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Document ID (ISN)74931
CIS number 00-722
ISSN - Serial title 0271-3586 - American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gunnarsdottir H.K., Rafnsson V.
Title Women's health: Occupation, cancer and reproduction
Bibliographic information July 1999, Vol.36, No.1, p.1-222 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Special issue with 29 papers devoted to cancer and reproductive health problems among women exposed to a variety of occupational factors. The papers were presented at an international conference on cancer and reproductive risks among women, held at Reykjavik, Iceland, 14-15 May 1998.
Descriptors (primary) antifertility effects; carcinogens; women; cancer; occupational diseases
Descriptors (secondary) healthy worker effect; developing countries; nickel and compounds; central nervous system; aromatic hydrocarbons; electromagnetic fields; silica; asbestos; lymphoma; smoking; nasal cancer; mortality; pesticides; renal cancer; bladder tumour; lung cancer; solvents; complications of pregnancy; abortion; menstrual disorders; uterine cancer; breast cancer; conference; ovarian cancer
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceIceland; USA
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Antifertility and prenatal effects