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Thesaurus Terms

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This is an alphabetical list of the thesaurus terms used to code the subject matter of each citation in the Index.

A

abdominal cramps
abortifacient agents
abortion centers
abortion failure
abortion history
abortion law
abortion rate
abortion seekers
abortion seekers, refused
abortion seekers, repeated
abortion surveys
abortion, drug induced
abortion, habitual
abortion, illegal
abortion, incomplete
abortion, induced
abortion, legal
abortion, rivanol
abortion, saline solution
abortion, selective
abortion, septic
abortion, soap solution
abortion, spontaneous
abortion, therapeutic
academic training
acceptance process
acceptor characteristics
acceptors
acceptors, new
acceptors, repeat
accidental deaths
acculturation
achievement
acne
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
acridines
action research
acupuncture
adenosine cyclic monophosphate
adhesions
administrative districts
administrative personnel
adnexal effects
adnexitis
adolescent pregnancy
adolescents
adolescents, female
adolescents, male
adoption
adrenal cortex effects
adrenal cortex hormones
adult
advisory services
African trypanosomiasis
age cumulative fertility rate
age distribution
age factors
age reporting
age specific death rate
age specific fertility rate
aged
aged, 80 and over
aggression
agrarian reform
agricultural development
agricultural workers
agriculture
alcohol drinking
alcohols
Aldridge procedure
algestone acetophenide
alkaloids
allergic reaction
alliance indexes
alopecia
alpha fetoproteins
alpha-chlorohydrin
altitude
amenorrhea
amines
amniocentesis
anabolic steroids
anal sex
analgesia
anatomy
androgens
anemia
anesthesia
animal resources
animals, laboratory
annual report
anovulation
anthropology
anthropology, cultural
anthropometry
anti-abortion groups
antibiotics
antibodies
antibody formation
antigen-antibody reactions
antigens
antimetabolites
antinatalist policy
appetite alterations
area analysis
arranged marriage
arterial occlusive diseases
arteriosclerosis
artificial insemination
ascorbic acid
Asians
aspirations
atherosclerosis
attitude
audience research
audiotapes
audiovisual aids
autoantibodies
autoimmune response
autopsy

B

baby boom
baby bust
bacterial and fungal diseases
barefoot doctors
barrier methods
basal body temperature method
baseline surveys
behavior
beliefs
below replacement fertility
bias
bibliography
biliary tract diseases
bilirubinemia
biodegradable delivery systems
biodiversity
biological aging
biological characteristics
biology
birth history
birth intervals
birth limiting
birth order
birth rate
birth records
birth spacing
birth weight
births averted
births expected
bisexuals
blacks
bleeding
blindness
blood coagulation effects
blood donors
blood pressure
blood proteins
blood supply
blood transfusion
body height
body temperature
body weight
bonding
border crossing
Bosnia-Herzegovina
bottle feeding
brain drain
Brass technic
breast cancer
breast feeding
broadcast media
Buddhism
burns

