Cover Image

PAPERBACK
$111.75



View/Hide Left Panel

CWS, see Chemical Warfare Service

Cytotoxicity, of Lewisite, 86

of sulfur mustard, 75-77, 85

D

Department of Defense (DoD), 7, 225-226

Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), 1-2, 6, 51, 204, 224-226

Depression, 207

Dermatological effects, see Skin disorders and injury

Disability claims, 1-2, 10-11, 28, 66

Diseases, listing, 4-5, 217

self-reported, 64-65, 384-385

in VA determination guidelines, 2

Disposal of chemical weapons, 33, 48-50

DNA damage, from arsenite, 86-87

from sulfur mustard, 75-77, 83-84, 163-164, 216

Documentation, classification of, 7-8, 51-52, 226

foreign sources, 18-19

long-term effects, 2, 5-6, 214-215

personnel records, 7, 11, 66-67, 225, 370-377

of tests, 17-18, 215, 371

VA guidelines, 2, 11

Drods, 35

Drop tests, see Patch tests

E

Edgewood Arsenal, 28, 39-40, 42, 46, 140, 376-377

Emphysema, 119-120, 121, 127, 336, 408-409

Erythema, 159

as chamber test end point, 36, 39, 40

Exposure levels, 3, 33, 34, 215

chamber tests, 39-40, 52-55

patch tests, 35

Eye disease and injury, 4-5, 131-132, 142-145, 218-219

acute effects, 133-139

battlefield exposure, 135, 137, 140-142

from Lewisite, 137, 138, 144-145, 219

occupational exposure, 139-140

from sulfur mustard, 133-144, 218-219

treatment, 143-144

F

Field tests, 3, 31, 32, 40-41, 66

Follow-up of test subjects, 34, 6-8, 50-52, 224-225

roster development, 370-377

France, WWI gas casualties, 140

G

Gas chamber tests, see Chamber tests

Gas masks, 3, 36n, 43, 52-55, 215

Gas neurosis, 203

Gastrointestinal disorders, 64, 187, 220

Genetic damage, from Lewisite, 86-87, 104, 192-195

from sulfur mustard, 46-47, 75-77, 83-85, 104, 189-192, 216

Genital injury, 39, 160, 175, 219, 221

Germany, mustard gas use, 9-10

weapons production workers, 169



The National Academies | 500 Fifth St. N.W. | Washington, D.C. 20001
Copyright © National Academy of Sciences. All rights reserved.
Terms of Use and Privacy Statement