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The Resource Veterans and Agent Orange : Health Effects of Herbicides Used in Vietnam

Veterans and Agent Orange : Health Effects of Herbicides Used in Vietnam

Label
Veterans and Agent Orange : Health Effects of Herbicides Used in Vietnam
Title
Veterans and Agent Orange
Title remainder
Health Effects of Herbicides Used in Vietnam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Staff, Institute of Medicine
Dewey number
363.17/9
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RA1270.T44 -- I57 1994eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Agent Orange
  • Agent Orange
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
  • Veterans
  • Public Health
  • Environment and Public Health
  • Herbicides
  • Warfare
  • Dioxins
  • Environmental Exposure
  • Pesticides
  • Social Problems
  • Persons
  • Heterocyclic Compounds, 1-Ring
  • Environmental Pollution
  • Heterocyclic Compounds
  • Toxic Actions
  • Sociology
  • Specialty Uses of Chemicals
  • Agrochemicals
  • Named Groups
  • Chemical Actions and Uses
  • Social Sciences
  • Delivery of Health Care
  • Agent Orange
  • Agent Orange
  • Veterans
  • United States
Label
Veterans and Agent Orange : Health Effects of Herbicides Used in Vietnam
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity: TCDD
Bibliography note
REFERENCES2 History of the Controversy Over the Use of Herbicides ; MILITARY USE OF HERBICIDES IN VIETNAM; Herbicide Development and Testing; Use of Herbicides in Vietnam; EARLY CONCERNS ABOUT THE USE OF HERBICIDES IN VIETNAM; Early Accounts of Dioxin (TCDD) ; Concerns Over the Long-Term Use of Herbicides; CONCERNS ABOUT EXPOSURE TO AGENT ORANGE; Vietnam Veterans Return Home; The Beginning of the Controversy; AGENT ORANGE PRODUCT LIABILITY LITIGATION; Class Action Suit; CONCERNS ABOUT OTHER EXPOSURES TO 2,4,5-T AND TCDD; Occupational Exposure; Production Workers
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Veterans and Agent Orange; Copyright; Foreword; Preface; CONDUCT OF THE STUDY; Contents; 1 Executive Summary; ORGANIZATION AND FRAMEWORK; CONCLUSIONS ABOUT HEALTH OUTCOMES; Health Outcomes with Sufficient Evidence of an Association; Health Outcomes with Limited/Suggestive Evidence of an Association; Health Outcomes with Limited/Suggestive Evidence of No Association; Health Outcomes with Inadequate/Insufficient Evidence to Determine Whether an Association Exists; Increased Risk in Vietnam Veterans; RESEARCH RECOMMENDATIONS; Epidemiologic Studies of Vietnam Veterans; Mandated Research Efforts
  • Agricultural and Forestry WorkersPulp and Paper Mill Workers; Major Event Associated with Occupational Exposure to Dioxin (TCDD); Environmental Exposures; Domestic Use of Herbicides; Major Events Associated with Environmental Exposure to Dioxin (TCDD); THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT'S RESPONSE TO PUBLIC CONCERNS; White House; U.S. Congress; Hearings; Legislation on Agent Orange; Office of Technology Assessment; General Accounting Office; Department of the Air Force; Department of Veterans Affairs; Health Care; Research Efforts; Compensation and Benefits; Outreach Activities
  • Department of Health and Human ServicesCenters for Disease Control; Environmental Protection Agency; RESPONSE BY OTHERS TO PUBLIC CONCERNS; State Governments; Veterans' Advocates; Australia and South Korea; National Research Council and Institute of Medicine; REFERENCES; 3 The U.S. Military and the Herbicide Program in Vietnam ; MILITARY AND DEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS OF VIETNAM VETERANS; Estimates of the Number of Military Personnel Serving in Vietnam; Federal Estimates; Other Survey Estimates; Military and Demographic Characteristics; Studies of Women Veterans
