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Document ID (ISN)51240
CIS number 89-279
Year 1986
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Pearce B.G.
Title The Second International Scientific Meeting to examine the allegations of reproductive hazards from VDUs
Bibliographic information Humane Technology, P.O. Box 2, Quorn, Leicestershire LE12 8EG, United Kingdom, 1986. 194p. Illus. Bibl. Price: GBP 16.50 (Europe), GBP 18.00 (elsewhere).
Abstract Papers presented at a meeting held in London, (United Kingdom), 25-26 Nov. 1986. Some topics covered: epidemiology of the problem; review of proposed current and completed studies; VDU work and pregnancy outcome; electromagnetic radiation and VDUs; biological effects of low-frequency electromagnetic fields; interpretation of scientific data; experience in the United Kingdom) of the Health and Safety Executive and the Trades Union Congress; counselling for VDU users.
Descriptors (primary) antifertility effects; expectant mothers; visual display terminals; United Kingdom
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; magnetic fields; Canada; USA; epidemiological aspects; electromagnetic radiation; electric fields; non-ionizing radiation; radiofrequency radiation; complications of pregnancy; abortion; permissible levels; exposure evaluation; epidemiologic study; stress factors; mental stress; ergonomic evaluation; health hazards; women; ongoing research; biological effects; conference; literature survey
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Radiation
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Antifertility and prenatal effects
Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures