Accession Number : AD0759580

Title :   Results of the All-Union Congress of Epidemiologists, Microbiologists, and Specialists in Infectious Diseases (15th).

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Report Date : 14 FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 6

Abstract : The congress stipulated for the next few years the following basic directions for scientific-research activity: The improvement of systems of obtaining, transmitting and analyzing data concerning infectious illnesses and measures used in combating them, on the basis of utilizing modern means of communication and computer equipment; deep and systematic study of epidemiological conjunctures of the USSR with purposes of scientific establishment of complex plans for preventive and anti-epidemic measures and epidemiological prognosis; further growth of virology both in the region of working on the problem of interrelation of the virus and the cell, and also in the region of immunization prophylactics and chemical prophylactics; the study of the morphology and physiology of pathogenic and conditionally pathogenic microorganisms and questions of their taxonomy; improvement of clinical and laboratory methods of diagnostics of infectious diseases.

Descriptors :   (*INFECTIOUS DISEASES, SYMPOSIA), EPIDEMIOLOGY, MICROBIOLOGY, IMMUNOLOGY, PUBLIC HEALTH, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH, MEDICAL RESEARCH, USSR

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Microbiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE