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Main Title Handbook of pediatric environmental health /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Etzel, Ruth Ann.
Balk, Sophie J.
Publisher American Academy of Pediatrics,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 43441489
ISBN 1581100299; 9781581100297
Subjects Environmentally induced diseases in children--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Pediatric toxicology--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Children and the environment--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Children--Diseases--Environmental aspects--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Environmental Illness--Handbooks. ; Environmental Exposure--adverse effects--Handbooks. ; Environmental Exposure--prevention & control. ; Environmental Health--Handbooks. ; Environment and children--Handbooks, manuals, etc
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
ELAM  RJ383.H36 1999 Region 5 Library/Chicago,IL 08/31/2015
Collation xii, 420 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
Committee on Environmental Health -- Sect. I. Background. 1. Introduction. 2. Special Considerations Based on Age and Developmental Stage. 3. How To Do a Home Inventory. 4. Taking an Environmental History -- Sect. II. Specific Contaminants and Diseases. 5. Asbestos. 6. Environmental Precipitants of Asthma. 7. Carbon Monoxide. 8. Dietary Supplements and Ethnic Remedies. 9. Endocrine Disruptors. 10. Electric and Magnetic Fields. 11. Environmental Tobacco Smoke and Smoking Cessation. 12. Food Contaminants. 13. Indoor Air Pollutants. 14. Lead. 15. Mercury. 16. Human Milk. 17. Nitrates and Nitrites in Water. 18. Noise. 19. Outdoor Air Pollutants. 20. Pesticides. 21. Polychlorinated Biphenyls, Dibenzofurans, and Dibenzodioxins. 22. Ionizing Radiation (Including Radon). 23. Ultraviolet Light. 24. Water Pollutants -- Sect. III. Specific Environments. 25. Arts and Crafts. 26. Child Care Settings. 27. Workplaces. 28. Schools. 29. Waste Sites -- Sect. IV. Complex Situations. 30. Cancer. 31. Environmental Disparities. 32. Questions About Multiple Chemical Sensitivities. 33. Communicating About Risks -- Sect. V. Appendices -- A. AAP Policy Statements From the Committee on Environmental Health -- B. Common Abbreviations -- C. Curricula for Environmental Education in Schools -- D. Environmental Health Resources -- E. Chairs of the Committee on Environmental Health -- F. AAP Patient Education Materials Related to Environmental Health Issues.