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Document ID (ISN)37961
CIS number 82-1058
ISBN(s) 92-4-120662-4; 92-4-220662-8
Year 1981
Convention or series no. OMS SÚrie de Rapports techniques 662 WHO Technical Report Series 662
Title Health effects of combined exposures in the work environment
Original title Effets sur la santÚ de l'exposition professionnelle Ó des agressions multiples [in French]
Bibliographic information World Health Organization, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland, 1981. 76p. 171 ref. Price: SF.4.00.
Abstract Theoretical considerations on the effects of combined occupational exposure to multiple agents (physical, chemical, biological, psychosocial); current state of the art in this field: animal experiments, human observations (in particular the influence of factors such as medical treatment, smoking, alcohol intake, nutrition), epidemiological approach; practical implications for occupational health practice, standard-setting and research.
Descriptors (primary) harmful physical agents; WHO; harmful substances; biological hazards; psychological effects; synergism; stress factors
Descriptors (secondary) alcoholic beverages; genetic abnormalities; report; drugs; alcoholism; neoplasms; nutrition; epidemiologic study; animal experiments; human experiments; biological effects; smoking
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Mental health
Mental stress and burnout
Biological hazards
Alcohol and drug abuse
Nutrition