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World Health Organization Publication : Year 2006 ; Issue 92416605...

By: G. M. Williams

Medical Reference Publication

The Committee took note of the extensive evidence for the genotoxicity of several members of this group of flavouring agents related to furan, including the clastogenicity of 2-furyl methyl ketone (No. 1503) in mouse bone marrow

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Clinical Trials in Cancer Research

By: Edmund A. Gehan

Government Reference Publication

Introduction: The randomized clinical trial was first used for the evaluation of cancer treatments in the mid-1950s (I). Inonly two decades, it has proven to be a useful way oicvlutintgh e relative r.ifcctiveneuftrriitmcnt, and bodv ui knowled-re has hecn developed which provides objective data about cancer treatments. The organization of comparative clinical trials through the cooperative groups program sponsored by the National Cancer Institute in the U.S. and clinical...

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Report of the 33Rd Session of the Codex Committee on Food Additive...

By: Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations

Nutrition Reference Publication

Excerpt: The thirty-third Session of the Codex Committee on Food Additives and Contaminants reached the following conclusions: MATTERS FOR ADOPTION BY THE 24TH SESSION OF THE CODEX ALIMENTARIUS COMMISSION ... Forward several amendments to Table 3 (Additives with an Acceptable Daily Intake of ?Not Specified?) of the Codex General Standard for Food Additives (GSFA) to the Commission for final adoption at Step 5 of the Accelerated Procedure (para. 48) ... Forwarded several ...

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An Experimental and Clinical Research into Certain Problems Relati...

By: George Washington Crile
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A Practical Handbook of Medical Chemistry Applied to Clinical Rese...

By: William Houston Greene
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Clinical Researches on Disease in India

By: Morehead, Charles, 1807-1882
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World Health Organization : Technical Report Series, No. 782: Moni...

By: M. J. Behbehani

Medical Reference Publication

INTRODUCTION The WHO Expert Committee on Monitoring and Evaluation of Oral Health met at the Intercountry Centre for Oral Health (ICOH) in Chiang Mai, Thailand, from 8 to 14 December 1987. In reviewing the WHO Oral Health Programme, the Expert Committee noted its logic, breadth and innovatory approach, as well as its efforts to adapt to new situations and needs. The early emphasis of the Programme was on epidemiological methods and surveys, and on the development of the ...

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Clinical Investigations in Medical Research Guidance and Procedures

By: Department of Defense

Government Reference Publication

Excerpt: This instruction implements AFPD 40-4, Clinical Investigation and Human Use in Medical Research. It provides guidance and procedures for conducting clinical investigations at medical treatment facilities (MTF), clinical investigation facilities (CIF), and other medical support centers. It establishes procedures for using human subjects as volunteers in scientific studies in the Medical Service. If you will be using animals in clinical investigations, refer to AF...

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Occurrence and Methods of Control of Chemical Contaminants in Foods

By: C. F. Jelinek

Government Reference Publication

Introduction: Incidents that release chemicals into the environment often occur as a result of human activities. Such chemicals, which include pesticides, other industrial chemical contaminants, metals, and radionuclides, can also enter food by accident or misuse during food handling or processing. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) programs for monitoring and controlling levels of contaminants in foods, the results the agency has obtained, and the steps being taken ...

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Clinical Research Nih Has Implemented Key Provisions of the Clinic...

By: General Accounting Office

Government Accountability Integrity Reliability Office Collection

Excerpt: Results in Brief 3 Background 5 Growth in NIH?s Spending on Clinical Research Has Kept Pace with Total Spending 8 NIH Has Taken Steps to Improve Its Peer Review of Clinical Research 12 NIH Has Increased Its Support and Scope of GCRCs 14 NIH Has Increased Its Support of Clinical Research Career Development and Training 16 NIH Has Established an Extramural Loan Repayment Program for Clinical Investigators 20 Conclusion 22 Recommendation for Executive Action 22 Age...

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Carcinogen Adducts as an Indicator for the Public Health Risks of ...

