Accession Number : AD0692528

Title :   PRINCIPLES AND METHODS OF MEDICAL GEOGRAPHIC MAPPING.

Corporate Author : ASSISTANT CHIEF OF STAFF FOR INTELLIGENCE (ARMY) WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 15 JUL 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 153

Abstract : Contents: Key problems in mapping in the field of medical geography; Experience in compiling small-scale specialized zoogeographic maps with medical geographic content; Experience in mapping the population of black-legged ticks carriers of natural focal infections; Problems in the mapping of natural focal diseases as revealed by experience in work on a map for a complex geographic atlas; Experience in medical geographic mapping of situation exerting effect on development of biogeochemical endemias in Transbaykalia; Experience in compiling component medical geography maps; Principles and methods for compiling maps for the complex medical geographic evaluation of an area; Some aspects of cartographic work in compiling medical geographic maps.

Descriptors :   (*MAPPING, MEDICAL RESEARCH), (*GEOGRAPHY, MEDICINE), ECOLOGY, DISEASE VECTORS, POPULATION, ANIMALS, DISEASES, USSR, EPIDEMIOLOGY, PLANTS(BOTANY), TERRAIN, TICKS

Subject Categories : Cartography and Aerial Photography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE