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Title The Children of atomic bomb survivors : a genetic study / edited by James V. Neel and William J. Schull
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1991
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Contents ""THE CHILDREN OF ATOMIC BOMB SURVIVORS""; ""Copyright""; ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""Orientation""; ""BEGINNINGS""; ""THE THREE PHASES OF THE STUDY""; ""Phase I (1948�1954)""; ""Phase II (1955�1968)""; ""Phase III (1969�1990)""; ""AN ESTIMATE OF THE GENETIC DOUBLING DOSE OF RADIATION""; ""REFERENCES""; ""Genetic Effects of the Atomic Bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki""; ""THE EFFECT OF EXPOSURE TO THE ATOMIC BOMBS ON PREGNANCY TERMINATION IN HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI""; ""TABLE OF CONTENTS""; ""LIST OF TABLES""; ""LIST OF FIGURES""; ""CHAPTER I BACKGROUND""; ""CHAPTER II THE PLAN""
""3.2.2 Autosomal Structural Rearrangements""
""CHAPTER III A COMPARISON OF HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI""""CHAPTER IV THE CRITERIA OF RADIATION EMPLOYED IN THE STUDY""; ""CHAPTER V THE COMPARABILITY OF IRRADIATION SUBCLASSES""; ""CHAPTER VI STATISTICAL METHODS""; ""CHAPTER VII ANALYSIS OF THE SEX RATIO DATA""; ""CHAPTER VIII ANALYSIS OF THE MALFORMATION DATA""; ""CHAPTER IX ANALYSIS OF THE STILLBIRTH DATA""; ""CHAPTER X THE ANALYSIS OF THE BIRTHWEIGHT DATA""; ""CHAPTER XI ANALYSIS OF THE DATA CONCERNING DEATH DURING THE NINE-MONTH PERIOD FOLLOWING DELIVERY""; ""CHAPTER XII THE ANALYSIS OF THE ANTHROPOMETRIC DATA""
""CHAPTER XIII THE AUTOPSY FINDINGS""""CHAPTER XIV RECAPITULATION""; ""CHAPTER XV PERMISSIBLE INFERENCES""; ""APPENDIX""; ""PROCEDURE FOR CODING GENETICS SHORT-FORM QUESTIONNAIRES""; ""CODING INSTRUCTIONS FOR GENETICS FOLLOW-UP QUESTIONNAIRES""; ""CODING INSTRUCTIONS FOR PEDIATRICS FOLLOW-UP QUESTIONNAIRE""; ""REFERENCES""; ""SUBJECT INDEX ""; ""NAME INDEX ""; ""ATOMIC BOMB EXPOSURE AND THE PREGNANCIES OF BIOLOGICALLY RELATED PARENTS A PROSPECTIVE STUDY OFGENETIC EFFECTS OF IONIZING�""; ""REFERENCES""
""Some Further Observations on the Sex Ratio Among Infants Born to Survivors of the Atomic Bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki""""STUDIES OF THE SEX RATIO IN HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI""; ""DISCUSSION""; ""Other Studies of the Effect of Radiation on the Sex Ratio in Man""; ""On an Interpretation of the Present Studies""; ""SUMMARY""; ""REFERENCES""; ""A Cohort-Type Study of Survival in the Children of Parents Exposed to Atomic Bombings""; ""Factors Determining the Design of the Study""; ""DESCRIPTION OF STUDY PROCEDURES""; ""SOURCES OF VARIATION IN MORTALITY OTHER THAN RADIATION""
""THE RELATIONSHIP OF MORTALITY TO EXPOSURE""""DISCUSSION""; ""EPILOGUE""; ""SUMMARY""; ""REFERENCES""; ""MORTALITY IN THE CHILDREN OF ATOMIC BOMB SURVIVORS AND CONTROLS""; ""ABSTRACT""; ""THE STUDY POPULATION""; ""STATISTICAL CONSIDERATIONS""; ""THE DATA""; ""DISCUSSION""; ""LITERATURE CITED""; ""8 Cytogenetic Study of the Offspring of Atomic Bomb Survivors, Hiroshima and Nagasaki""; ""1 INTRODUCTION""; ""2 MATERIALS AND METHODS""; ""3 RESULTS""; ""3.1 Characteristics of the Study Sample""; ""3.2 Types and Frequencies of Chromosome Abnormalities""; ""3.2.1 Sex Chromosome Abnormalities""
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Subject Children of atomic bomb victims -- Health and hygiene -- Japan -- Hiroshima-shi.
Children of atomic bomb victims -- Health and hygiene -- Japan -- Nagasaki-shi.
Genetic toxicology.
Radiation -- Toxicology.
Form Electronic book
Author Neel, James V. (James Van Gundia), 1915-2000.
Schull, William J.
LC no. 91010042
ISBN 0309593182
1280203765
9780309593182
9786610203765