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Fingernail Injuries and NASA's Integrated Medical ModelThe goal of space medicine is to optimize both crew health and performance. Currently, expert opinion is primarily relied upon for decision-making regarding medical equipment and supplies flown in space. Evidence-based decisions are preferred due to mass and volume limitations and the expense of space flight. The Integrated Medical Model (IMM) is an attempt to move us in that direction!
Document ID
Acquisition Source
Johnson Space Center
Document Type
Conference Paper
Kerstman, Eric
(Texas Univ. Galveston, TX, United States)
Butler, Doug
(Wyle Integrated Science and Engineering Group Houston, TX, United States)
Date Acquired
August 24, 2013
Publication Date
October 26, 2008
Subject Category
Aerospace Medicine
Meeting Information
Meeting: AOA 113th Annual Convention and Scientific Seminar
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Country: United States
Start Date: October 26, 2008
End Date: October 30, 2008
Distribution Limits
Work of the US Gov. Public Use Permitted.
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