  • THE MILITARY USE OF HERBICIDES IN VIETNAMOperation Ranch Hand; Herbicide Formulations; Military Herbicides; Level of Toxic Contaminants; Termination of the Program; Disposal of Surplus Herbicides; Ground Spraying of Herbicides; The HERBS and Services HERBS Tapes; Geographical Distribution of Herbicide Sprays; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; 4 Toxicology ; OVERVIEW; Chemistry; Exposure and Metabolism; Carcinogenicity: TCDD; Mechanism of Action; Carcinogenicity: Herbicides; Mechanism of Action; Immunotoxicity: TCDD; Mechanism of Action; Immunotoxicity: Herbicides
Control code
940510365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (832 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309556194
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)940510365
Label
Veterans and Agent Orange : Health Effects of Herbicides Used in Vietnam
Publication
Note
Reproductive and Developmental Toxicity: TCDD
Bibliography note
REFERENCES2 History of the Controversy Over the Use of Herbicides ; MILITARY USE OF HERBICIDES IN VIETNAM; Herbicide Development and Testing; Use of Herbicides in Vietnam; EARLY CONCERNS ABOUT THE USE OF HERBICIDES IN VIETNAM; Early Accounts of Dioxin (TCDD) ; Concerns Over the Long-Term Use of Herbicides; CONCERNS ABOUT EXPOSURE TO AGENT ORANGE; Vietnam Veterans Return Home; The Beginning of the Controversy; AGENT ORANGE PRODUCT LIABILITY LITIGATION; Class Action Suit; CONCERNS ABOUT OTHER EXPOSURES TO 2,4,5-T AND TCDD; Occupational Exposure; Production Workers
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Veterans and Agent Orange; Copyright; Foreword; Preface; CONDUCT OF THE STUDY; Contents; 1 Executive Summary; ORGANIZATION AND FRAMEWORK; CONCLUSIONS ABOUT HEALTH OUTCOMES; Health Outcomes with Sufficient Evidence of an Association; Health Outcomes with Limited/Suggestive Evidence of an Association; Health Outcomes with Limited/Suggestive Evidence of No Association; Health Outcomes with Inadequate/Insufficient Evidence to Determine Whether an Association Exists; Increased Risk in Vietnam Veterans; RESEARCH RECOMMENDATIONS; Epidemiologic Studies of Vietnam Veterans; Mandated Research Efforts
  • Agricultural and Forestry WorkersPulp and Paper Mill Workers; Major Event Associated with Occupational Exposure to Dioxin (TCDD); Environmental Exposures; Domestic Use of Herbicides; Major Events Associated with Environmental Exposure to Dioxin (TCDD); THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT'S RESPONSE TO PUBLIC CONCERNS; White House; U.S. Congress; Hearings; Legislation on Agent Orange; Office of Technology Assessment; General Accounting Office; Department of the Air Force; Department of Veterans Affairs; Health Care; Research Efforts; Compensation and Benefits; Outreach Activities
  • Department of Health and Human ServicesCenters for Disease Control; Environmental Protection Agency; RESPONSE BY OTHERS TO PUBLIC CONCERNS; State Governments; Veterans' Advocates; Australia and South Korea; National Research Council and Institute of Medicine; REFERENCES; 3 The U.S. Military and the Herbicide Program in Vietnam ; MILITARY AND DEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS OF VIETNAM VETERANS; Estimates of the Number of Military Personnel Serving in Vietnam; Federal Estimates; Other Survey Estimates; Military and Demographic Characteristics; Studies of Women Veterans
  • THE MILITARY USE OF HERBICIDES IN VIETNAMOperation Ranch Hand; Herbicide Formulations; Military Herbicides; Level of Toxic Contaminants; Termination of the Program; Disposal of Surplus Herbicides; Ground Spraying of Herbicides; The HERBS and Services HERBS Tapes; Geographical Distribution of Herbicide Sprays; SUMMARY; REFERENCES; 4 Toxicology ; OVERVIEW; Chemistry; Exposure and Metabolism; Carcinogenicity: TCDD; Mechanism of Action; Carcinogenicity: Herbicides; Mechanism of Action; Immunotoxicity: TCDD; Mechanism of Action; Immunotoxicity: Herbicides
Control code
940510365
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (832 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780309556194
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)940510365

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