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Medical Histories Must Include Troop Blast Exposure Orders Pentagon

April 17, 2020

The $738 billion National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2020 was signed into law by President Donald Trump in December 2019. The NDAA included requirements for the Pentagon to document blast...

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Brain Injury, U.S. Troops, Iranian Missiles

April 16, 2020

US Forces are responding to the effects of blast exposure following the Iranian missile strikes on al-Asad air base in Iraq in early January 2020. In the weeks after the strike, delayed mTBI...

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Sensors Help Measure Detect and Measure Harmful Blast Exposure

April 14, 2020

Pentagon officials revealed information during a recent traumatic brain injury (TBI) briefing—following the January Iranian missile strike on an air base in al-Asad—that the U.S. military will...

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Closer to Diagnosing Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) on the Battlefield?

April 13, 2020

The 7th generation BlackBox Biometrics Blast Gauge (B3G7) is a trial sensor being fielded with U.S. troops in an effort to help diagnose and mitigate traumatic brain injuries on the battlefield....

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Understanding the Risks of an All-in-One Clearance Platform

November 30, 2018

As more militaries attempt to establish route clearance capability, their capability developers often consider an all-in-one concept for vehicle platforms as a way to improve cost and mission...

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Anticipating the Role of the IED In Modern Conflict

October 10, 2018

Over the last 15 years the IED has solidified its relevance globally, directly influencing how armies are resourced and wars are fought. It has been responsible for over 130,000 casualties in 85...

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Route Clearance Units Face More than Just IEDs

May 09, 2018

Conventional route clearance units target on-route, subsurface threats using highly survivable platforms and sophisticated sensor arrays. In order to assess countless distractions that litter a...

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Taking Clearance Off-Route

March 14, 2018
Route clearance methodology is often shaped as much by available resources as it is by the threat or environment. For well-resourced forces, this generally means matching the increasing impact of...

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Modern Weapon Systems: Design with Training in Mind

February 13, 2018

Professional militaries around the world know that there’s no substitute for good training. This is especially true when executing high-risk tasks such as the precision employment of explosives. ...

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Pure Fleet Route Clearance & Strategic Impact on Sustained Combat Operations

February 05, 2018

It is always important for security forces to assess the indirect constraints on their ability to efficiently conduct route clearance in sustained combat operations. These limitations to...

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