Current Approaches to Occupational Health - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780723606185, 9781483193434

Current Approaches to Occupational Health

1st Edition

Volume 2

Editors: A. Ward Gardner
eBook ISBN: 9781483193434
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 27th May 1982
Page Count: 414
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Current Approaches to Occupational Health 2 is a compilation of articles that review the progress in the fields of occupational health, occupational medicine, and occupational hygiene. The book presents industry reviews of the rubber, coal mining, agriculture, and diving industries; occupational health problems; and toxicology, epidemiology, hazard management, work, education in occupational medicine, and health education at work. Occupational health professionals, physicians, and students will find the book invaluable.

Table of Contents

Contents Contributors 1 The Rubber Industry: Reflections on Health Risks 2 Occupational Health in Coal Mining Part 1: Non-respiratory Problems Part 2: Respiratory Disease 3 Occupational Health in the Agricultural Industry 4 Occupational Health in Commerce 5 Occupational Health Problems in Diving 6 Protection against Ionizing Radiation 7 Non-Ionizing Radiation 8 Noise and Occupational Deafness 9 Vibration 10 Occupational Lung Disease 11 Injuries at Work 12 Principles, Practice, Problems and Priorities in Toxicology 13 Mortality in a Small Industrial Town 14 A Lawyer's and Engineer's View of Hazard Management 15 The Changing World of Work 16 Working Abroad 17 Education and Occupational Medicine 18 Health Education at Work James McEwen Index


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