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1-page biography of Chief, Medical Corps, Assistant Chief, Operational Medicine and Fleet Support
Topics: Medical Corps, radiology, NH Newport, NH Long Beach, NMC Oakland
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Prepared By:   Tracy C. Shields, MSIS, AHIP (Ms.; she/her)  Naval Medical Center Portsmouth; Library Services, Reference Medical Librarian Purpose:   These reports are curated collections of current research, special reports, and news regarding the COVID-19 pandemic that may be of interest to medical providers, leadership, and decision makers.  Disclaimer:   I am not a medical professional. This document is current as of the date noted above. While I make every effort to find and...
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Director’s Message: TriService Nursing Research Tina Davidson, RDML, NC Director, Navy Nurse Corps Jointness: What does it mean to you? Mary Riggs, RADM, NC Deputy Director Reserve Component Senior Nurse Executive, Navy Medicine East Jamie Wise, CAPT, NC 2nd Annual Nurse Corps Specialty Leader Symposium Kayla Downs, LTJG, NC Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Perspectives and Lessons Learned from the Nurse Interns Specialty Leader Update: Nursing Research (1900D) Virginia Blackman,...
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital on the Marine Corps base. If a page appears repeated, it is because an there is a multipage item that has been turned.
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital on the Marine Corps base.
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital on the Marine Corps base. If a page appears repeated, it is because a multi-page item on the page has been turned. One page of photographs relates to Desert Storm.
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GAO-21-337 Fast Facts DOD's more than 73,000 enlisted medical personnel serve in roles ranging from paramedics to imaging technicians, and must be ready to use their wartime medical skills to care for injured and ill servicemembers. However, DOD could do more to define, track, and assess wartime medical skills. For example, the Army does not consistently track skills training in its official system, and none of the services have developed targets for training completion. As a result, DOD lacks...
Topics: Hospital Corps, medics, medical evacuation
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
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Graphic developed by Navy Medicine Women's Health to answer questions related to fertility and the COVID-19 vaccine. Date Taken: 03.23.2021 Date Posted: 03.23.2021 17:40 Photo ID: 6568179 VIRIN: 210323-N-ZZ999-301 Resolution: 1700x2167 Size: 554.54 KB Location: US BUMED #21-0003-501
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