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Document ID (ISN)49251
CIS number 88-495
ISBN(s) 0-7236-0739-7
Year 1987
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gardner A.W.
Title Current approaches to occupational health - 3
Bibliographic information John Wright and Sons Ltd., Techno House, Redcliffe Way, Bristol BS1 6NX, United Kingdom, 1987. 364p. Illus. Bibl. Index. Price: GBP 29.50.
Abstract This book covers some current issues in occupational health: low-humidity occupational dermatoses; occupational asthma; monitoring for new occupational risks of cancer; electromagnetic fields and health effects; psychiatric aspects of fitness for work; identifying and helping problem drinkers at work; toxicology and toxicology programmes; occupational health in the motor vehicle manufacturing industry; occupational health problems in health care workers; achieving safe behaviour; the role of legislation, regulation and enforcement in occupational health; occupational health programmes; ethical problems in occupational medicine; the health of an organisation; audit in occupational health.
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; occupational diseases; occupational medicine; occupational physiology; occupational pathology
Descriptors (secondary) health programmes; electromagnetic fields; alcoholism; toxicology; asthma; skin diseases; neoplasms; assessment of working capacity; health services; motor vehicle industry; legislation; medical supervision; exposure tests; occupational psychology
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Ethical issues
Alcohol and drug abuse