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by R.P. Burke 1. Reference (a) directed me to inquire into the communications, decisions and actions that took place within the Navy chain of command related to the following matters: a. Planning and execution of the Da Nang, Vietnam port visit. b. Transit of USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) to Guam, including air movements during transit and planning for the ship's arrival and provisions for the crew. c. Actions following arrival of USS THEODORE ROOSEVELT (CVN 71) to Guam, including movement of...
Topics: coronavirus, covid-19, USS Theodore Roosevelt (CVN 71)
NSA Station Hospital Danang, Vietnam Medical Officer's group photo taken 24 October 1969.  (CAPT Donald Custis would become the Navy Surgeon General and is seated in the front row, slightly to the left, with his hands crossed at his wrist.) Original is a print 8x10 b&w  
Topics: Vietnam War, U.S. Navy, Medical Corps, hospital
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Korean War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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by André Sobocinski U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Since 1971, Force Master Chiefs of BUMED have served as senior enlisted advisors for Navy Surgeons General, and the voice for some 26,000 active and reserve Hospital Corpsmen in the Navy on matters relating to the welfare, health, job satisfaction, retention, morale, utilization, and training. Although it is easy to acknowledge the necessity of the role, the Hospital Corps was already 72 years old when the position of the “Force”...
Topics: Navy Medicine, Surface Warfare, Hospital Corpsman, Fleet Marine Force, Hospital Corpsmen, Force...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. National Naval Medical Center
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POLAR MANUAL: ARCTIC AND ANTARCTIC LIVING CONDITIONS, PERSONNEL SELECTION, HYGIENE AND SANITATION, CLOTHING, NUTRITION, SUPPLIES, AND EQUIPMENT, VISUAL DISABILITIES AND COLD INJURIES, FIRST AID, SAFETY, AND SURVIVAL by Captain E. E . Hedblom, MC, USN USNAS Whidbey Island, Washington "The original edition of the POLAR MANUAL was prepared by the Department of Cold Weather Medicine of the U. S. Naval Medical School as a guide for personnel whose work would take them to the frigid areas of the...
Topics: Operation Deep Freeze, Antarctica
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 10, No. 2, January 6, 1951 - Vol. 10, No. 27, June 30, 1951.
Topics: NH Oakland, My Friend Irma comic strip, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings  from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, artificial...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Vita R. West Martin G. Every James F. Parker, Jr. BioTechnology, Inc. Prepared under Contract N00156-71-C-0779 Naval Air Engineering Center TABLE OF CONTENTS Aerospace Physiology Program: History of the Naval Aerospace Physiology Program The Naval Aerospace Physiologist Physiological Functioning in the Aerospace Environment: Flight Operations The Pressure Environment Acceleration Vibration Noise Environment Visual Environment Thermal Environment Special Stresses in Flight Operations Physical...
Topics: aviation medicine, aerospace medicine, films, movies, flying, airplanes
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital on the Marine Corps base. If a page appears repeated, it is because a multi-page item on the page has been turned.
Topics: NH Camp Lejeune, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Christmas dinner men.
Topics: Christmas, NH Oakland, food, menu
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 14, No. 1, January 27,1958 - Vol. 15, No. 12, December 21, 1959.
Topics: television, NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 15, No. 1, July 2, 1954 - Vol. 15, No. 26, December 24, 1954.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Korean War,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
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Annual report and executive summary of tri-service pathology institute.
Topics: U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, military medicine, forensics, Armed Forces Institute of...
NAVMED P-5010-3 Section I. Introduction .................................................................................................................................... 3-5 3-l. Purpose ................................................................................................................................ 3-5 3-2. Thermal Stress and Strain .................................................................................................... 3-5 Section I I. Heat Stress...
Topics: heat stroke, frostbite
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Medical Center Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 36, No. 1, January 11, 1974 - Vol. 36, No. 24, December 20, 1974.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 22, No. 1, January 17, 1966 - Vol. 22, No. 12, December 19, 1966.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
Story by   André Sobocinski   U.S. Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery     In April 2020, the Naval Hospital Jacksonville deployed a special diagnostic unit to the guided missile destroyer USS Kidd (DDG-100), then in the throes of a shipboard outbreak. The team—comprised of two medical officers and five corpsmen—was referred to as the “Rapid Response Team,” and for good reason. Within a mere three hours this team was both conceived, assembled and deployed on a mission to conduct...
