Army public health and preventive medicine: Proactive approaches to readiness

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dc.contributor.author Cates, Michael B
dc.date.accessioned 2009-03-27T18:06:45Z
dc.date.available 2009-03-27T18:06:45Z
dc.date.issued 2009-03-27T18:06:45Z
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2097/1307
dc.description.abstract Preventive medicine is crucial in maintaining the readiness of our most important resource—our people. Sustaining, and even improving, a Soldier’s health is a much wiser use of resources than waiting until that Soldier becomes sick or injured before attempting to restore health. The better we prevent diseases, conditions and injuries, the more resources will be available to apply to those things we cannot prevent. While there is continuing and growing emphasis on proactive approaches to health in today’s society and military, we must all strive toward translating that into real, even greater long-term nvestments in the future of our personnel. Prevention is the best way to health. en
dc.subject Military public health en
dc.subject Preventive medicine en
dc.subject Proactive approaches to readiness en
dc.subject Prevention en
dc.subject Enhance readiness en
dc.subject Health threats en
dc.title Army public health and preventive medicine: Proactive approaches to readiness en
dc.type Article (publisher version) en
dc.date.published 2007 en
dc.citation.epage 4 en
dc.citation.jtitle Army Medical Department journal en
dc.citation.spage 3 en
dc.citation.volume April-June
dc.contributor.authoreid cates en

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