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Document ID (ISN)39961
CIS number 83-1098
ISBN(s) 0-8155-0931-6
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Nisbet I.C.T., Karch N.J.
Title Chemical hazards to human reproduction
Bibliographic information Noyes Data Corporation, Mill Road at Grand Ave., Park Ridge, NJ 07656, USA, 1983. 245p. Illus. Bibl. Price: US-$28.00.
Abstract This book explores the importance of chemicals as factors contributing to reproductive impairment in humans. It summarises the results of studies in exposed humans, surveys methods for testing chemicals in laboratory animals, and discusses the predictive value of animal tests. Public health and occupational health aspects are both considered.
Descriptors (primary) chemical products; antifertility effects
Descriptors (secondary) laboratory work; vinyl chloride; lead; teratogens; statistical evaluation; Nemagon; animal experiments; extrapolation animal man; human experiments; inhalation anaesthetics
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Antifertility and prenatal effects