Topics: USS Kidd (DDG-100), history of medicine, history of technology, COVID-19, NH Jacksonville, Hospital...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Interview With Dr. Howard G. Bruenn, Cardiologist to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, conducted by Jan K. Herman, Historian, Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Riverdale, NY, 31 January 1990. Herman says the transcript is edited down for publication.
Topics: Presidential health, Yalta, World War II, World War 2, cardiology, Franklin Roosevelt, USS Quincy,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, hospital ship, USS Haven, Ted Williams, baseball, American Red Cross, dialysis,...
1. The Manual of the Medical Department is issued in accordance with United States Navy Regulations article 1202. It concerns matters over which the Commander, Naval Medical Command exercises command, control, or supervision. 2. Designated articles of the Manual establish mandatory regulations that must be adhered to by all Medical Department commands and personnel.  Violations of such articles are punishable in accordance with the Uniform Code of Military Justice. These mandatory regulations...
Topics: military medicine, dentistry, Dental Corps, drug abuse
THE MEDICAL DEPARTMENT OF THE U. S. NAVY IN THE PHILIPPINES By CAPTAIN C. B. CAMERER, Medical Corps, U. S. Navy excerpted from THE MILITARY SURGEON 93:4, OCTOBER, 1943
Topics: Philippine Islands, US Navy, World War II, Naval Hospital Canaco, Naval Dispensary Olangapo, Naval...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 14, No. 1, January 9, 1954 - Vol. 14, No. 25, June 25, 1954.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Korean War,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 20, No. 1, January 13, 1964 - Vol. 20, No. 12, December 18, 1964.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper, Vol. 17, No. 7, June 9, 1961 (incomplete) - Vol. 20, No. 12, December 18, 1964
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Orlando, Florida, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper, Vol. 23, No.1 , January 30, 1967 - Vol. 24, No. 12, December 16, 1968.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper, Vol. 1, No. 1, January 6, 1945- Vol. 1, No. 52, December 29, 1945
Topics: Guam, World War II, NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. DEPARTMENTS OF THE ARMY, THE NAVY, AND THE AIR FORCE
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TB MED 530/NAVMED P-5010-1/AFMAN 48-147_IP The purpose of this publication is to establish standardized military food safety standards, criteria, procedures, and roles for the sanitary control and surveillance of food to mitigate risk factors known to cause foodborne illness.
Topics: food safety, military medicine
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
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Annual report and executive summary of tri-service pathology institute.
Topics: U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force, military medicine, forensics, Armed Forces Institute of...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Army. Office of The Surgeon General. Borden Institute
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Contents Foreword by The Surgeon General xi Preface xiii Patient Flow in a Theater of Operations xv 1. Morale and Cohesion in Military Psychiatry 1 2. Military Families and Combat Readiness 19 3. Burnout in Military Personnel 31 4. Psychiatric Aspects of Diseases in Military Personnel 51 5. Alcohol and Drug Abuse and Dependence 61 6. Homicide and Suicide in the Military 91 7. Ethical Issues in Combat Psychiatry 115 8. Ethical Challenges for the Psychiatrist During the Vietnam Conflict 133 9....
Topics: Military Psychiatry, Military Personnel--psychology, Psychology, Military, suicide
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Medical Command Northwest Region
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Hospitals newspaper Vol. 2, No. 4, March 13, 1986 - Vol. 2, No. 23, December 18, 1987.
Topics: Hospital Corps, USNH Mercy (TAH-19), hospital ship,, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 11, No. 1, January 5, 1952 - Vol. 11, No. 26, June 28, 1952.
Topics: NH Oakland, My Friend Irma comic strip, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California,...
Navmed P-5021 FOREWORD ... III  KILLED IN ACTION .... 1  Medical Corps Officers ... 3  Dental Corps Officers ...4  Hospital Corps Officers ....5 Hospital Corps Enlisted .....5  DIED OF WOUNDS. ....24  Medical Corps Officers ..... 25  Hospital Corps Enlisted  ....25 KILLED OR DIED AS PRISONER OF WAR ....28  Medical Corps Officers . ....20  Dental Corps Officers .....29  Hospital Corps Officers .... 29 Hospital Corps Enlisted ....30  WOUNDED IN ACTION . 34 Medical Corps Officers .......
