The Burden of Frailty Among U.S. Veterans and Its Association With Mortality, 2002–2012

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Dose of Exercise Therapy Among Active Duty Soldiers With Chronic Pain Is Associated With Lower Risk of Long-Term Adverse Outcomes After Linking to the Veterans Health Administration

The objective of this study was to determine if exercise therapy received in the MHS among soldiers with chronic pain is associated with long-term adverse outcomes after military separation and …

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Dose of Exercise Therapy Among Active Duty [US] Soldiers with Chronic Pain Is Associated with Lower Risk of Long-Term Adverse Outcomes After Linking to the Veterans Health Administration

This study sought to understand the effect of exercise therapy received during military service in soldiers with chronic pain. The medical records of soldiers who had received exercise therapy were …

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E-Cigarette Use and Perceptions Among Veterans Receiving Outpatient Treatment in Veterans Affairs Substance Use and Mental Health Clinics

This study investigated risk perceptions and attitudes toward e-cigarettes in military veterans with mental health conditions. 98 US veterans completed a survey on smoking and health. The study found that most …

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Development of Predictive Informatics Tool Using Electronic Health Records to Inform Personalized Evidence-Based Pressure Injury Management for Veterans with Spinal Cord Injury.

This article details the development of an informatics tool that provides a basis for personalized pressure injury (PrI) risk management for veterans following Spinal Cord Injury (SCI). Using this tool …

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Peripheral arterial disease in Scottish military veterans: a retrospective cohort study of 57 000 veterans and 173 000 matched non-veterans (Scotland)

While traumatic limb loss in military personnel is widely known, the threat posed by peripheral arterial disease (PAD) in those who have served is less well recognised. This paper explores …

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Risk Factors for Serious Prescription Opioid-Induced Respiratory Depression or Overdose : Comparison of Commercially Insured and Veterans Health Affairs Populations

This article aims to examine the risk factors associated with overdose or opioid-induced respiratory depression amongst medical users of prescription opioids and to compare risk factors between a commercially insured …

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Self-harm in the UK Military

This article aimed to establish the overall prevalence of self-harm within the UK regular and reserve forces.

Risk-taking Behaviours among UK Military Reservists

This study aimed to investigate the prevalence of risk-taking behaviours among UK reservists. The risk-taking behaviours of reservists mirrored those of regulars which included post-deployment hazardous drinking and risky driving.

Aggressive and Violent Behavior Among Military Personnel Deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan: Prevalence and Link With Deployment and Combat Exposure

This systematic review and meta-analyses were conducted on studies into aggressive and violent behavior, as well as of violent offenses and convictions, among military personnel, following deployment to Iraq and/or …

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Early Service Leavers: a study of the factors associated with premature separation from the UK Armed Forces and the mental health of those that leave early

This study aims to identify characteristics and mental health conditions associated with being an early Service leaver (ESL). This research investigates notions that being an ESL is associated with younger age, …

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