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Document ID (ISN)45935
CIS number 86-744
ISBN(s) 0-89116-281-X
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Hemminki K., Sorsa M., Vainio H.
Title Occupational hazards and reproduction
Bibliographic information Hemisphere Publishing Corporation, 79 Madison Ave., New York, NY 10016, USA, 1 Dec. 1985. 333p. Illus. Bibl. Price: US$69.95 (USA and Canada).
Abstract Papers by participants in the 1981 International Course on Occupational Hazards and Reproduction in Helsinki, Finland. Contents: human reproductive biology; toxic effects on reproduction (effects on male and female reproductive organs and on the developing foetus); indicators of reproductive failure; epidemiology of reproductive hazards (industrial chemical exposures, exposure of medical personnel to anaesthetic gases, maintenance and use of registers).
Descriptors (primary) embryotoxic effects; antifertility effects; chemical industry; metals; inhalation anaesthetics; stabilizers; plasticizers; abortion; hospitals; teratogenic effects; plastics industry; pharmaceutical industry; iron and steel industry; organic solvents
Descriptors (secondary) toxicology; registers of occupational diseases; epidemiologic study
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the reproductive system
Antifertility and prenatal effects
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Inorganic substances
Health care services
Chemical industry
Plastics industry
Pharmaceutical industry
Iron and steel industry