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Research is imparitive part of the United States Army (USA) allowing the USA to revise the techniques on the battlefield and treatment of personnel with the organization. Research conducted by the USA in the field allows pre-testing data prior to the operational use on the battlefield. Acccording to Oxforch research is: “the systematic investigation into the study of materials, sources, etc., in order to establish facts and reach new conclustions” (Abate, 2002, p. 681). The importance of research is to show a reduction of risk and a decision-making process that is a result of a series of questions. Research Process
Research is used as a deterrent to waste management and protection of war fighter resources in the United States Army even as the information gathered benefits the civilian sector. The use of research testing of the United States Army combat resources is for the purpose of gaining data and combating infectious disease. The medical command of the USA Medical Research Institute of Infectious Disease (USAMRID) relies on this data to assist war fighters in the prevention of infectious diseases, which may waste resources human and tangible. The data received assists the United States Army personnel to treat and manage infectious disease during war scenarios encountered on the battlefield (USA Research Laboratoy (2006). Conducting battlefield management of infectious disease without this data collection process would be time consuming. The difference between combat and a standard hospital environment is a hospital here in the United States has be the ability to maintain experienced personnel and the vital tools and supplies necessary to perform any emergencies. Research is conducted in numerous miens in the USA. In the United States Army Criminal Investigation Command (CID), research is used as a directorate, which ensures the...