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Returning wars' wounded, injured, and ill : a reference handbook

Autore: Nathan D Ainspan; Walter Penk
Editore: Westport, Conn. : Praeger Security International, ©2008.
Serie: Contemporary military, strategic, and security issues.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro : EnglishVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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From the Publisher: Thousands of American service members are returning from their tours of duty with physical and/or psychological disabilities. Many-if not most-of these service members will need at least some assistance to adapt to their disabilities and learn how to reintegrate back into civilian life. Also impacted will be the spouse, friends, employers, family members, counselors, and community members of each  Per saperne di più…
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Genere/forma: Handbooks, manuals, etc
Informazioni aggiuntive sul formato: Online version:
Returning wars' wounded, injured, and ill.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger Security International, c2008
(OCoLC)689382238
Tipo materiale: Risorsa internet
Tipo documento: Book, Internet Resource
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Nathan D Ainspan; Walter Penk
ISBN: 9780313347290 0313347298
Numero OCLC: 221153814
Descrizione: xviii, 261 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Contenuti: Foreword / Daniel K Inouye --
Preface --
About the cover photo --
1: Benefits for veterans: a historical context and overview of the current situation / Rodney R Baker --
2: Current veteran demographics and implications for veterans' health care / Ann M Hendricks and Jomana H Amara --
3: Injuries and symptoms / Jaine Darwin, Nathan D Ainspan, John W Klocek, Mark J Bates, Stephen V Bowles, Jocelyn A Kilgore, and Lionel P Solursh --
4: Physical and psychological impact of your injury and disability / John W Klocek --
5: Fitness for duty, recovery, and return to service / Mark J Bates, Stephen V Bowles, Jocelyn A Kilgore, and Lionel P Solursh --
6: Finding employment as a veteran with a disability / Nathan D Ainspan --
7: Education options / Charles J Sabatier Jr --
8: Disabilities and injuries among the members of the National Guard and reserve units / Jaine Darwin --
9: Impact on family and friends / Shirley M Glynn --
10: Peer support services / Wayne Gregory --
11: Psychological impact of disabilities / Walter E Penk and Ralph Robinowitz --
Chronology --
Index --
About the editors and contributors.
Titolo della serie: Contemporary military, strategic, and security issues.
Responsabilità: edited by Nathan D. Ainspan and Walter E. Penk ; foreword by Daniel K. Inouye.
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This book will directly help the veterans and the families, friends, and counselors of the men and women who left behind parts of themselves on the battlefield as they kept the rest of Americans safe  Per saperne di più…

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