|Document ID (ISN)||63764|
|Convention or series no.
||Case studies in occupational epidemiology
||Oxford University Press Inc., Business Office, 2001 Evans Road, Cary, North Carolina 27513, USA, 1993. ix, 208p. Bibl.ref. Index. Price: USD 35.00.
||This manual provides material for teaching epidemiology. Thirteen case studies are presented arranged in four parts: cohort studies (video display terminals and adverse pregnancy outcomes; heart disease and carbon monoxide exposure; larynx cancer and exposure to acid mists); case-control and proportionate mortality studies (end-stage renal disease; cancer and exposure to vinyl chloride, diesel exhausts and silica); cross-sectional studies (kidney dysfunction in cadmium workers; carpal tunnel syndrome among grocery store workers; cytogenetic study of workers exposed to ethylene dibromide); surveillance and screening studies (occupational lead surveillance; bladder cancer among chemical workers; occupational skin disease and contact dermatitis).
||occupational diseases; training material; epidemiology
||renal dysfunction; cadmium; carbon monoxide; dibromomethane; lead; silica; acids; laryngeal cancer; carpal-tunnel syndrome; renal diseases; bladder tumour; lung cancer; skin diseases; eczema; mists; shops; chemical plant; visual display terminals; complications of pregnancy; heart diseases; cancer; manuals; epidemiologic study; medical supervision; cytogenetic studies; vinyl chloride
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology