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Document ID (ISN)37859
CIS number 82-1162
ISBN(s) 0-443-02300-X
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Author(s) McDonald J.C.
Title Recent advances in occupational health. Volume 1
Bibliographic information Churchill Livingstone, Robert Stevenson House, 1-3 Baxter's Place, Leith Walk, Edinburgh EH1 3AF, United Kingdom, 1981. 292p. Illus. 815 ref. price: ú16.00.
Abstract This book provides reviews of topical issues under the general headings: work hazards (mineral fibres; carcinogens; microwave radiation; energy production; diving; health industry; agriculture); investigative methods (surveys; mortality studies; epidemiology; behaviour tests; carcinogenicity tests); worker protection (accident prevention; protective equipment; workplace monitoring); social aspects (quality of working life; employment of the disabled; exposure limits; cost-benefit analysis).
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; measurement and investigation; social aspects; personal protective equipment; harmful substances
Descriptors (secondary) threshold limit values; carcinogenicity tests; radiofrequency radiation; mortality; toxicology; respirable dust; mineral fibres; deep diving; manuals; economic aspects; respirators; hospitals; agriculture; handicapped workers; sampling and analysis; exposure tests; developing countries; carcinogens
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Personal protection