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Title Immunization safety review : thimerosal-containing vaccines and neurodevelopmental disorders / Kathleen Stratton, Alicia Gable, and Marie C. McCormick, editors ; Immunization Safety Review Committee, Board on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Institute of Medicine
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 122 pages) : illustrations, charts
Series The compass series
Compass series (Washington, D.C.)
Contents ""IMMUNIZATION SAFETY REVIEW""; ""Copyright""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Contents""; ""Executive Summary""; ""PLAUSIBILITY ASSESSMENT""; ""Biological Plausibility""; ""Causality""; ""SIGNIFICANCE ASSESSMENT""; ""PUBLIC HEALTH RESPONSE""; ""Policy Review and Analysis""; ""Public Health and Biomedical Research""; ""Epidemiological Research""; ""Clinical Research""; ""Basic Science Research""; ""Communications""; ""SUMMARY""; ""REFERENCES""; ""Immunization Safety Review: Thimerosal-Containing Vaccines and Neurodevelopmental Disorders ""; ""ORIGINS OF THE IMMUNIZATION SAFETY REVIEW PROJECT""
""Continued Exposure to Thimerosal""""Use of Thimerosal-Containing Vaccines in Other Countries""; ""Confusion from Changes in Hepatitis B Immunization Policy""; ""Trust in the Safety of Vaccines""; ""Conclusion""; ""RECOMMENDATIONS REGARDING THE PUBLIC HEALTH RESPONSE""; ""Policy Review and Analysis""; ""Public Health and Biomedical Research""; ""Epidemiological Studies""; ""Clinical Studies""; ""Basic Science Studies""; ""Communications""; ""SUMMARY""; ""REFERENCES""; ""Appendix A Immunization Safety Review: Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine and Autism Executive Summary ""
""Health Effects of Low-Dose Exposures to Thimerosal and Methylmercury""""Investigations Related to Mercury and Heavy Metals in Children with Autism""; ""Application of Methylmercury Exposure Guidelines to Thimerosal Exposure from Vaccines""; ""Biological Plausibility Argument""; ""Evidence Regarding Association: Case Reports, Case Series, and Uncontrolled and Controlled Epidemiological Studies""; ""Case Reports and Case Series""; ""Epidemiological Studies""; ""CAUSALITY ARGUMENT""; ""SIGNIFICANCE ASSESSMENT""; ""Concern Regarding Neurodevelopmental Disorders""
""OVERVIEW OF THE IMMUNIZATION SAFETY REVIEW PROJECT""""THE HYPOTHESIZED RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN MMR AND AUTISM""; ""PLAUSIBILITY ASSESSMENT""; ""SIGNIFICANCE ASSESSMENT""; ""RECOMMENDATIONS""; ""Public Health Response""; ""Policy Review""; ""Research Regarding MMR and ASD""; ""Communications""; ""General and Crosscutting Issues""; ""SUMMARY""; ""REFERENCES""; ""Appendix B Monday, July 16, 2001 Meeting Agenda ""; ""Appendix C Thimerosal Content in Licensed Vaccines ""; ""Appendix D Immunization Safety Review Committee Biosketches ""; ""Board on Health Promotion Disease Prevention Liaison""
""THE CHARGE TO THE COMMITTEE""""THE STUDY PROCESS""; ""THE FRAMEWORK FOR ASSESSING CAUSALITY""; ""UNDER REVIEW: THIMEROSAL-CONTAINING VACCINES AND NEURODEVELOPMENTAL DISORDERS""; ""Thimerosal in Vaccines""; ""Neurodevelopmental Disorders""; ""Autism""; ""Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)""; ""Speech or Language Delay""; ""PLAUSIBILITY ASSESSMENT""; ""Evidence Regarding Association: Biological Plausibility""; ""Mercury Toxicokinetics""; ""Comparisons of Ethylmercury and Methylmercury""; ""Health Effects of High-Dose Exposures to Thimerosal, Ethylmercury, and Methylmercury""
Analysis Andre fag (naturvidenskab og teknik) Andre fag
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Print version record
Subject Developmental disabilities -- Etiology.
Organomercury compounds -- Physiological effect.
Vaccination -- Complications.
Autistic Disorder -- etiology.
Child Development Disorders, Pervasive -- etiology.
Neurotoxicity Syndromes -- etiology.
Thimerosal -- adverse effects.
Thimerosal -- toxicity.
Vaccination -- adverse effects.
Vaccines -- adverse effects.
Form Electronic book
Author Gable, Alicia.
McCormick, Marie C.
Stratton, Kathleen R.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Immunization Safety Review Committee.
LC no. 2002277341
ISBN 0309565731 (electronic bk.)
9780309565738 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Thimerosal-containing vaccines and neurodevelopmental disorders