IV.Q.10. Whole-Body Blast Bioeffects. By FY95, develop an injury model to serve as protective criteria for blast overpressure hazards. By FY96, expand the injury model to include gastrointestinal tract and female reproductive tract. By FY97, integrate hearing protection criteria to the health risk model.
Supports: Model to predict injury and establish safe operator exposure limits to blast effects from Army weapons systems; Health Hazards Assessment program (AR 40-10), Armaments Research, Development and Engineering Center; Army Modernization Plan, Medical Annex OProject, Sustain, and Protect the Forceprevent injury and degradation of soldier performance from blast overpressure.
|STO Manager:||TSO:||TRADOC POC:|
|Dr. Fred Hegge||MAJ Mark Seymour||LTC Dunham|