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Research Advisory Committee on Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses


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Research Update - October 2010

 The following Gulf War-specific articles were distributed for review in October 2010. You can access each article's abstract by clicking the link at the end of each citation below.

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Gulf War Specific Articles

1. Calley CS, Kraut MA, Spence JS, Briggs RW, Haley RW, Hart J Jr. The neuroanatomic correlates of semantic memory deficits in patients with Gulf War illnesses: a pilot study. Brain Imaging Behav. 2010 Dec;4(3-4):248-55. Available at:

2. Tillman GD, Green TA, Ferree TC, Calley CS, Maguire MJ, Briggs R, Hart J Jr, Haley RW, Kraut MA. Impaired response inhibition in ill Gulf War veterans. J Neurol Sci. 2010 Oct 15;297(1-2):1-5. Available at:

3. Amin MM, Belisova Z, Hossain S, Gold MS, Broderick JE, Gold AR. Inspiratory airflow dynamics during sleep in veterans with Gulf War illness: a controlled study. Sleep Breath. 2010 Aug 12. Available at:

4. Amin MM, Gold MS, Broderick JE, Gold AR. The effect of nasal continuous positive airway pressure on the symptoms of Gulf War illness. Sleep Breath. 2010 Aug 19. Available at: