Accession Number:

AD0750453

Title:

Proceedings of the Berkeley Symposium on Mathematical Statistics and Probability (6th). Held at the Statistical Laboratory, University of California on April 9-12, 1971, June 16-21, 1971 and July 19-22, 1971. Volume VI. Effects of Pollution on Health,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY

Report Date:

1972-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

602.0

Abstract:

Contents Statistical problems and strategies in environmental epidemiology Research programs of the atomic energy commissions division of biology and medicine relevant to problems of health and pollution Statistical aspects of a community health and environmental surveillance system Environmental radiation and human health Epidemiologic studies of carcinogensis by ionizing radiation Radiation and infant mortality--some hazards of methodology Monitoring human birth defects Methods and strategies Averaging time and maxima for air pollution concentrations Effects of environmental pollutants upon animals other than man Ecological and environmental problems in the application of biomathematics Effects of toxicity on ecosystems Skeletal plan for a comprehensive epidemiologic study of pollution Effects of exposure on growth and development in children Some skeletal plans for studying health effects of air pollution.

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research
  • Radiobiology
  • Air Pollution and Control
  • Water Pollution and Control

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE