Environmental Medicine

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  • Current Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Fifth Edition

    Joseph LaDou MS MD and Robert Harrison MD MPH

    Now in a fifth edition, this popular occupational medicine reference offers a thorough, concise guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common occupational and environmental injuries and diseases.
    This is a print on demand title and may take an extra week to ship. 

    Publication Date 2014
    Format Softcover, 911 pages
    Product Code 32007
    Price: $93.00 More Info
  • Environmental and Occupational Medicine, Fourth Edition

    William N. Rom, Editor
    Steven B. Markowitz, Associate Editor

    This classic text provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of occupational and environmental medicine. It offers accurate, current information on the history, causes, prevention, and treatment of a wide range of environmental and occupational diseases and includes numerous case studies.

    New to the fourth edition: more on gene-environment interactions; complete reorganization of the air pollution section; expanded coverage of government response to the field; new chapter on childrens' environmental health.
    This is a print on demand title and may take an extra week to ship. 

    Publication Date 2007
    Format Hardcover, 1900 pages, 430 illustrations, 340 tables
    Product Code 29037
    Price: $308.99 More Info
  • Occupational Hearing Loss, Third Edition

    Robert Thayer Sataloff
    Joseph Sataloff


    This is a print on demand title and may take an extra week to ship. Updated and revised, this comprehensive reference is written in clear and accessible language. Provides complete overview of the hazards of occupational noise exposure including causes of hearing loss, testing of hearing, and criteria to distinguish occupational hearing loss. 

    Publication Date 2006
    Format Hardcover, 987 pages
    Product Code 31027
    Price: $199.95 More Info
  • Environmental Health: From Global to Local, Third Edition

    Howard Frumkin, MD, MPH, PhD, Editor

    WATCH FOR NEW THIRD EDITION TO BE PUBLISHED IN EARLY 2016

    Comprehensive and authoritative guide for students of public health, environmental health, preventive medicine, community health and environmental studies, this well-rounded text provides a multi-faceted view of environmental health and how it affects different regions, populations, and professions. The third edition offers new coverage of ecology, sustainability, and vulnerable populations, with integrated coverage of policy issues.
     

    Format Hardcover, 800 pages
    Product Code 28106
    Price: $110.00 More Info
  • Physical and Biological Hazards of the Workplace, Third Edition

    Gregg M Stave and Peter H Wald, Editors

    All health professionals involved in worker health will be happy that this classic reference has now been updated in a third edition. This book functions both as an introduction to and review of physical and biological hazards:

    • Provides updated information on protecting workers from proven and possible health risks from manual material handling, extremes of temperature and pressure, ionizing and non-ionizing (magnetic fields) radiation, shiftwork and more
    • Details major changes in our understanding of biological hazards including Ebola, Chikungunya, Zika, HIV, Hepatitis C, Lyme disease, MERS-CoV, TB, and much more
    • All infectious diseases have been updated from an occupational health perspective
    • Includes practical guidance on how to set up medical surveillance for hazards and suggests preventive measures that can be used to reduce occupational diseases

     

    Publication Date November 2016
    Format Hardcover, 578 pages
    Product Code 28107
    Price: $149.95 More Info
  • Climate Change and Public Health

    Barry S. Levy, MD, MPH, and Jonathan A. Patz, MD, MPH, Editors

    RECIPIENT OF THE 2015 ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD!

    Climate change is causing a wide range of adverse health effects, including heat-related disorders, infectious diseases, respiratory and allergic disorders, malnutrition, mental health problems, and violence. The scientific bases for the association between climate change and health problems are evolving as are the strategies for adapting to climate change and mitigating the greenhouse gases, which are its primary cause.
    Drawing on experience from 78 leading experts this book contains core information on climate change and its health consequences, including key strategies for adaptation and mitigation. Written primarily for mid-career professionals and students in public health and environmental sciences. Chapters are supplemented with case studies, graphs, tables and photographs.  

    Publication Date 2015
    Format Softcover, 405 pages
    Product Code 24094
    Price: $74.00 More Info
  • Occupational and Environmental Lung Diseases, Diseases from Work, Home, Outdoor and Other Exposures

    Edited by: Susan M. Tarlo, University of Toronto, Paul Cullinan, National Heart and Lunch Institute (Imperial College) London, and Benoit Nemery, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium

    This 2010 volume approaches occupational and environmental lung diseases from the starting point of the patient who comes to the physician with respiratory systems. Chapters in the book are arranged by job or exposure and divided into five sections: personal environment, home environment, other indoor environment, work environment, and general environment.

    Each chapter is written by an expert in the specific topic and provides pragmatic information for the physician. Protocols for screening, testing, and identification of environmental triggers are reviewed. Cross-referenced appendices allow the practitioner to formulate appropriate investigations and diagnostic procedures.  

    Publication Date 2010
    Format Hardcover, 492 pages
    Product Code 28095
    Price: $245.00 More Info
  • Text Atlas of Emergency Medicine

    Michael I. Greenberg, MD, MPH, Editor-in-Chief

    This comprehensive textbook contains a valuable section covering toxicologic, environmental, and occupational medicine emergencies. Also covered are weapons of mass destruction. Extremely well-illustrated. 

    Publication Date 2005
    Format Hardcover, 1074 pages
    Product Code 21073
    Price: $262.99 More Info
  • Parkes' Occupational Lung Diseases Fourth Edition

    Anthony Newman Taylor, Paul Cullinan, Paul Blanc and Anthony Pickering, Editors

    Fully revised and incorporating leading research and evidence-based practice, this authoritative text on occupational lung disorders builds upon the fundamentals, including clinical, epidemiological, and predictive approaches. Covers interstitial and malignant diseases, airways diseases, and other respiratory issues such as diving, working at high altitudes, and abnormal sleep conditions. Long term conditions such as asthma and COPD are also covered.
    Features a highly renowned team of international editors, authors, and key opinion leaders who offer a worldwide view to ensure the information is comprehensive, contemporary, and definitive.
    Instructions to access content of the book online are provided within 

    Publication Date November 2016
    Format Hardcover, 547 pages
    Product Code 31034
    Price: $199.95 More Info
  • Occupational and Environmental Health, Seventh Edition

    Edited by Barry S. Levy, David H. Wegman, Sherry L. Baron, and Rosemary K. Sokas

    NEW EDITION JUST RELEASED! Now in a seventh edition, this leading text provides a clear understanding of occupational and environmental health through its multidisciplinary and global approach. Case studies assist readers to apply the basic principles of environmental and occupational health to real-world challenges. Includes extensive graphs, photographs, and drawings to illustrate key concepts.
    New to this edition:

    • New chapters on climate change, children's environmental health, liver disorders, kidney disorders, and a global perspective on occupational health and safety
    • Expanded coverage of government's role in occupational and environmental health
    • Updated approaches for recognizing and preventing disease and injury

     

    Publication Date October 2017
    Format Paperback, 784 pages
    Product Code 24095
    Price: $98.50 More Info
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