By: Bruce P. Dunn

Government Reference Publication

Introduction: The exposure of aquatic organisms to carcinogenic chemicals has long been recognized. Considerable attention has been paid to the possibility of cancer in aquatic species as a result of exposure to environmental contaminants (I). However, less attention has been paid to the direct public health consequences of eating carciwgen-wntaminated aquatic foodstuffs. Recently, the discovery of high tumor frequencies in certain wild fish populations has focused publi...

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 1986 ; Issue 92415420...

By: J. J. Murray

Medical Reference Publication

IN spite of the overwhelming evidence that the administration of small quantities of fluoride significantly lowers the incidence of dental caries without risk to health, this simple public health measure has not yet been implemented on the scale it deserves. This is due in part to the often misguided opposition to community fluoridation programmes and in part to uncertainty in choosing among the various alternative methods in places where community water fluoridation is ...

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 1999 ; Issue 92415452...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

Introduction The quality of pharmaceuticals has been a concern of the World Health Organization (WHO) since its inception. The setting of global standards is requested in Article 2 of the WHO Constitution which cites as one of the Organization's functions that it should develop, establish and promote international standards niith respect to food, biological, pharmaceutical and s i d a r products. Every government allocates a substantial proportion of its total health bud...

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Foreign Affairs, Defense, And Trade Policy : Key Issues in the 107...

By: Valerie Bailey Grasso

Summary: Among the 107th Congress’ first orders of business will be dealing with the initiatives–both domestic and foreign policy–proposed by President Bush throughout his presidential campaign. The 2000 congressional campaigns suggested that the agenda of the 107th Congress will be largely domestic: Social Security, health care, education, taxes, and military pay were prominent in campaigns across America and on post-election news programs. Indeed, many issues discussed...

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World Health Organization Note for the Press, Year 2005, No. 16: W...

By: Lee Jong Wook

Medical Reference Publication

Geneva - The World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Dr LEE Jong-wook appointed today four new members to the Commission on Social Determinants of Health. The Commission on Social Determinants of Health, chaired by Sir Michael Marmot was launched in March this year and is a new body formed to spearhead political action on the social causes behind ill-health. The Commission includes global experts on health, education, housing and economics, whose work is to iden...

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 2004 ; Issue 92415461...

By: World Health Organization

Medical Reference Publication

Quality assurance of pharmaceuticals A compendium of guidelines and related materials

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The Public Health Response to Biological and Chemical Terrorism In...

Excerpt: Across the country, state health department officials are considering the capabilities of their departments to respond to a biological or chemical terrorism incident. Traditionally, the responsibilities of the state health departments have been disease surveillance and management. Health departments now are defining their roles to respond effectively to an intentional release of biological organisms or hazardous chemicals into an unsuspecting population.

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Crs Report for Congress Received through the Crs Web Science and T...

By: Marcia S. Smith

Summary: Science and technology have a pervasive influence over a wide range of issues confronting the nation. Decisions on how much federal funding to invest in research and development (R&D), and determining what programs have the highest priority, may have implications for homeland security, new high technology industries, government/private sector cooperation in R&D, and myriad other areas. This report provides an overview of key science and technology policy issues ...

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Committee on Organ Procurement and Transplantation Policy

By: General Accounting Office

Government Accountability Integrity Reliability Office Collection

Excerpt: Edward D. Penhoet (Chair), Dean, School Of Public Health, University -- Of California Berkeley -- Naihua Duan, Statistics Group, Rand Corporation, Santa Monica (Until -- May 6, 1999) -- Nancy Neveloff Dubler, Director, Division Of Bioethics, Montefiore -- Medical Center, Professor Of Bioethics, Albert Einstein College Of Medicine, -- New York -- Charles K. Francis, President, Charles R. Drew University Of Medicine -- And Science, Los Angeles -- Robert D. Gibbons...

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World Health Organization Publication : Year 2006 : Acs Tobacco At...

By: Judithmackay, Michael Eriksen, and Omar Shafey

Medical Reference Publication

The designations employed and the presentation of the material in this publication do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the American Cancer Society concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries. Dotted lines on maps represent approximate border lines, for which there may not yet be full agreement.The mention of specific companies or of c...

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