The Resource Broken bodies, shattered minds : a medical odyssey from Vietnam to Afghanistan, Ronald J. Glasser

Broken bodies, shattered minds : a medical odyssey from Vietnam to Afghanistan, Ronald J. Glasser

Label
Broken bodies, shattered minds : a medical odyssey from Vietnam to Afghanistan
Title
Broken bodies, shattered minds
Title remainder
a medical odyssey from Vietnam to Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
Ronald J. Glasser
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author traces the changing nature of warfare from the jungles of Vietnam to the streets and mountains of Iraq and Afghanistan and defines the escalating physical and psychological damage of wounds to troops in the U.S. Army and Marine Corps
Cataloging source
NLM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glasser, Ronald J
Dewey number
355.3/45/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
UH215
LC item number
.G53 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 E-265
  • WM 184
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • United States
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • Iraq War, 2003-2011
  • Medicine, Military
  • Combat Disorders
  • Afghan Campaign 2001-
  • Military Medicine
  • Military Personnel
  • Vietnam Conflict
  • Wounds and Injuries
  • Soldat
  • Gesundheit
  • Medizinische Versorgung
  • Verletzung
  • Krieg
  • Psychisches Trauma
  • USA
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • Soldiers
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Afghan War, 2001-
  • United States
Label
Broken bodies, shattered minds : a medical odyssey from Vietnam to Afghanistan, Ronald J. Glasser
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forty years of war -- The late great 1968: welcome to the Army -- Zama: the wounded -- The medics: then and now -- America's wars: an autopsy report -- Med-evacs and gunships: a short and deadly technical history -- The changing face of military medicine -- Teleconferencing: more than six degrees of separation -- All the Toms: Iraq 2004 -- Shell shock: the shattering of minds -- The wars within -- Multiple deployments: brains at risk -- The bleeding wars -- IEDs: blasts that kill and maim -- Traumatic brain injuries: PTSD: the invisible wounds -- All the Jakes: adrift in Afghanistan: 2010 -- That deadly sense of privilege -- All the Carries and Priscillas -- Bullets of grief: a prescription for prevention -- "Is my junk all together?" -- Chronicles: reduxing Vietnam -- Epilogue
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759838872
Label
Broken bodies, shattered minds : a medical odyssey from Vietnam to Afghanistan, Ronald J. Glasser
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-262) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Forty years of war -- The late great 1968: welcome to the Army -- Zama: the wounded -- The medics: then and now -- America's wars: an autopsy report -- Med-evacs and gunships: a short and deadly technical history -- The changing face of military medicine -- Teleconferencing: more than six degrees of separation -- All the Toms: Iraq 2004 -- Shell shock: the shattering of minds -- The wars within -- Multiple deployments: brains at risk -- The bleeding wars -- IEDs: blasts that kill and maim -- Traumatic brain injuries: PTSD: the invisible wounds -- All the Jakes: adrift in Afghanistan: 2010 -- That deadly sense of privilege -- All the Carries and Priscillas -- Bullets of grief: a prescription for prevention -- "Is my junk all together?" -- Chronicles: reduxing Vietnam -- Epilogue
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (273 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)759838872

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