Topics: World War II, World War 2, Medal of Honor, Prisoners of War, POWs, Bronze Star, Navy Cross, Silver...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by US Army Medical Department Center and School. Borden Institute
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Contents Contributors xi Peer Reviewers xvii Foreword by The Surgeon General xxi Preface xxiii 1. Historical Overview: From Poisoned Darts to Pan-Hazard Preparedness 1 George W. Christopher, Daniel M. Gerstein, Edward M. Eitzen, and James W. Marting 2. Epidemiology of Biowarfare and Bioterrorism 37 Zygmunt F. Dembek, Julie A. Pavlin, Martina Siwek, and Mark G. Kortepeter 3. Food, Waterborne, and Agricultural Diseases 71 Zygmunt F. Dembek, and Edwin L. Anderson 4. Consequence Management: The...
Topics: Bioterrorism--prevention & control, Communicable Disease Control--methods, Military...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 18, No. 1, January 4, 1957 - Vol. 19, No. 26, December 20, 1956.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Shirley Temple
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Vietnam War
Hospital newspaper Vol. 5, No. 1, January 5, 1946 - Vol. 5, No. 26, June 29, 1946.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, World War II,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 31, No. 1, January 10, 1969 - Vol. 31, No. 25, December 19, 1969.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Vietnam War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
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Prepared By:   Tracy C. Shields, MSIS, AHIP (Ms.; she/her)  Naval Medical Center Portsmouth; Library Services, Reference Medical Librarian Purpose:   These reports are curated collections of current research, special reports, and news regarding the COVID-19 pandemic that may be of interest to medical providers, leadership, and decision makers.  Disclaimer:   I am not a medical professional. This document is current as of the date noted above. While I make every effort to find and...
Topics: covid-19, bibliography
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Naval Medical School. Edward Rhodes Stitt Library
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Edward Rhodes Stitt Library Catalog, Naval Medical School, National Naval Medical Center, Bethesda, MD
Topics: Stitt Library, Naval Medical School, National Naval Medical Center
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by Henry W. Hudson
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BY HENRY W. HUDSON Captain (MC) USNR TABLE OF CONTENTS "ABATU" ...3 H. M. S. AQUITANIA ...9 ADVANCE PARTY ...11 BEACH HILL CAMP, LONDONDERRY ...13 NAVY NURSES IN LONDON . ..17 THE ROYAL VICTORIA HOSPITAL, NETLEY, HANTS ...19 UNITED STATES NAVAL BASE HOSPITAL, No. 12 ..... 24 SNAG 56 AT NETLEY, HANTS, AS SEEN THROUGH THE EYES OF ONE NAVY NURSE ...27 PREPARATION AND PREVIEW ...37 CASUALTIES AND BUZZ BOMBS ...40 ADDENDA ....49 SNAG SHOTS  [ie photographs] ....77 
Topics: Base Hospital 12, Londonderry, Netley, World War 2, World War II
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. National Naval Medical Center
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 10, No. 1, January 11, 1954- Vol. 11, No.24, December 23, 1955.
Topics: NH Bethesda, Hospital Corps, Nurse Corps, Medical Service Corps, Medical Corps, Naval Medical...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Prepared by Naval Aerospace Medical Institute and BioTechnology, Inc. Office of Naval Research Contract N00014-76-C-1010 TABLE OF CONTENTS Page Chapter 1 Physiology of Flight . 1-1 Chapter 2 Acceleration and Vibration . . . . . ....... 2 -1 Chapter 3 Vestibular Function ............ 3-1 Chapter 4 Space Flight Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4-1 Chapter 5 Internal Medicine . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5-1 Chapter 6 Psychiatry. .. ....
Topics: Aviation medicine, aerospace medicine, flight surgeons, history of medicine, flying, airplanes,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Department of Defense. Military Blood Program Office
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BRIEF HISTORY OF 1st HOSPITAL COMPANY, 1st MEDICAL BATTALION, 3rd MEDICAL BATTALION IN REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM
Topics: Vietnam War, Marine Corps, FMF, Fleet Marine Force
Cruise book or yearbook for the hospital ship USS Sanctuary (AH-17) for a humanitarian assistance cruise to Columbia and Haiti.