C

cadmium
calcium
caloric intake
cancer
candidiasis
cannula
capacity building
capital
capitalism
carbohydrate metabolic effects
carbohydrates
carbon dioxide
carboxylic acids
cardiovascular effects
carrying capacity
case control studies
case fatality rate
case histories
case studies
caste
castration
catalog
catecholamines
catheter
Catholicism
causes of death
CDC
CELADE
census
census methods
central city
central nervous system
central nervous system effects
cerebrovascular effects
cervical cancer
cervical cap
cervical dilatation
cervical effects
cervical laceration
cervical mucus
cervical mucus method
cervix
cesarean section
chagas disease
chain migration
chancroid
chemosterilants
child
child abuse
child care
child custody
child development
child health
child health services
child labor
child mortality
child mortality fear index
child nutrition
child rearing
child support
child survival
child worth
child, female
child, male
child-woman ratio
chlamydia
chloride ion level
chlormadinone acetate
chlorotrianisene
cholera
cholestasis
cholesterol
chorea
Christianity
chromosome abnormalities
chronic diseases
Church of the Latter-Day Saints
classification
client-staff ratio
client-staff relations
clients
climate
clinic activities
clinic visits
clinical distribution
clinical research
clinical trials
clips
clogestone acetate
clomiphene
coding
cohort analysis
coital frequency
coitus
coitus interruptus
colchicine
cold chain
colonialism
colposcopy
colpotomy
commerce
commercial sector
communicable disease control
communicable diseases
communication
communication programs
communications personnel
Communism
community
community development
community financing
community health services
community participation
community relations
community surveys
community workers
community-based distribution
commuting
comparative studies
computer programs and programming
computers
condom
condom failure
conferences and congresses
confidential information
congenital abnormalities
consanguinity
consensual union
conservatism
constitution
consummation of marriage
consumption
contacting clients
contraception
contraception continuation
contraception failure
contraception research
contraception termination
contraception, immunological
contraceptive agents
contraceptive agents, estrogen
contraceptive agents, female
contraceptive agents, male
contraceptive agents, postcoital
contraceptive agents, progestin
contraceptive availability
contraceptive distribution
contraceptive effectiveness
contraceptive history
contraceptive implants
contraceptive importation
contraceptive method switching
contraceptive methods
contraceptive methods chosen
contraceptive mode of action
contraceptive prevalence
contraceptive prevalence index
contraceptive prevalence surveys
contraceptive removal
contraceptive usage
contraceptive vaccines
control groups
coordination
copper
cornual coagulation
corpus luteum
corpus luteum hormones
correlation of data
correlation studies
cost benefit analysis
cost effectiveness
counseling
counselors
counties
couple months of use
couple years of protection
couples
court decision
crime
critique
cross sectional analysis
cross-cultural comparisons
crowding
culdoscopy
cultural background
culture
curettage
currently married
curriculum
cyclic analysis
cyclophosphamide
cyproterone acetate
cystitis
cytochemical effects
cytologic effects
cytology

D

data adjustment
data aggregation
data analysis
data collection
data files
data linkage
data quality
data reporting
data sources
data storage and retrieval
daughters
death rate
death records
decentralization
decidual cell reaction
decision making
decreased libido
deficiency diseases
deforestation
dehydroepiandrosterone
delayed childbearing
delivery
delivery of health care
democracy
demographers
demographic accounting
demographic aging
demographic analysis
Demographic and Health Surveys
demographic effectiveness
demographic factors
demographic impact
demographic surveys
demographic transition
demographics
demography
dengue
dependency burden
Depo-provera
deportation
depression
dermatitis
dermatological effects
desegregation
desertification
desogestrel
destination
development planning
development plans
development policy
dexamethasone acetate
diabetes mellitus
diarrhea
diarrhea, infantile
diet
diethylstilbestrol
differential fertility
differential mortality
dimethisterone
dimethylpolysiloxanes
diphtheria
directory
diseases
disincentives
disintegration of blastocyst
distance
distributional activities
divorce
divorced
dizziness
domestic violence
domicile
double-blind studies
dowry
dropout characteristics
dropouts
drought
drug addiction
drug interactions
drug usage
drugs
dual data collection
dual income family
dysmenorrhea

