The sickle cell trait in relation to the training and assignment of duties in the armed forces: IV. Considerations and recommendations.

@article{Diggs1984TheSC,
  title={The sickle cell trait in relation to the training and assignment of duties in the armed forces: IV. Considerations and recommendations.},
  author={Laura Diggs},
  journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine},
  year={1984},
  volume={55 6},
  pages={487-92}
}
  • Laura Diggs
  • Published 1984 in Aviation, space, and environmental medicine
The main purpose of the military services is the defense of the country and, at time of war, the maintenance of an aggressive, efficient, and effective offense. The prevention of sickness and disability and the preservation of the health and safety of all troops at all times is necessary, not only for the sake of individuals as individuals, but also for the sake of the successful completion of military missions in the best possible manner with minimal chance of failure. Recruits should be… CONTINUE READING