The Resource Genetic issues in public health and medicine, edited by Bernice H. Cohen, Abraham M. Lilienfeld, P.C. Huang ; with an introd. by Bentley Glass

Genetic issues in public health and medicine, edited by Bernice H. Cohen, Abraham M. Lilienfeld, P.C. Huang ; with an introd. by Bentley Glass

Label
Genetic issues in public health and medicine
Title
Genetic issues in public health and medicine
Statement of responsibility
edited by Bernice H. Cohen, Abraham M. Lilienfeld, P.C. Huang ; with an introd. by Bentley Glass
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA645.G4
LC item number
G46
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QZ 50.3
NLM item number
G325 1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1931-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cohen, Bernice H
  • Lilienfeld, Abraham M
  • Huang, P. C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical genetics
  • Public health
  • Medical screening
  • Human genetics
  • Bioethics
  • Genetic Diseases, Inborn
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Genetic Testing
  • Human genetics
  • Medical genetics
  • Medical screening
  • Public health
Label
Genetic issues in public health and medicine, edited by Bernice H. Cohen, Abraham M. Lilienfeld, P.C. Huang ; with an introd. by Bentley Glass
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Timothy Merz
  • "Eco-genetics" : genetic variation in susceptibility to environmental agents
  • Gilbert Omenn and Arno G. Motulsky
  • Sec. II. Prenatal diagonsis of genetic disorders
  • Prenatal diagnosis of genetic disease by amniocentesis
  • Barbara M. Migeon
  • The national amniocentesis registry
  • Charles U. Lowe
  • Sec. III. Population screening and surveillance
  • Screening for genetic diseases : limitations and pitfalls
  • Introduction -- Some perspectives in human genetics
  • George H. Thomas
  • Genetic screeing : prerequisites and further considerations
  • Haig H. Kazazian, Jr.
  • Genetic screening for phenylketonuria and its effectiveness
  • Neil A. Holtzman
  • Some epidemiologic aspects of chromosomal aneuploidy
  • Arthur Robinson, Walter B. Goad, Theodore T. Puck
  • Cytogenetic screening of community-dwelling males
  • Digamber S. Borgaonkar
  • Community surveillance of birth defects
  • Bentley Glass
  • Godfrey P. Oakley, Jr., J. William Flynt, Jr., Arthur Falek
  • Sec. IV. Investigations and programs in special population segments
  • A community-based program for the control of Tay-Sachs disease
  • Michael M. Kaback
  • Public health perspectives on screening and problems in counseling in Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Robert F. Murray, Jr.
  • Genetics and diabetes : some effects of ethnic background and environment
  • Robin M. Bannerman
  • Genetic studies in inbred populations with particular reference to the old order Amish
  • Victor A. McKusick
  • Sec. I. The genetic material and its interrelationship with the environment
  • Sec. V. Genetic counseling and intervention
  • Genetic counseling : a critical review of the published literature
  • Barton Childs
  • Genetic intervention : some social, psychological, and philosophical aspects
  • Edmond A. Murphy, Gary A. Chase, Alejandro Rodriguez
  • Sec. VI. Present capabilities and future possibilities /--
  • Prevention of maternal Rh immunization
  • John M. Bowman
  • Transplantation : a genetic, ethical, and public health issue
  • Wilma B. Bias
  • DNA repair and reconstruction and their implications for public health
  • Genetic engineering and gene therapy : some implications
  • Robert L. Sinsheimer
  • P.C. Huang
  • The genetics of mammalian somatic cells
  • Theodore T. Puck
  • Radiation, clastogenic agents, and health
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 486 pages
Isbn
9780398036591
Lccn
77002181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2818258
Label
Genetic issues in public health and medicine, edited by Bernice H. Cohen, Abraham M. Lilienfeld, P.C. Huang ; with an introd. by Bentley Glass
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Timothy Merz
  • "Eco-genetics" : genetic variation in susceptibility to environmental agents
  • Gilbert Omenn and Arno G. Motulsky
  • Sec. II. Prenatal diagonsis of genetic disorders
  • Prenatal diagnosis of genetic disease by amniocentesis
  • Barbara M. Migeon
  • The national amniocentesis registry
  • Charles U. Lowe
  • Sec. III. Population screening and surveillance
  • Screening for genetic diseases : limitations and pitfalls
  • Introduction -- Some perspectives in human genetics
  • George H. Thomas
  • Genetic screeing : prerequisites and further considerations
  • Haig H. Kazazian, Jr.
  • Genetic screening for phenylketonuria and its effectiveness
  • Neil A. Holtzman
  • Some epidemiologic aspects of chromosomal aneuploidy
  • Arthur Robinson, Walter B. Goad, Theodore T. Puck
  • Cytogenetic screening of community-dwelling males
  • Digamber S. Borgaonkar
  • Community surveillance of birth defects
  • Bentley Glass
  • Godfrey P. Oakley, Jr., J. William Flynt, Jr., Arthur Falek
  • Sec. IV. Investigations and programs in special population segments
  • A community-based program for the control of Tay-Sachs disease
  • Michael M. Kaback
  • Public health perspectives on screening and problems in counseling in Sickle Cell Anemia
  • Robert F. Murray, Jr.
  • Genetics and diabetes : some effects of ethnic background and environment
  • Robin M. Bannerman
  • Genetic studies in inbred populations with particular reference to the old order Amish
  • Victor A. McKusick
  • Sec. I. The genetic material and its interrelationship with the environment
  • Sec. V. Genetic counseling and intervention
  • Genetic counseling : a critical review of the published literature
  • Barton Childs
  • Genetic intervention : some social, psychological, and philosophical aspects
  • Edmond A. Murphy, Gary A. Chase, Alejandro Rodriguez
  • Sec. VI. Present capabilities and future possibilities /--
  • Prevention of maternal Rh immunization
  • John M. Bowman
  • Transplantation : a genetic, ethical, and public health issue
  • Wilma B. Bias
  • DNA repair and reconstruction and their implications for public health
  • Genetic engineering and gene therapy : some implications
  • Robert L. Sinsheimer
  • P.C. Huang
  • The genetics of mammalian somatic cells
  • Theodore T. Puck
  • Radiation, clastogenic agents, and health
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 486 pages
Isbn
9780398036591
Lccn
77002181
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)2818258

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