|Document ID (ISN)||69788|
|Convention or series no.
||In: The Workplace (by Brune D. et al., eds), Scandinavian Science Publisher as, Bakkehaugveien 16, 0873 Oslo, Norway, 1997, Vol.1, p.745-977. Illus. Bibl.ref.
||These 20 chapters in a major new survey of OSH examine selected issues in occupational medicine: a forward looking approach to occupational medicine; how workplace chemicals enter the body; basic concepts of toxicology; epidemiology; prevention of musculoskeletal disorders; lung disorders; chemicals and hypersensitivity in the airways; allergy and other hypersensitivity; causes of occupational dermatoses; neurological diseases; occupational cancer; reproductive health; radiation injuries; health effects of noise exposure; vibration-induced disorders; carpal tunnel syndrome; stress-related illness; economic aspects of occupational health; health and safety in a multinational company; occupational databases and the Internet.
||antifertility effects; occupational medicine; vibration; allergies; diseases of nervous system; toxicology; carpal-tunnel syndrome; epidemiology; lung diseases; skin diseases; musculoskeletal diseases; cancer; radiation injury; mental stress; hypersensitivity; noise
||toxic effects; coalworkers pneumoconiosis; allergens; carcinogens; extrinsic allergic alveolitis; routes of entry; metabolic process; metals; multinational enterprises; byssinosis; inhalation; skin absorption; asthma; pneumoconiosis; asbestosis; sensitizers; silicosis; joint diseases; tendon diseases; hearing loss; economic aspects; stress factors; dose-response relationship; computerized data bases; spinal diseases; literature survey
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||ILO|
||Medicine, hygiene and first aid
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Mental stress and burnout
Diseases of the musculoskeletal system
Diseases of the nervous system
Antifertility and prenatal effects
Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures