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Main Title Principles and practice of environmental medicine /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Tarcher, Alyce Bezman.
Publisher Plenum Medical Book Co.,
Year Published 1992
OCLC Number 26317467
ISBN 0306428938; 9780306428937
Subjects Environmental health ; Milieuhygièene ; Milieugezondheidskunde ; Clinical Medicine--methods ; Environmental Exposure--adverse effects ; Environmental Pollutants--adverse effects ; Exposition environnementale--effets indâesirables ; Polluants de l'environnement--effets indâesirables
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EIAR  RA565.P75 1992 Reference Region 2 Library/New York,NY 09/09/2020
Collation xv, 632 p. : ill., maps ; 27 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 601-603) and index.
Contents Notes
Principles and scope of environmental medicine / Alyce Bezman Tarcher -- Outdoor and indoor air pollution / John D. Spengler -- Chemical contaminants in food / Sushma Palmer and Kulbir S. Bakshi -- Water pollution and chemical contamination in drinking water / William A. Coniglio, Paul S. Berger and Joseph A. Cotruvo -- Hazardous wastes / Robert D. Stephens -- Skin / David R. Bickers -- Lung / Jeffrey E. Weiland and James E. Gadek -- Gastrointestinal tract / Franz Hartmann and Harro Jenss -- Detoxification mechanisms and the role of nutrition / G. Gordon Gibson -- Immunologic mechanisms and the role of nutrition / Robert M. Suskind -- Occupational and environmental health history / Alyce Bezman Tarcher -- Enhanced susceptibility to environmental chemicals / Alyce Bezman Tarcher and Edward J. Calabrese -- Disorders of the nervous system / John R. Taylor -- Neurobehavioral disorders / David E. Hartman, Stephen Hessl and Alyce Bezman Tarcher -- Disorders of the skin / Ronald C. Wester and Howard I. Maibach -- Disorders of the lungs / Dean Sheppard. (cont) Disorders of the heart and blood vessels / Kenneth D. Rosenman -- Disorders of the digestive system / John G. Banwell and Peter Yang -- Disorders of the liver / Philip S. Guzelian -- Disorders of the kidney and urinary tract / William F. Finn -- Disorders of the hematopoietic system / William A. Newton, Jr., and Alyce Bezman Tarcher -- Disorders of the thyroid / Eduardo Gaitan -- Disorders of the immune system / Alf Fischbein and Alyce Bezman Tarcher -- Disorders of the female reproductive system and developmental disorders / Richard B. Kurzel -- Disorders of the male reproductive system / Emil Steinberger -- Role of environmental chemicals in human cancer causation / Howard M. Kipen and I. Bernard Weinstein -- Environmental and biological monitoring / John D. Osterloh and Alyce Bezman Tarcher -- Personal methods of controlling exposure to indoor air pollution / Anthony V. Nero, Jr. -- Personal methods of controlling exposure to chemical contaminants in food / Sushma Palmer and Kulbir S. Bakshi. (cont) Personal methods of controlling exposure to chemical contaminants in drinking water / Frank Bell, Ervin Bellack and Joseph A. Cotruvo -- Governmental regulation of exposure to environmental chemicals and physical agents / James M. Kawecki and Si Duk Lee -- Selected toxic chemicals and their adverse health effects -- Selected work-related diseases -- Selected job categories, exposures, and work-related diseases -- Information resources in the field of environmental and occupational medicine / compiled by Alyce Bezman Tarcher.