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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
National Academies Press http://www.nap.edu/catalog/2078.html
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EHBM  RA427.3.N37 1993 CEMM/ACESD Library/Narragansett,RI 08/10/2015
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
EKBM  RA427.3.N37 1993 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 06/09/1995
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.
Place Published Washington, DC
Access Notes Also available online.
Corporate Au Added Ent National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Risk Assessment Methodology.
PUB Date Free Form 1993
BIB Level m
Medium unmediated
Content text
Carrier volume
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 92061838
Merged OCLC records 27428148
OCLC Time Stamp 20150804134409
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 03935cam 2200877 a 45020