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The Resource Characterizing exposure of veterans to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam : final report, Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on the Assessment of Wartime Exposure to Herbicides in Vietnam

Characterizing exposure of veterans to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam : final report, Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on the Assessment of Wartime Exposure to Herbicides in Vietnam

Label
Characterizing exposure of veterans to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam : final report
Title
Characterizing exposure of veterans to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam
Title remainder
final report
Statement of responsibility
Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on the Assessment of Wartime Exposure to Herbicides in Vietnam
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The intent of the present report is to summarize briefly the work done by the contractor over the life of the study and to serve as a vehicle for cataloging and transmitting that work to VA. The sections below delineate the work of the Columbia University researchers as it evolved from proposal through delivery. It is based on the material provided by the Columbia University researchers in their 6-month progress reports, presentations, draft materials, and final report; and it quotes freely and extensively from these materials
Member of
Cataloging source
NLM
Dewey number
615.9/5137
Funding information
Support for this project was provided by the US Department of Veterans Affairs. The project was supported by Cooperative Agreement V101(93)P-1637 between the National Academy of Sciences and the US Department of Veterans Affairs. The views presented in this report are those of the Institute of Medicine Committee on the Assessment of Wartime Exposure to Herbicides in Vietnam and are not necessarily those of the funding agencies.
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA1242.T44
LC item number
C468 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • technical reports
NLM call number
WA 240
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Institute of Medicine (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Agent Orange
  • Agent Orange
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Polychlorinated Dibenzodioxins
  • Environmental Exposure
  • Herbicides
  • Veterans Health
  • Vietnam Conflict
  • United States
  • Vietnam
  • MEDICAL
  • Agent Orange
  • Agent Orange
  • Veterans
  • United States
Label
Characterizing exposure of veterans to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam : final report, Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on the Assessment of Wartime Exposure to Herbicides in Vietnam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from table of contents page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction and background -- Contract summary -- Project 1: military unit and herbicide spraying databases, and exposure assessment model development -- Project 2: Covariates, confounders, and consistency: characterizing the Vietnam veteran for epidemiologic studies -- Project 3: evaluation and standardization of military records for use in epidemiologic studies -- Project 4: biomarkers of TCDD (dioxin) exposure in Vietnam veterans -- Project 5: analysis of IARC tissue samples of selected Vietnamese for dioxin and dibenzofuran levels in archived adipose tissue -- Findings, conclusions, and recommendations
Control code
58596197
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280246272
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)58596197
Label
Characterizing exposure of veterans to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam : final report, Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on the Assessment of Wartime Exposure to Herbicides in Vietnam
Publication
Note
Title from table of contents page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction and background -- Contract summary -- Project 1: military unit and herbicide spraying databases, and exposure assessment model development -- Project 2: Covariates, confounders, and consistency: characterizing the Vietnam veteran for epidemiologic studies -- Project 3: evaluation and standardization of military records for use in epidemiologic studies -- Project 4: biomarkers of TCDD (dioxin) exposure in Vietnam veterans -- Project 5: analysis of IARC tissue samples of selected Vietnamese for dioxin and dibenzofuran levels in archived adipose tissue -- Findings, conclusions, and recommendations
Control code
58596197
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280246272
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)58596197

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