Research for Claims

Coming Soon:  Research publications that may be useful for veterans’ service-connection claims with the VA.

Last updated: July 2, 2021

Iraq War:

Persian Gulf War (1990-91):

Prostate Cancer:

Respiratory Disorders:

  • Semiquantitative Chest Computed Tomography Assessment Identifies Expiratory Central Airway Collapse [ECEA] in Symptomatic Military Personnel Deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan.

Sleep Disorders:

  • Sleep disturbances among soldiers with combat-related traumatic brain injury.
  • Sleep Disruptions Among Returning Combat Veterans From Iraq and Afghanistan.
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Posttraumatic Stress Disorder among OEF/OIF/OND Veterans.
  • Prevalence of obstructive sleep apnea in patients with posttraumatic stress disorder and its impact on adherence to continuous positive airway pressure therapy: a meta-analysis.
  • Insomnia Symptoms Among Female Veterans: Prevalence, Risk Factors, and the Impact on Psychosocial Functioning and Health Care Utilization.