OEF Operation Enduring Freedom
OIF Operation Iraqi Freedom
OND Operation New Dawn
OR odds ratio
PC primary care
PCMH patient-centered medical home
PCS postconcussive symptom
PD-PACT postdeployment patient-aligned care team
PIT psychodynamic interpersonal therapy
PTA posttraumatic amnesia
PTSD posttraumatic stress disorder
RAC VA Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans’ Illnesses
RCT randomized controlled trial
REAC-BS radioelectric asymmetric brain stimulation
REM rapid eye movement
RoB risk of bias
SCAN Specialty Care Access Network
SHAD Shipboard Hazard and Defense
SIGLE System for Information on Grey Literature in Europe
SNRI serotonin norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor
SSD somatic symptom disorder
SSRI selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor
TBI traumatic brain injury
TENS transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation
UK United Kingdom
VA Department of Veterans Affairs
VAMC VA medical center
VA-OIG VA Office of the Inspector General
VBA Veterans Benefits Administration
VHA Veterans Health Administration
VISN Veterans Integrated Service Network
WGO World Gastroenterology Organisation
WRIISC War-Related Illness and Injury Study Center

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