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Document ID (ISN)55103
CIS number 90-2020
ISSN - Serial title Economics and Political Weekly
Year 1990
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Narayan T.
Title Health impact of the Bhopal disaster: An epidemiological perspective
Bibliographic information 18 and 25 Aug. 1990, p.1835-1846 and 1905-1914. 89 ref.
Abstract Literature review of the epidemiologic studies concerning the Bhopal disaster. Much of the statistical data and analysis from the various studies is reproduced, and a critique of the studies is also offered.
Descriptors (primary) India; methyl isocyanate; disasters; major hazards; chemical hazards; epidemiologic study
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceIndia
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Major hazards
Isocyanates
Cyano compounds