TITLE

Proposed Rules: DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
Federal Register (National Archives & Records Service, Office of;3/31/2014, Vol. 79 Issue 61, p17972
SOURCE TYPE
Government Documents
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a denial of petition for addition of a health condition by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The Administrator of the World Trade Center (WTC) Health Program received a petition to add kidney damage to the List of WTC-Related Health Conditions. The Administrator finds insufficient evidence exists to request a recommendation of the WTC Health Program Scientific/Technical Advisory Committee (STAC).
ACCESSION #
95336757

 

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