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Document ID (ISN)50689
CIS number 88-1899
Year 1987
Convention or series no.
Author(s) El Batawi M.A., Fomenko V., Hemminki K., Sorsa M., Vergieva T.
Title Effects of occupational health hazards on reproductive functions
Bibliographic information World Health Organization, Distribution and Sales Service, 20 Avenue Appia, 1211 Genève 27, Switzerland, 1987. 60p. Illus. 186 ref.
Abstract This report of a WHO meeting (Geneva, Switzerland, 4-8 Aug. 1986) covered: human reproduction; reproductive dysfunction; assessment of hazards; outcomes of occupational exposure (altered fertility and sexual function, menstrual disorders, work-related disorders during pregnancy, spontaneous abortions, reproductive risks in certain occupational groups, congenital malformations, childhood cancers); evaluation and control of reproductive hazards; research needs.
Descriptors (primary) antifertility effects; biological effects; WHO
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; mutagens; health hazards; report; teratogens; carcinogens
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Antifertility and prenatal effects