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Gulf War veterans

United States. General Accounting Office

Gulf War veterans

incidence of tumors cannot be reliably determined from available data : report to the Chairman, Subcommittee on Human Resources, Committee on Government Reform and Oversight, House of Representatives

by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by U.S. General Accounting Office in Washington, D.C. (P.O. Box 37050, Washington, D.C. 20013) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Dept. of Defense -- Data processing -- Evaluation,
  • United States. -- Dept. of Veterans Affairs -- Data processing -- Evaluation,
  • Persian Gulf War, 1991 -- Health aspects,
  • Persian Gulf syndrome -- Reporting -- United States,
  • Tumors -- Reporting -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesIncidence of tumors cannot be reliably determined from available data
    StatementUnited States General Accounting Office.
    ContributionsUnited States. General Accounting Office. National Security and International Affairs Division., United States. Congress. House. Committee on Government Reform and Oversight. Subcommittee on Human Resources.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination26 p. ;
    Number of Pages26
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14539276M
    OCLC/WorldCa38982613

    (Washington – April 4, ) – With scientific advances now regularly breaking related to Gulf War Illness, 97 members of Congress pushed this week for more treatment research for the debilitating condition that affects as many as one in three veterans of the Gulf War.   Epic WWII book “The Liberator” gets animated, Mission Transition & VA Telehealth. The other side of Vincent Rocco Vargas. Tim White declares WAR on child hunger. View More Episodes. Some Gulf War veterans could be at higher risk for COVID, expert says. Abbie Bennett. Ma - pm. Defense Department.

    Get this from a library! Gulf War veterans: treating symptoms and syndromes. [Bernard M Rosof; Lyla M Hernandez; Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Committee on Identifying Effective Treatments for Gulf War Veterans' Health Problems.;] -- This report identifies and describes approaches for assessing treatment effectiveness, illnesses, and conditions of Gulf War veterans.   For the study, researchers in the laboratory of James Baraniuk, M.D., professor of medicine at Georgetown University Medical Center, imaged the brains of veterans with Gulf War Author: Traci Pedersen.

    Tag Archives: Gulf War Veterans. Novem am Have A Happy (And Respectful) Veterans Day Today is a very special and solemn day in the United States. Today, we take a collective moment to honor and thank the brave men and women who serve in the United Stated Military. Jack Fisher's Official Publishing Blog The. The specific charge to the committee is to (1) identify and describe approaches for assessing treatment effectiveness; (2) identify illnesses and conditions among veterans of the Gulf War, using data obtained from the VA and the Department of Defense (DoD) Gulf War Registries, as well as information in published articles; and (3) for these.


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