E

Easterlin hypothesis
eclampsia
ecology
economic conditions
economic development
economic factors
economic model
economic policy
economic recession
economics
ECWA
eczema
edema
education
educational activities
educational status
educational technics
electrocoagulation
electrolyte balance
embolism
embryo
embryo transfer
emigrants
emotions
emphysema
employment
employment status
employment-based services
encephalitis
endocrine effects
endocrine system
endometrial cancer
endometrial effects
endometriosis
endometritis
endometrium
endoscopy
energy supply
English Speaking Africa
environment
environmental degradation
environmental impact
environmental policy
environmental pollution
environmental protection
enzymatic effects
enzyme inhibitors
enzymes
enzymes and enzyme inhibitors
epidemics
epidemiologic methods
epidemiology
epididymis
epididymitis
equipment and supplies
ergot alkaloids
error sources
erythema nodosum
erythrocyte sedimentation rate
ESCAP
Eskimos
estimation technics
estradiol
estradiol benzoate
estradiol enanthate
estriol
estrogenic substances, conjugated
estrogens
estrone
ethamoxytriphetol
ethics
ethinyl estradiol
ethnic groups
ethynodiol diacetate
eugenics
euthanasia
evaluation
evaluation indexes
evaluation methodology
evaluation report
evaluation research
event history analysis
ever married
examinations and diagnoses
excess mortality
expenditures
extended family
extramarital sex behavior

F

factor analysis
faculty
fallopian tubes
false negative reactions
false positive reactions
family allowances
family and household
family characteristics
family demography
family life cycle
family life surveys
family planning
family planning centers
family planning clinic attendance
family planning education
family planning information centers
family planning instructors
family planning personnel
family planning personnel characteristics
family planning personnel evaluation
family planning policy
family planning program administration
family planning program evaluation
family planning programs
family planning surveys
family planning training
family planning, behavioral methods
family planning, traditional methods
family policy
family reconstitution
family relationships
family research
family size
family size, average
family size, completed
family size, desired
family size, expected
family size, ideal
famine
fathers
fatigue
fear
fecundability
fecundity
feedback
fees
female condom
female contraception
female genital mutilation
female role
female sterilization
feminism
fertile period
fertility
fertility agents
fertility control, postcoital
fertility control, postconception
fertility decline
fertility determinants
fertility incentives
fertility measurements
fertility pattern method
fertility preferences
fertility rate
fertility surveys
fertilization
fetal death
fetal membranes
fetal tissue
fetal viability
fetus
fever
fibrinolysis
fibroadenosis
fibroids
field report
field workers
filariasis
filiation
films
fimbriectomy
financial activities
financing, government
first birth
first birth intervals
first intercourse
first pregnancy intervals
fistula
fitting
five-year plans
fluid balance
focus groups
folk media
folklore
follicle stimulating hormone
follow-up studies
food supplementation
food supply
forceps
foreign aid
foreigners
forests
fostering
foundations
friends and relatives
funds

G

galactorrhea
gallbladder diseases
gastrointestinal effects
gender issues
gender relations
genealogies
generations
genetic counseling
genetic technics
genetics
genetics, population
genital effects, female
genital effects, male
genital warts
genitalia
genitalia, female
genitalia, male
genocide
geographic factors
geography
germ cells
gestational age
gestodene
gingivitis
global warming
glucose metabolism effects
glucose tolerance test
goals
gold
gonadotropins
gonadotropins, chorionic
gonadotropins, pituitary
gonorrhea
gossypol
government
government agencies
government officials
government publication
government sponsored programs
grants
granulomas
gross national product
gross reproduction rate
group homes
group interviews
group meetings
group processes
growth
Guadeloupe
gynecologic surgery
gynecology

H

hair diseases
handicapped
head of household
headache
health
health and welfare planning
health education
health facilities
health facility planning
health insurance
health personnel
health services
health services administration
health services evaluation
health status indexes
health surveys
heart diseases
hematocrit
hematologic tests
hematological effects
hematoma
hemic system
hemoglobin level
hepatic effects
hepatitis
hereditary diseases
hernia
herpes genitalis
heterogeneity
heterosexuals
high fertility population
high income population
high risk women
Hinduism
hirsutism
Hispanics
histochemical effects
histology
historical demography
historical survey
HIV
HIV infections
HIV serodiagnosis
home economics
home visits
homeless persons
homeostasis
homicide
homosexuals
hormone antagonists
hormone receptors
hormone replacement therapy
hormones
hospital personnel
hospitals
household consumption
household distribution
households
housework
housing
HPV
human capital
human geography
human milk
human reproductive indexes
human resources
human rights
human volunteers
humor
husband-wife communication
husband-wife comparisons
hydatidiform mole
hygiene
hypertension
hypotension
hypothalamus
hysterectomy
hysterosalpingography
hysteroscopy
hysterotomy

