Publications on OEF/OIF/OND Exposures
VA developed the following materials for Veterans, the public and health care providers about possible long-term health problems related to service during Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF), Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF), and Operation New Dawn (OND).
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The newsletters provide information for OEF/OIF/OND Veterans about VA programs to respond to health concerns.
Brochure and Fact Sheet
Environmental Health Registry Programs Brochure (226 KB, PDF)
Overview of five VA registries that track the health of Veterans exposed to environmental hazards during service: Ionizing Radiation, Agent Orange, Gulf War, Depleted Uranium, and Toxic Embedded Fragments
Airborne Hazards & Open Burn Pit Registry Fact Sheet (403 KB, PDF)
Registry for Veterans and Servicemembers who deployed to Southwest Asia after August 2, 1990, or to Afghanistan or Djibouti after September 11, 2001
Use these posters to help inform Veterans about VA benefits and services. Posters are not copyrighted and may be printed on 8.5" x 11" paper using a standard office printer.
OEF/OIF – Soldiers
OEF/OIF – Crew
OEF/OIF – Desert
Guides for Clinicians
These guides help health care providers care for Veterans with exposure concerns, malaria, and mild traumatic brain injury.
- Environmental Exposure Pocket Card (630 KB, PDF)
- Clinician's Guide to Airborne Hazards (780 KB, PDF)
- Malaria: Pocket Guide for Clinicians (430 KB, PDF)
- Mild Traumatic Brain Injury – Concussion: Pocket Guide for Clinicians (425 KB, PDF)
Clinical Education Guides – Veterans Health Initiative
These independent study guides offer a background for VA health care providers on the unique health issues and concerns of Veterans of the Gulf War, Operation Enduring Freedom, and Operation Iraqi Freedom:
- Infectious Diseases of Southwest Asia
- War Wounded - Operations Enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom
- Gulf War I Veterans
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