|Document ID (ISN)||65655|
|Convention or series no.
||Jeyaratnam J., Chia K.S.
||Occupational health in national development
||World Scientific Publishing Co. Pte. Ltd., P.O. Box 128 Farrer Road, Singapore 9128, 1994. xii, 476p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index.
||This manual on occupational health is aimed particularly at trainees in developing countries. Part 1 covers occupational health issues (pesticide poisoning and development of safe pesticides; needs of farmers, small scale industries, health professionals, women workers and office workers; stress management; executive health screening; health promotion; risk of injury and disease among health professionals; chemical risk assessment; transfer of hazardous industries; occupational cancers; role of legislation). Part 2 covers the development of national health plans for the working population (occupational health services; identifying and evaluating occupational health needs; examples of occupational health services in some developed countries; role of the World Health Organization).
||occupational hygiene; national organization; training material; developing countries; plant health services
||health programmes; medical examinations; pesticides; infectious diseases; harmful substances; office work; cancer; training manuals; limitation of exposure; hazard evaluation; health services; mental stress; environmental pollution; women; agriculture; legislation; small enterprises
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||Singapore|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Bacterial and parasitic diseases
OSH in developing countries
Occupational health services