I

IEC
illegal migrants
illegitimacy
illiterates
immigrants
immunity
immunity, active
immunity, cellular
immunity, natural
immunization
immunoglobulin alterations
immunologic factors
immunological effects
implantation
implantation suppression
in vitro
incentives
incest
incidence
income
income distribution
income generation programs
increased libido
index
Indians, North American
Indians, South American
indigenous health services
indigenous population
indirect estimation technics
industrialization
industry
inequalities
infant
infant mortality
infant nutrition
infant nutrition disorders
infant, premature
infanticide
infections
infertility
inflation
influentials
informal sector
information
information centers
information distribution
information networks
information processing
information retrieval systems
informed consent
ingredients and chemicals
inheritance
inhibition of fertilization
injectables
inorganic chemicals
insertion
insufflation
integrated programs
intelligence
interdisciplinary studies
interest groups
intergenerational transfers
intermarriage
intermediate variables
international agencies
international cooperation
international migration
interpersonal relations
interval sterilization
interviewers
interviews
intrauterine growth retardation
intravasal thread
inventories
investments
involuntary fertility control
IPPF
iron
irving method
ischemia
Islam
islands
IUD
IUD expulsion
IUD migration
IUD, copper releasing
IUD, hormone releasing
IUD, unmedicated
IV drug users

J

jaundice
Jews
job description
Judaism
jurisprudence

K

KAP surveys
kinship networks
knowledge
knowledge sources
kwashiorkor

L

labor force
labor migration
labor unions
laboratory examinations and diagnoses
laboratory procedures
lactation
lactation, prolonged
laminaria tents
land supply
land tenure
language
laparoscopy
laparotomy
laws and statutes
lead
legislation
leishmaniasis
leisure
length of life
leprosy
leukocytosis
levonorgestrel
liberalism
licensing
life cycle
life expectancy
life style
life table method
life tables
linear regression
lipid metabolic effects
lipids
literacy
literacy programs
literature review
litigation
live-birth pregnancy rate
liver cirrhosis
liver dysfunction
liver neoplasms
living arrangements
locale
logistic model
logistics
longitudinal studies
longterm effects
low birth weight
low fertility population
low income population
lubricants
luteinizing hormone
luteolytic effects
lynestrenol

M

Macedonia, former Yugoslav Republic of
macroeconomic factors
madlener method
magazines
mail distribution
mail-order
malaria
male circumcision
male contraception
male role
male sterilization
male urologic surgery
malnutrition
Malthusianism
mammary gland effects
management
manpower needs
manual
maps
marital fertility
marital status
market research
marketing
Markov chain
marriage
marriage age
marriage duration
marriage patterns
marriage postponement
Marxism
mass media
matched groups
mate selection
maternal age
maternal age, 35 and over
maternal health
maternal health services
maternal mortality
maternal nutrition
maternal physiology
maternal-child health services
maternal-fetal exchange
maternity benefits
mathematical model
matriarchy
measles
measurement
Medical Assistance, Title 19
medical liability
medical students
medical supervision
medicine
medicine, traditional
medrogestone
medroxyprogesterone acetate
megestrol acetate
melanosis
melasma
melengestrol acetate
membrane proteins
menarche
menopause
menorrhagia
menstrual cycle
menstrual regulation
menstruation
menstruation disorders
mental disorders
mental health
mental retardation
mestranol
metabolic effects
metals
method acceptability
methodological studies
methotrexate
metrorrhagia
microcensus
microcomputers
microeconomic factors
microform
micronutrients
microsurgery
middle aged
middle income population
midmenstruation
midwives
migraine
migrant workers
migrants
migration
migration policy
migration, internal
military personnel
milk substitutes
minilaparotomy
minority groups
minors
misinformation
misoprostol
mobile health units
models, experimental
models, theoretical
modernization
monitoring
morbidity
mortality
mortality decline
mortality determinants
mothers
mothers' clubs
motivation
multiparity
multiple birth
multiple classification analysis
multiple marriages
multiple partners
multiregional analysis
multivariate analysis
muscular effects
mustard compounds
myocardial infarction
myometrial effects
myometrium

