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Combat duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, mental health problems and barriers to care.
TLDR
The findings indicate that among the study groups there was a significant risk of mental health problems and that the subjects reported important barriers to receiving mental health services, particularly the perception of stigma among those most in need of such care.
Combat duty in Iraq and Afghanistan, mental health problems, and barriers to care.
TLDR
It is indicated that among the study groups there was a significant risk of mental health problems and that the subjects reported important barriers to receiving mental health services, particularly the perception of stigma among those most in need of such care.
Combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder: a case report using virtual reality graded exposure therapy with physiological monitoring with a female Seabee.
In this report we describe virtual reality graded exposure therapy (VRGET) for the treatment of combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). In addition, we summarize the outcomes of a case
Family-Centered Preventive Intervention for Military Families: Implications for Implementation Science
TLDR
FOCUS, an eight-session family-centered intervention for families facing the impact of wartime deployments, was disseminated through a large-scale demonstration project funded by the United States Bureau of Navy Medicine and Surgery (BUMED) beginning in 2008 and expanding to 14 installations by 2010.
Reality Graded Exposure Therapy with Physiological Monitoring for the Treatment of Combat Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: A Pilot Study
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An Office of Naval Research funded pilot study investigated the use of Virtual Reality Graded Exposure Therapy (VR-GET) study with participants who had been diagnosed with PTSD following their combat deployments, and a significant reduction in PTSD symptoms severity was noted.
"Tip of the spear" physical therapy during a 6-month deployment to the Persian Gulf: a preliminary report.
TLDR
Having physical therapy personnel onboard the USS Carl Vinson resulted in fewer patient visits to sick call for musculoskeletal problems and fewer evacuations compared with other similar carrier deployments.
Cost Effectiveness of Virtual Reality Graded Exposure Therapy with Physiological Monitoring for the Treatment of Combat Related Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
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The outcomes of a VRGET pilot study with 12 participants who completed one to multiple combat tours in support of the War on Terrorism and who were subsequently diagnosed with combat-related PTSD are summarized.
Combat stress, combat fatigue, and psychiatric disability in aircrew.
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This paper reviews and summarizes the literature regarding aeromedical aspects of combat stress reactions, and suggests appropriate intervention using the basic principles of proximity, immediacy, and expectancy are crucial in reducing these casualties and returning aviation personnel to combat duty.
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