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Title:
Pesticide use during the Gulf War ; a survey of Gulf War veterans
Author:
Fricker, Ronald D., 1960-
Publication Information:
Santa Monica, Calif. : Rand, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
xxxii, 118 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
General Note:
Prepared for the Office of the Secretary of Defense.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780833028952
Format :
Book

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Documenting the results of a telephone survey of 2005 Gulf War veterans' investigating the use of pesticides during the Gulf War, this volume presents results showing that the majority of military personnel were exposed to some pesticides.


Table of Contents

Prefacep. v
Figuresp. ix
Tablep. xi
Summaryp. xv
Acknowledgmentsp. xxvii
Acronymsp. xxix
A Note on Trade Namesp. xxxi
Chapter 1 Introductionp. 1
Chapter 2 Survey and Sample Descriptionp. 7
Chapter 3 Survey Resultsp. 19
Chapter 4 Living Conditions and Variations in Pesticide Usep. 43
Chapter 5 Potential Misuse or Overuse of Pesticidesp. 57
Appendix A Main Survey Instrumentp. 69
Appendix B Definition of the Sampling Frame and Samplep. 75
Appendix C Analytic Methodsp. 95
Appendix D Evaluating Recall Biasp. 107
Referencesp. 117

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