Topics: humanitarian assistance, hospital ship, USS Sanctuary (AH-17), Columbia, Haiti, women
  USS Rixey (APH-2), along with her sister ships USS Tryon (APH-1) and USS Pinkney (APH-2) were auxiliary vessels originally designed for double duty—to carry warfighters into battle as well as to treat and evacuate casualties as “evacuation ships.”
Topics: World War II, history of medicine, Navy Medicine Live Blog
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
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Explanation of how to order laboratory tests.
Topics: hospital, patient records, NMC Portsmouth, CHCS
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Army. Office of the Surgeon General. Borden Institute
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This book is designed to deliver combat casualty care information that will facilitate transition from a CONUS or civilian practice to the combat care environment. Establishment of the Joint Theater Trauma System (JTTS) and the Joint Theater Trauma Registry (JTTR), coupled with the efforts of the authors, has resulted in the creation of the most comprehensive, evidence-based depiction of the latest advances in combat casualty care. Lessons learned in Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) and in...
Topics: military medicine, Operation Iraqi Freedom, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 8, No. 27, July 2, 1949 - Vol. 9, No. 1, December 31, 1949.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, cartoons,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by Zelma “Suzie” Coyle
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The entire collection consists of a mug, photographs, and papers from Zelma “Suzie” Coyle, who served as a nurse on the USS Haven (AH-12) hospital ship during the Korean War. Scanned and online here are instructions to medical officers upon joining the Haven, her letters home to her mother and her photographs. 72 items are available on this page, one of which is a listing of the photographs as a pdf file - "Coyle collection photo captions"
Topics: USS Haven (AH-12), hospital ship, Korean War, Nurse Corps, nursing, US Marine Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Naval Medical Research Center
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* Navy Lab in Cairo Identified First Cases of Middle East Coronavirus *  Commanding Officers' Messages *  NAMRU-SA Evaluates Nanotechnology and Biosensors for Rapid, Point-of-Care Diagnosis of Infectious Pathogens * Navy Lab in Peru Publishes Major Plasmodium Vivax Malaria Research to International Accolades *  NAMRU-3 Commanding Officer Surprised by Hail and Farewell at Ghana Detachment * Navy and Army Researchers Develop Map of Mite-Borne Scrub Typhus Risk Areas *  NHRC Staff Evaluate...
Topics: MERS-CoV, Corona virus, George Bond, SEALAB, Ghana, NAMRU-3, NAMRU-SA, malaria, NAMRU-6, scrub...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. NAVAL HISTORY DIVISION. SHIPS' HISTORIES SECTION
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The first hospital ship of the United States Navy was originally a commercial side-wheel river steamer RED ROVER built at Cape Girardeau, Missouri, in 1859.
Topics: Civil War, hospital ship, USS Rover, Nurse Corps
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents   Number 1   NOTICE TO SERVICE CONTRIBUTORS vi SPECIAL ARTICLES: Report on Relief Work in the Santo Domingo Disaster. By Commander Lucius W. Johnson, Medical Corps, U. S. Navy. 1 The Rontgen Demonstration of Calcified Filaria Bancrofti in Human Tissues. By F. W. O'Connor, M. R. C. S., Ross Golden, M. D., and Hugh Auchincloss, M. D., New York City 17 Lowered Basal Metabolism: Its Causes and Clinical Significance. By Lieut. (Junior Grade) J. L. McCartney, Medical Corps, V (G),...
Topics: humanitarian assistance, Dental Corps, dentistry, radiology, influenza, anestheisa, tuberculosis,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.  
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Vietnam War,...
The Manual of the Medical Department is issued in accordance with United States Navy Regulations. It contains detailed instructions and information pertaining to matters under the control of the Chief of the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery for the guidance of persons in the Naval Establishment. CONTENTS Medical Department  Medical Corps General Duties of Medical Corps Officers Duties of Medical Officers Afloat  Duties of Medical Officers Ashore Dental Corps Medical Service Corps Nurse Corps...
