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Our History

Military medicine has a long and celebrated history. We apply lessons from our past to improve the care of military personnel and their families today and in the future. New surgical techniques, powerful painkillers, antibiotic drugs, and triage and evacuation procedures have revolutionized military medicine.

In this section, you'll find featured stories and information about the history of military medicine.

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2022 (Q1) DOD Worldwide Numbers for TBI

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8/24/2022

TBICoE is the Defense Department’s office of responsibility for tracking traumatic brain injury data in the U.S. military. Here you’ll find data on the number of active-duty service members—anywhere U.S. forces are located—with a first-time TBI diagnosis in the first quarter of calendar year 2022.

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Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence | TBICoE Research | TBI Educators

2000-2022 (Q1) DOD Worldwide Numbers for TBI

Report
8/24/2022

TBICoE is the Defense Department’s office of responsibility for tracking traumatic brain injury data in the U.S. military. Here you’ll find data on the number of active-duty service members—anywhere U.S. forces are located—with a first-time TBI diagnosis from calendar year 2000 through the first quarter of 2022. The data is also broken down by each branch of the armed services.

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Traumatic Brain Injury Center of Excellence | TBICoE Research | TBI Educators

TRICARE Comprehensive Autism Care Demonstration Program

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8/18/2022

S. 2943 SASC Report for FY 2017 114-255, Pg. 205

Enhancement of Use of Telehealth Services in Military Health System

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8/17/2022

S. 2943 NDAA Conference Report for FY 2017 Sec. 718(e)(2)

Coordination of Support for Survivors of Sexual Trauma

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8/11/2022

H.R. 6395 NDAA Conference Report for FY 2021 116-617, Sec. 538(c)(1)

Review of Maternal Deaths at MTFs

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8/8/2022

S. 2792 SASC Report for FY 2022, 117-39, Pg. 198-199

Joint Warfighter Medical Research Program

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8/8/2022

JES H.R. 1158 DOD Approps FY 2020 , Pg. 91

Army Corps of Engineers Projects within the Defense Health Agency

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8/5/2022

H.R. 1625, DOD Approps Act FY 2018 Joint Explanatory Statement, Pg. 998

MSMR Vol. 29 No. 08 - August 2022

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8/1/2022

A monthly publication of the Armed Forces Health Surveillance Division. This issue of the peer-reviewed journal contains the following articles: Surveillance trends for SARS-CoV-2 and other respiratory pathogens among U.S. Military Health System Beneficiaries, Sept. 27, 2020 – Oct. 2,2021; Establishment of SARS-CoV-2 genomic surveillance within the MHS during March 1 – Dec. 31 2020; Suicide behavior among heterosexual, lesbian/gay, and bisexual active component service members in the U.S. Armed Forces; Brief report: Phase I results using the Virtual Pooled Registry Cancer Linkage system (VPR-CLS) for military cancer surveillance.

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Medical Surveillance Monthly Report

P&T Minutes - May 2022

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7/28/2022

Inclusion of Gambling Disorder in Health Assessments for Members of Armed Forces and Related Research Efforts

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7/28/2022

H.R. 5515 NDAA Conference Report for FY 2019 115-874 Sec. 733

3rd quarter for FY 2021 TRICARE Comprehensive Autism Care Demonstration Program

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7/18/2022

S. 2943 SASC Report for FY 2017 114-255 Pg. 205

2nd Quarter for FY 2021 TRICARE Comprehensive Autism Care Demonstration Program

Report
7/18/2022

S. 2943 SASC Report for FY 2017 114-255 Pg. 205

DOD Uniform Formulary Drug Utilization Report for FY22Q2 (04/01/2022 - 06/30/2022)

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7/13/2022

The purpose of the Uniform Formulary Drug Utilization Report (UFDUR) is to monitor and trend the average adjusted 30-Day equivalent prescription trends for the primary points of service (Military Treatment Facilities (MTF), Retail, and Mail Order) for Department of Defense (DOD) beneficiaries. This report is run quarterly. The DOD does not sanction any other use of this data.

Modifications to Implementation Plan for Restructure or Realignment of MTFs; Restructuring Military Treatment Facilities & De-Scoping MTFs

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7/1/2022

H.R. 6395 NDAA for FY 2021 Section 718, H.R. 133 Consolidated Approps for FY 2021 JES 116-68 Pg. 148, DOD Approps for FY 2021 SAC-D Report Pg. 233-234, H.R. 7617 HAC-D Report for FY 2021 116-453 Pg. 336-337, H.R. 4432 HAC-D Report for FY 2022 117-88 Pg. 332

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