The Resource Gulf War and health : updated literature review of depleted uranium, Committee on Gulf War and Health: Updated Literature Review of Depleted Uranium, Board of Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

Gulf War and health : updated literature review of depleted uranium, Committee on Gulf War and Health: Updated Literature Review of Depleted Uranium, Board of Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

Label
Gulf War and health : updated literature review of depleted uranium
Title
Gulf War and health
Title remainder
updated literature review of depleted uranium
Statement of responsibility
Committee on Gulf War and Health: Updated Literature Review of Depleted Uranium, Board of Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CCO
Dewey number
956.704427
Index
index present
LC call number
DS79.744.M44
LC item number
G8338 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Gulf War and health : updated literature review of depleted uranium, Committee on Gulf War and Health: Updated Literature Review of Depleted Uranium, Board of Population Health and Public Health Practice, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
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. Summary of findings in the section on depleted uranium in Gulf War and Health, vol. 1.9 -- The Department of Veterans Affairs request for this study -- The committee's task -- Organization of this report -- Background. Uses of depleted uranium -- Exposure of military personnel to depleted uranium -- Radiologic and chemical effects of exposure to depleted uranium -- Dose-response modeling and risk assessment -- Toxicology. Summary of previous report -- Toxicokinetics -- Toxicity studies -- Application of the toxicologic data -- Methodology. Information-gathering strategy -- Principal objectives of epidemiologic studies -- Factors influencing the relevance and quality of studies -- Epidemiologic-study designs -- Inclusion criteria -- Rationale for not including studies of uranium miners -- Categories of strength of association -- Exposure assessment. Estimation of exposure to depleted uranium during the Gulf War -- Exposure-monitoring methods -- Clinical end points of interest. Cancer outcomes -- Noncancer outcomes -- Cohort descriptions. Uranium-processing cohorts -- Depleted-uranium studies -- Environmental-exposure studies
Control code
ocn567983808
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 271 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309119207
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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180031
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.b35777461
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)567983808
  • pebcs0309119200

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