Topic: military medicine
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents  Number 1  PREFACE    III NOTICE TO CONTRIBUTORS IV   SPECIAL ARTICLES Chemotherapy in the Management of Acute Appendicitis — William L. Berkley and Harry C. Watkins 1 Appendicitis in the Navy- — F. Glenn Irwin and Gaines L. Coates 7 Intravenous Administration of an Anesthetic Agent; a Comparison of the Technic for Robust Patients and for Patients in Shock— John S. Lundy, R. Charles Adams, and Thomas H. Seldon 11 The Incidence of Acute Respiratory Infections; the...
Topics: World War II, venereal disease, sexually-transmitted dieseases, aviation medicine, submarine...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by US Army Medical Department Center and School. Borden Institute
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Contents Introduction ix 1. Nerve Agents 1 2. Vesicants 19 3. Cyanide 29 4. Lung-Damaging Agents and Toxic Industrial Chemicals 33 5. Riot-Control Agents 43 6. Incapacitating Agents 49 7. Biological Agents 53 8. Toxins 67 9. Field Management and Triage of Contaminated Casualties on the Integrated Battlefield 71 10. Patient Decontamination Station: Planning, Setup, and Operation 81 11. Individual Protective Equipment 131 12. Military Working Dogs in Contaminated Environments 149 Appendices 175...
Topics: Chemical Warfare Agents, Biological Warfare Agents, Decontamination--methods, Military...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Naval Hospital Quonset Point
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Speech by unidentified officer giving an overview of the facility. Originally accompanied by slides which are missing. Date estimated from internal evidence.
Topics: Dilbert Dunker, drowning, training
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 10, No. 28, July 7, 1951 - Vol. 10, No. 53, December 29, 1951.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Korean War, My...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Air Force. WRIGHT AIR DEVELOPMENT CENTER
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WADC TECHNICAL REPORT 58-399 ASTIA DOCUMENT NO. AD 207780 JOSEPH W. WULFECK ALEXANDER WEISZ MARGARET W. RABEN THE INSTITUTE FOR APPLIED EXPERIMENTAL PSYCHOLOGY TUFTS UNIVERSITY IN COOPFRATION WITH JACKSON & MORELAND, INC., ENGINEERS WITH CONTRIBUTIONS BY COL. GEORGE O. EMERSON AERO MEDICAL LABORATORY CONTRACT No. AF 33(616)-2906 ABSTRACT The requirements of vision in military aviation are analyzed in the light of the human observer. Practical problems of perception encountered in many...
Topics: aviation medicine, opthalmology
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Air Force. Office of the Surgeon General
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AIR FORCE MANUAL  NUMBER 161-1  Aerospace and Preventive Medicine FLIGHT SURGEON'S MANUAL 17 January 1962 The purpose of this manual is to act as a guide and a reference for the Flight Surgeon in the performance of his duties. It combines engineering and aeronautical facts with medical knowledge to provide the basic information encompassing the very specialized field of Aerospace Medicine. CONTENTS The Aircrew Effectiveness Progr am   Effects of Decreased Partial Pressure of Oxygen On...
Topics: military medicine, aviation medicine, aerospace medicine, space
from the foreword This Catalog is issued under the authority of DoD Directive 5040.2, "Audiovisual Activities," July 23, 1979. It explains how to obtain and use copies of audiovisual (AV) productions produced and procured in support of formal training, education, management, and information objectives by all echelons within the Department of Defense. This Catalog applies to the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), the Military Departments, the Organization of the Joint Chiefs of...
Topics: films, movies, US Army
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Clippings and photographs from the hospital.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, Dental Corps, California, Korean War
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Naval Medical Research Center
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inside this issue Commander’s Holiday Message..........1 Announcements..........2 • Meet NMRC’s new Senior Enlisted Leader • Join us in mourning retired Capt. Dr. L. Edward Antosek Navy Scientists Look to Improve Safety in Low Oxygen Environments..........3 Forging Partnerships: NAMRU-2 Strengthens Collaborative Efforts with Duke-NUS..........4 NMRC Researchers Seek Ways to Improve the Safety, Comfort and Survivability of the Warfighter..........5 NAMRU-SA Developing Diagnostic Tools to...
