This book contains papers presented at a conference which describe studies of a World War II hepatitis epidemic, a genetic analysis of substance use in veteran twins, hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome, the psychological effects of military captivity, and dioxin in adipose tissue.
Other papers discuss radiation risk studies in military populations and resources for epidemiologic research in Vietnam-era veterans. This volume should be of interest to epidemiologists, medical researchers, and others interested in public health.
Table of Contents
|Means and Ends||1-4|
|Synopses of Papers||5-8|
|Yellow Fever Vaccine-Associated Hepatitis Epidemic During World War II: Follow-up More than 40 Years Later||9-18|
|Substance Use in World War II Veteran Twins: A Genetic Analysis||19-34|
|Hemorrhagic Fever with Renal Syndrome: Past Accomplishments and Future Challenges||35-48|
|Psychological Effects of Military Captivity||49-66|
|Dioxins and Dibenzofurans in Adipose Tissue of U.S. Vietnam Veterans and Controls||67-80|
|Radiation Risk Studies in Military Populations||81-96|
|Resources for Epidemiologic Research in Vietnam Era Veteran Populations within the Department of Veteran Affairs||97-103|
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