Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 74

Cerebrovascular disease, studying, 46, 56

Chalmers, Thomas C., 61

Chemical agents, studying, 34, 66

Chemotherapy, studying, 31

Churchill, Edward, 2, 4-5, 8

Coding, 13

Cohen, Bernard M., 11, 13, 19-27, 31-35, 42

Columbia University, 2

Committee on Epidemiology and Veterans Follow-up Studies (CEVFUS), 38-61, 71

funding for, 64-65

Committee on Veterans Medical Problems (CVMP), 5, 7-8, 10-17, 19, 21, 23, 25-26, 28, 30

decline of, 32-38

Coronary heart disease, studying, 31, 40, 48

Cushing, E.H., 11, 13, 16

D

Davison, Wilbert C., 16

DeBakey, Michael E., 2-11, 15-16, 23, 33, 38, 50, 54-55, 75-76

Defense Nuclear Agency (DNA), 74

Demobilization, 1-2

Disability pensions, 12-13

Disease, understanding course of, 9

Dublin, Louis, 2, 4

Duke University, 16

Dunham, Charles, 49, 51, 56

Dyer, Robert, 4

E

Ebert, James, 62

Eisenhower, President Dwight D., 19-21

Encephalitis, studying, 32

Engleman, Ephraim, 25

Epidemiology, studying, 76

Epilepsy, posttraumatic, studying, 4, 16-17

Epstein, Frederick H., 38

F

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), 31, 67

Felix, Robert H., 62

Fluoridation, studying, 64

Follow-up Agency. See Medical Follow-up Agency (MFUA)

Follow-up studies, 9-11

Francis, Thomas, 29, 37

G

Great Society era, 41, 46-49

Group therapy, studying, 10

Gulf War, 73-75

H

Handler, Philip, 60-61

Hantavirus infection, studying, 71-72

Harvard University, 38

Hawley, Paul R., 6-7, 9

Heart disease. See Cardiovascular disease;

Coronary heart disease

Hemorrhagic fever, studying, 71-72

Henry Ford Hospital, 7

Hepatitis, infectious, studying, 7, 12, 14, 32, 65, 68, 70

Herniated lumbar disks, studying, 35, 40, 46, 48

Hodgkin's disease, studying, 13, 18, 20, 26, 35, 40

Howson, Chris, 74

Hrubec, Zdenek, 35, 39, 60

I

Influenza vaccine, studying, 32

Institute of Medicine (IOM), 67, 70-71

Ionizing radiation. See Irradiation

Irradiation, studying, 32, 40, 49, 57, 69



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