Topics: NAMRU-SA, NAMRU-2, Navy Medical Field Research Laboratory (NMFRL), hisotry of medicine, entomology,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Memphis
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WINNING THE 1974 INTRAMURAL TOUCH FOOTBALL BASE CHAMPIONSHIP... WE EXTEND A WARM WELCOME to the new American Red Cross Naval Hospital Field Director, Miss Elizabeth G. Taylor... Equal Opportunity Policy Statement PHYSICAL FITNESS - DO IT YOURSELF
Topics: Tennessee, hospital, newspaper, Hospital Corps, American Red Cross
Directors’ Messages Specialty Leader Updates Nurse Residency Program Specialty Leader Symposium/CNO Orientation Community Updates/Articles   Community Update: Medical-Surgical (1910)   Community Update: Public Health (1940)   Community Update: Operational Nursing Nurses Week/ NC Birthday    NMRTC Portsmouth Nurse Residency Program Staying Strong   When others are Weak, They are Strong – Nurse Corps at 114   Navy Nurse Corps Birthday aboard USNS Mercy   Naval Medical Leader and...
Topics: Fleet Marine Force (FMF), Nurse Corps, nursing, US Marine Corps, Pacific Partnership, USNS Mercy,...
The Manual of the Medical Department is issued in accordance with United States Navy Regulations. It contains detailed instructions and information pertaining to matters under the control of the Chief of the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery for the guidance of persons in the Naval Establishment. TABLE OF CONTENTS (from Change 9) Chapter 1- The Medical Department Section I. Functions of the Medical Department II. Organization of the Medical Department III. Organization of the Bureau of Medicine...
Topic: military medicine
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents   Number 1   PREFACE iii NOTICE TO CONTRIBUTORS iv SPECIAL ARTICLES The Modern Treatment of Progressive Deafness— Clifford A. Swanson and Adrian J. Delaney 1 Liver Abscess — Thomas G. Hays, Robert B. Brown, and Ellwood W. Godfrey. 7 Hepatic Amebiasis— Harold J. F. Kullman and Howard Golden 22 Ion Transfer of Penicillin ; Efficacy of Penicillin Iontophoresis in Treatment of Chancroidal Ulcers— Armand J. Pereyra 40 Decortication of the Lung in Organizing Hemothorax and...
Topic: World War II, antibiotics, peniciilin, dentistry, anesthesia, Prisoners of War, POWs, venereal...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Naval Hospital Oakland
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Hospital newspaper Vol. 33, No. 1, January 8, 1971 - Vol. 33, No. 25, December 17, 1971.
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Vietnam War,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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Table of Contents   Number 1   Preface iii Notice to Contributors iv Special Articles: Symposium on Immersion Blast Injuries: Foreword to Symposium on Immersion Blast Injuries. By J.J. A. McMullin, Captain, Medical Corps, United States Navy 1 A. Immersion Blast Injuries. By Joseph Palrna, Lieutenant Commander, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve, and J. J. Uldall, Lieutenant, Medical Corps, United States Naval Reserve 3 B. Surgical Report on Immersion Blast Injuries. By H. L. Pugh,...
Topic: World War II, venereal disease, sexually-transmitted dieseases, aviation medicine, submarine...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
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Annual report and executive summary of tri-service pathology institute.
Topics: Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, National Museum of Health and Medicine, medical museum
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Hospital Corps.
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Incomplete set of m onthly reports by the Hospital Corps Chief.
Topic: Hospital Corps
Hospital newspaper Vol. 34, No. 28, January 2, 1973 - Vol. 34, No. 52, December 14, 1973. This volume should have been #35, but was mis-numbered for the entire year. 1974 began with the correct volume 36
Topics: NH Oakland, Nurse Corps, Hospital Corps, Medical Corps, California, Dental Corps, Vietnam War,...
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Naval Medical Research Institute
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Edited by DAVID E. GOLDMAN, Captain, Medical Service Corps, United States Navy "Those scientists of the prewar and World War II era who played such a large role in shaping the research effort at the Naval Medical Research Institute are being replaced by a younger generation which looks to the future. Since the value of a research institution can only be measured by its past record, the reputation it has established, and the contributions it has made, it has seemed worthwhile to have some...
Topic: Naval Medical Research Institute
US Navy Bureau of Medicine and Surgery Office of Medical History Collection
by U.S. Navy. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery
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NAVMED P-5132
Topic: BUMED