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Nutrition Services in Perinatal Care:: Second Edition

Institute of Medicine, Food and Nutrition Board, Committee on Nutritional Status During Pregnancy and Lactation, National Academy of Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies - Medical - 1992 - 128 pages
This book focuses on nutrition services beginning in the preconceptional period and extending well beyond birth. It provides the rationale for the recommended nutritional ...
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Science and Technology Leadership in American Government:: Ensuring the Best ...

National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, Panel on Presidentially Appointed Scientists and Engineers, National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine - Political Science - 1992 - 104 pages
The government of the United States today is deeply involved in activities that have significant scientific and technical (S & T) components that are vitally important for ...
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Childhood Cancer Survivorship:: Improving Care and Quality of Life

National Cancer Policy Board, National Research Council, Institute of Medicine - Medical - 2003 - 224 pages
Only more recently has it been realized that the intense effort to care for and cure a child with cancer does not end with survival. Continued surveillance and a variety of ...
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Considerations for Viral Disease Eradication:: Lessons Learned and Future ...

Institute of Medicine, Board on Global Health, Forum on Emerging Infections - Medical - 2002 - 232 pages
Since smallpox eradication, the science of eradication has changed and with it, our definitions of what diseases are possible to eradicate. However, eradication must not beget ...
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Our Common Journey:: A Transition Toward Sustainability

Board on Sustainable Development, National Research Council, Policy Division, Policy and Global Affairs - Social Science - 1999 - 384 pages
World human population is expected to reach upwards of 9 billion by 2050 and then level off over the next half-century. How can the transition to a stabilizing population also ...
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Raising Public Awareness of Engineering

National Academy of Engineering - Education - 2002 - 108 pages
The public has little awareness or appreciation of engineering as the source of technology. The engineering community spends mightily to try to improve public awareness, but an ...
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Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming

Institute of Medicine, Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy, Policy Implications of Greenhouse Warming--Synthesis Panel, National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Sciences, Policy and Global Affairs - Political Science - 1991 - 144 pages
Readily accessible to any interested reader, this volume offers an analysis of the major issues surrounding greenhouse warming and presents the authoring panel's ...
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High-Energy Astrophysics:: American and Soviet Perspectives/Proceedings from ...

National Academy of Sciences, Policy and Global Affairs, Office of International Affairs - Science - 1991 - 424 pages
During the past decade, the field of astrophysics has progressed at an impressive rate. This was reflected by the topics discussed at the workshop from which this book eminated ...
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Fateful Choices:: The Future of the U.S. Academic Research Enterprise

Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable, Working Group on the Academic Research Enterprise, National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine - Political Science - 1992 - 72 pages
This volume describes a vision for the future of U.S. academic research and the near-term actions and policies required to maintain the quality of academic research in the ...
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Science and Technology in the Academic Enterprise:: Status, Trends, and Issues

Institute of Medicine, Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable, The Government-University-Industry Research Roundtable, National Academy of Engineering, National Academy of Sciences - Education - 1989 - 120 pages
The U.S. academic research enterprise is entering a new era characterized by remarkable opportunities and increased strain. This two-part volume integrates the experiential ...
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