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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Issues in risk assessment /
CORP Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Risk Assessment Methodology.
Publisher National Academy Press,
Year Published 1993
OCLC Number 29184836
ISBN 9780309047869; 0309047862
Subjects Carcinogenicity Tests--Congresses. ; Carcinogens--Congresses. ; Environmental Monitoring--methods--Congresses. ; Risk Factors--Congresses. ; Health risk assessment. ; Carcinogenicity testing. ; Ecology. ; Environmental health. ; Test carcinogâenicitâe--Congráes comme sujet. ; Cancâerogáenes--Congráes comme sujet. ; Surveillance de l'environnement--Mâethode--Congráes comme sujet. ; Facteurs de risque--Congráes comme sujet. ; Risicoanalyse. ; Milieurisico's. ; Environmental Exposure ; Health Policy ; Probability
Internet Access
Description Access URL
National Academies Press http://books.nap.edu/books/0309047862/html/index.html
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK236154/
National Academies Press http://www.nap.edu/catalog/2078.html
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EHBM  RA427.3.N37 1993 NHEERL/AED Library/Narragansett,RI 08/10/2015
EIAM  RA427.3.N37 1993 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 02/11/2005
EJBM  RA427.3.N37 1993 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/17/1997
EJEM  RA427.3.N28 1993 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 12/06/2002
EJER RISK RA427.3.N28 1993 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 12/06/2002
EKAM  RA427.3.N37 1993 Region 4 Library/Atlanta,GA 01/29/1999
EKBM  RA427.3.N37 1993 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 06/09/1995
ELDM  RA427.3.N37 1993 NHEERL/MED Library/Duluth,MN 04/21/2006
ENAM  RA427.3.N37 1993 Region 7 IRC Library/Kansas City,KS 04/26/1996
EOAM  RA427.3.N37 1993 Region 8 Technical Library/Denver,CO 06/06/2003
ESAM  RA427.3.N28 1993 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 11/26/1993
Collation xvi, 356 p. : ill.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Use of the maximum tolerated dose in animal bioassays for carcinogenicity -- Introduction -- Correlations between carcinogenic potency and other measures of toxicity -- Advantages and disadvantages of bioassays that use the MTD -- Options considered -- Conclusions and recommendations -- Two-stage model of carcinogenesis -- Issues in risk assessment -- Paradigm for ecological risk assessment -- Introduction -- Scope of ecological risk assessment -- Revision of 1983 framework to incorporate ecological risk assessment -- Key scientific problems limiting application of ecological risk assessment -- Conclusions -- Recommendations.