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Main Title Environmental tobacco smoke : measuring exposures and assessing health effects /
CORP Author National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Passive Smoking.
Publisher National Academy Press,
Year Published 1986
Report Number ISBN-0-309-03730-1; EPA-68-02-4073; PHS-ASU000001-06-S1
Stock Number PB92-223262
Subjects Tobacco smoke--Toxicity testing. ; Passive smoking. ; Environmental Exposure. ; Tobacco Smoke Pollution--adverse effects. ; Tobacco Smoke Pollution--analysis.
Additional Subjects Exposure ; Air pollution effects(Humans) ; Tobacco smoke pollution ; Measurement ; In vivo analysis ; In vitro analysis ; Toxicology ; Questionnaires ; Dose-response relationships ; Biological markers ; Pulmonary neoplasms ; Cardiovascular system ; Children ; Neoplasms ; Carcinogens ; Environmental tobacco smoke
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NTIS  PB92-223262 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
Collation xiii, 337 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Abstract
The report evaluates methodologies in epidemiologic and related studies for obtaining measurements of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) by nonsmokers and also outlines the possible health effects of such exposures as reported in the published literature. The committee reviewed original research data and identified research needs but was not charged with preparing policy statements or recommendations for public health actions.
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Includes bibliographical references and index. Microfiche.