N

nafoxidine
national health services
national security
nationality
native-born
natural disaster
natural family planning
natural fertility
natural increase
natural resources
nausea
needs
neighborhood
neoMalthusianism
neonatal diseases and abnormalities
neonatal mortality
neoplasms
neoplasms, benign
nervousness
nest leaving
net reproduction rate
neurologic effects
never married
newspapers
niacin
nickel
nitrogen mustard compounds
nomads
nonacceptor characteristics
nonacceptors
nonclinical distribution
nongovernmental organizations
nonmetropolitan population
nonmigrants
nonoxynol
nonoxynol-9
nonrespondents
nonverbal communication
norethindrone
norethindrone acetate
norethindrone enanthate
norethynodrel
norgestimate
norgestrel
notification
nuclear family
nulliparity
nuptiality
nurse-midwives
nurses
nutrition
nutrition disorders
nutrition indexes
nutrition programs
nutrition surveys
nylon

O

obesity
obstacles
obstetrical surgery
obstetrics
occupational health
occupational status
occupations
old age security
on-the-job training
onchocerciasis
one child policy
one parent family
one person household
only child
oogenesis
open live-birth intervals
operations research
ophthalmological effects
opposition to family planning
optimum population
oral contraceptives
oral contraceptives, combined
oral contraceptives, low-dose
oral contraceptives, phasic
oral effects
oral rehydration
oral sex
organic chemicals
organization and administration
organizations
origin
orphans
osteoporosis
out-of-school youths
outpatient clinic
ovarian cancer
ovarian cysts
ovarian effects
ovariectomy
ovary
overpopulation
oviductal effects
ovulation
ovulation detection
ovulation suppression
ovum
ovum transport
own children data
ownership
oxygen
oxytocin

P

packaging
PAHO
pain
pamphlets
paramedical personnel
parasite control
parasitic diseases
parental age
parental consent
parenting education
parents
parish registers
parity
parity progression ratio
parity specific birth rate
partner communication
paternal age
paternity benefits
patriarchy
pay equity
pearl's formula
peer groups
peer review
pelvic infections
pelvic inflammatory disease
pelvis
perception
perfect contraceptives
perforations
perinatal mortality
period analysis
peritoneal diseases
permits
personal identification systems
personality
personality development
personhood
personnel management
persuasion
pertussis
pesticides
pharmacists
pharmacy distribution
philosophical overview
photodermatitis
physical examinations and diagnoses
physician's office
physician-patient relations
physicians
physiology
pilot projects
pituitary gland
pituitary hormone releasing hormones
pituitary hormones
place of birth
plague
planning
planning methodology
plants, medicinal
plasma protein binding capacity
platelet aggregation
platinum
plugs
pneumoperitoneum
policy
policy development
policymakers
poliomyelitis
political factors
political systems
polyethylene
polygamy
polygyny
polymers
pomeroy method
population
population at risk
population characteristics
population control
population decrease
population density
population dynamics
population education
population forecast
population growth
population growth estimation
population law
population policy
population pressure
population program specialists
population programs
population projection
population register
population replacement
population size
population statistics
population theory
porphyria
Portuguese Speaking Africa
postabortal programs
postabortion
postcesarean section
postcoital douching
postimplantation phase
postmenstruation
postoperative procedures
postpartum abstinence
postpartum amenorrhea
postpartum programs
postpartum women
potassium ion level
poverty
power
pre-post tests
preanesthetic medication
preeclampsia
pregnancy
pregnancy complications
pregnancy history
pregnancy intervals
pregnancy outcomes
pregnancy rate
pregnancy tests
pregnancy tests, immunologic
pregnancy, abdominal
pregnancy, ectopic
pregnancy, first trimester
pregnancy, multiple
pregnancy, ovarian
pregnancy, planned
pregnancy, prolonged
pregnancy, second trimester
pregnancy, third trimester
pregnancy, tubal
pregnancy, unplanned
pregnancy, unwanted
pregnant women
prehistoric demography
preimplantation phase
premarital pregnancy
premarital sex behavior
premature birth
premature mortality
premenstrual tension
prenatal care
preoperative procedures
prescriptions
pretesting
prevalence
preventive medicine
previous practice
prices
pricing
primary health care
primary schools
primiparity
printed media
prisoners
private sector
privately sponsored programs
pro-choice groups
probability
problem formulation
procedures
product approval
production
productivity
products of conception, retention
progestational hormones
progesterone
progestins, low-dose
program acceptability
program accessibility
program activities
program appropriateness
program design
program development
program effectiveness
program efficiency
program evaluation
program sustainability
programmed instruction
programs
progress report
prolactin
promotion
promotional items
pronatalist policy
propaganda
prospective studies
prostaglandin antagonists
prostaglandins
prostaglandins, synthetic
prostate
prostitutes
protein bound iodine alterations
proteins
Protestantism
pruritus
pseudopregnancy
psychiatry
psychological factors
psychologists
psychology
psychology, social
psychosocial factors
puberty
public assistance
public health
public opinion
public relations
public sector
puerperal disorders
puerperium
pulmonary effects
pulmonary embolism

