Activity

Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Hebicides: First Biennial Update


Type: Consensus Study
Topics: Military and Veterans Health, Environmental Health
Board: Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice

Activity Description

This study prepared an updated review and evaluation of the available scientific evidence regarding the statistical association between exposure to dioxin or to the herbicides used in Vietnam and various adverse health outcomes.

This review builds on the information developed by the previous committees on the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides.