Self-reported postwar injuries among Gulf War veterans.

  title={Self-reported postwar injuries among Gulf War veterans.},
  author={Craig S. Zwerling and James C. Torner and William Clarke and Margaret D. Voelker and Bradley N. Doebbeling and Drue H. Barrett and James A. Merchant and Robert Francis Woolson and David A Schwartz},
  journal={Public health reports},
  volume={115 4},
OBJECTIVE From September 1995 to May 1996, the authors conducted a telephone survey of Iowa military personnel who had served in the regular military or activated National Guard or Reserve during the Gulf War period. To assess the association between military service in a combat zone and subsequent traumatic injury requiring medical consultation, the authors analyzed veterans' interview responses. METHODS Using data from the larger survey, the authors compared rates of self-reported postwar… CONTINUE READING