Q

qualitative evaluation
quality control
quality of health care
quality of life
quantitative evaluation
questionnaire design
questionnaires
quinacrine
quinacrine sterilization
quinestrol
quingestanol acetate

R

rabies
race relations
radio
randomized response technic
rape
recanalization
recommendations
records
recruitment activities
referral and consultation
refugee camps
refugees
regret
reliability
religion
remarriage
remittances
renal effects
renin-angiotensin-aldosterone effects
repeated rounds of survey
reproduction
reproductive behavior
reproductive control agents
reproductive health
reproductive period
reproductive rights
reproductive technologies
reproductive tract infections
research activities
research and development
research methodology
research proposal
research report
residence characteristics
resident status
residential mobility
residential selection
resource allocation
resources
respiratory infections
respiratory insufficiency
respondents
retention
retinal effects
retirement
retrospective studies
return migration
reverse survival method
reversibility
reversible sterilization
rh sensitization
rheumatic fever
rheumatic heart disease
rheumatoid factor
rhythm method, calendar
risk assessment
risk behavior
risk factors
risk reduction behavior
RU-486
rubella
rural development
rural health centers
rural health services
rural population
rural spatial distribution
rural-urban migration

S

safety
sales
saline solution, hypertonic
sampling errors
sampling studies
sanitation
satellite centers
satellite communications
satisfaction
savings
schistosomiasis
school age population
school enrollment
school teachers
school-based services
schools
schools, medical
schools, nursing
schools, public health
scoring methods
screening
seasonal variation
secondary schools
segregation
self care
self-perception
semen
seminal vesicles
sensory effects
separated
separation
seroconversion
serotonin
serum calcium level
serum copper level
serum folate level
serum iron level
serum magnesium level
serum phosphorus level
serum protein effects
serum total iron binding capacity
serum zinc level
service statistics
settlement and resettlement
sex behavior
sex determination
sex discrimination
sex distribution
sex education
sex factors
sex preference
sex preselection
sex ratio
sexual abstinence
sexual abuse
sexual harassment
sexual partners
sexuality
sexually transmitted diseases
short-term courses
siblings
signs and symptoms
silicon
silicone
silver
size
skeletal effects
slaves
slums
smoking
social adjustment
social behavior
social change
social class
social development
social discrimination
social marketing
social mobility
social networks
social planning
social policy
social problems
social protection
social sciences
social security
social welfare
social workers
socialism
socioeconomic factors
socioeconomic status
sociology
sociometric technics
sodium
sodium ion level
soil degradation
sons
spatial distribution
sperm agglutination
sperm banks
sperm capacitation
sperm count
sperm immobilizing agents
sperm maturation
sperm maturation blocking agents
sperm transport
sperm transport inhibition
spermatogenesis
spermatogenesis blocking agents
spermatozoa
spermicidal contraceptive agents
spousal consent
spousal support
spouse
squatters
