When the combined effect of a combination of agents is equal to the sum of the effects of each of the agents given alone.
When the combined effect of a combination of agents is less than that predicted on the basis of simple addition of the effects of the doses or responses of those agents.
acute respiratory disease.
Beneficiary Identification and Records Locator Subsystem, an automated database containing information (including vital status) on all veteran beneficiaries of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
cold weather injury
U.S. Department of Defense.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Food and Drug Administration.
geographical identification system.
human immunodeficiency virus.
International Classification of Diseases, now in its ninth revision, is a scheme for coding medical conditions.
investigational new drug.
When the presence of one agent affects an exposed individual's reactivity to other agents.
Individual Patient Data System, an automated system of the U.S. Army containing records for each inpatient discharge.
Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report:
a publication of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention containing, among other things, national data on reportable diseases.
Medical treatment facility:
a place where health care is delivered.
FDA medical products reporting system.
military occupational specialty.
physiologically based pharmacodynamic.
Reportable Disease Surveillance System.
Social Security number.
When the combined effects of a combination of agents are greater than would be anticipated from the simple addition of the effects of the doses or responses of those agents.
U.S. Army HIV Data System, which acquires and maintains the data for the Army's HIV testing program.
U.S. Army Medical Research Institute for Infectious Diseases.
U.S. Army Medical Research and Materiel Command.
Uniformed Services Prescription Database Project, an Army database containing nationwide information on prescribed drugs.
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System, operated by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration.