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Current occupational & [and] environmental medicine /

by LaDou, Joseph; Harrison, Robert J.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: A Lange medical book.Publisher: New York [etc.] : McGraw-Hill, 2014Edition: 5th ed.Description: 911 p. : ill.ISBN: 9780071808156.Other title: Occupational & [and] environmental medicine.Subject(s): Occupational Diseases -- prevention & control | Environmental Health | Occupational Health | Occupational Medicine | United StatesSAPHIR theme(s): Environnement et santéMeSH subject(s): Santé et travail -- médecine du travail et maladies professionnelles | Occupational Medicine | Environmental Medicine | Occupational Diseases | Occupational Diseases -- prevention & control | Handbooks
Contents:
[Contents] Section I. : Occupational health. - Section II : Occupational injuries. - Section III : Occupational illnesses. - Section IV : Occupational and environmental exposures
Summary: A thorough, concise, up-to-date guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common occupational and environmental injuries and diseases. Coverage includes: Chapters on how to conduct an occupational and environmental medical history, examine the patient, evaluate exposures, and prevent further injury and illness ; New methods of disability management and the important role that physicians can play in preventing disability ; Practical information on the toxic properties and clinical manifestation of common industrial materials ; Techniques to prevent acute and cumulative workplace-related injuries ; Detailed discussion of international occupational and environmental health, and issues of worker migration ; An appendix that concisely introduces the important topics of biostatistics and epidemiology.
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WA 440 1 ed 5 ex 2 (Browse shelf) Available
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Empruntable IST, Institut universitaire romand de santé au travail; Bibliothèque
Bibliothèque
IST WA-400-Cur-2014 (Browse shelf) Available

[Contents] Section I. : Occupational health. - Section II : Occupational injuries. - Section III : Occupational illnesses. - Section IV : Occupational and environmental exposures

A thorough, concise, up-to-date guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common occupational and environmental injuries and diseases. Coverage includes: Chapters on how to conduct an occupational and environmental medical history, examine the patient, evaluate exposures, and prevent further injury and illness ; New methods of disability management and the important role that physicians can play in preventing disability ; Practical information on the toxic properties and clinical manifestation of common industrial materials ; Techniques to prevent acute and cumulative workplace-related injuries ; Detailed discussion of international occupational and environmental health, and issues of worker migration ; An appendix that concisely introduces the important topics of biostatistics and epidemiology.