Risk factors for disability discharge in enlisted active duty Army soldiers

Amanda L. Piccirillo, M.P.H., Elizabeth R. Packnett, M.P.H., David N. Cowan, Ph.D., M.P.H., Michael R. Boivin, M.D., M.P.H. Disability and Health Journal, Vol. 9, Issue 2, p324–331 DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.dhjo.2015.11.005 Background The rate of permanent disability retirement in U.S. Army soldiers and the prevalence of combat-related disabilities have significantly increased over time. Prior research on risk […]

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An evaluation of health communication materials for individuals with disabilities developed by three state disability and health programs

Williams-Piehota P, Uhrig J, Doto JK, Anderson W, Williams P, Thierry JM. Disabil Health J. 2010 Jul;3(3):146-54. doi: 10.1016/j.dhjo.2009.08.002. Epub 2009 Nov 2. SOURCE:  RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA. BACKGROUND:  Health communication increasingly has been recognized as an important part of public health practice that can help raise awareness of potential health […]

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