stable population
stable population method
staff attitude
stainless steel
standard of living
standardization
stanolone
stationary population
statistical regression
statistical studies
stepparent
sterilization reversal
sterilization seekers
sterilization, sexual
steroid abortifacients
steroid metabolic effects
stress
students
studies
study design
subfecundity
substance addiction
suburbanization
sudden infant death syndrome
suicide
summary report
supervision
supplementary feeding
surgery
surgical equipment
surgical error
surrogate mothers
survey methodology
survey personnel
surveys
survivorship
sustainable development
sympto-thermal method
syphilis
syringe
systemic lupus erythematosus
systems analysis

T

tables and charts
taboo
tamoxifen
tape recordings
target population
taxation
teaching materials
technical report
technology
telangiectasia
telecommunications
television
temporary migration
terminology
tertiary sector
testing
testis
testosterone
tetanus
theoretical effectiveness
theoretical studies
thesaurus
thromboembolism
thrombophlebitis
thrombosis
thyroid effects
time factors
total fertility rate
toxic shock syndrome
toxicity
traditional healers
training activities
training of trainers
training programs
training technics
transcortin bound cortisol alterations
transportation
travel and tourism
travel documents
treaties
treatment
tribes
trichomoniasis
trocar
truncation bias
tryptophan metabolism alterations
tubal effects
tubal excision
tubal ligation
tubal motility effects
tubal occlusion
tubal reanastomosis
tubal rings
tuberculosis
tuberculosis, female genital
turnaround migration
typhoid fever

U

uchida method
ultrasonics
UN
UNAIDS
undercount
underemployment
underpopulation
unemployment
UNESCO
UNFPA
UNHCR
UNICEF
universities
unmarried
unmarried fathers
unmarried mothers
untrained personnel
unwanted births
urban population
urban spatial distribution
urbanization
urogenital effects
urogenital surgery
urogenital system
urticaria
USAID
use-effectiveness
user compliance
USFDA
USPHS
USSR
uterine aspirator
uterine effects
uterine perforation
uterus
utility theory
utilization of health care
utilization review

V

vaccination
vaccines
vacuum aspiration
vagina
vaginal abnormalities
vaginal approach
vaginal barrier methods
vaginal cancer
vaginal cream
vaginal desquamate effects
vaginal diaphragm
vaginal foam
vaginal injury
vaginal jelly
vaginal rings
vaginal shield
vaginal spermicides
vaginal sponge
vaginal suppository
vaginal tablet
vaginal tampon
vaginitis
vaginosis
validity
value orientation
valves
vas deferens
vas ligation
vas occlusion
vas reanastomosis
vascular diseases
vasectomy
Vatican City
vendors
venous engorgement
vertical transmission
vertigo
videotapes
violence
violent deaths
viral diseases
Virgin Islands (United Kingdom)
Virgin Islands (United States)
virginity
vital statistics
vitamin A
vitamin b complex
vitamins
voluntarism
voluntary childlessness
voluntary health agencies
voluntary workers
vomiting
voting rights

W

wages
wanted births
war
waste management
water supply
weaning
whites
WHO
widowed
women in development
women's groups
women's empowerment
women's status
workshops
World Bank
World Fertility Surveys
World Population Conferences

Y

yellow fever
youth

Z

zero population growth
zinc