NEW SIXTH EDITION!
Now in a sixth edition, this book is a must have for all occupational health professionals. It provides a thorough, concise guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common occupational and environmental injuries and diseases. Coverage includes important aspects of multidisciplinary occupational health and safety practice including ethical principles, disability management, workers' compensation, medical monitoring, and health risk assessment.
New to this edition:
- --New chapters on the impact of climate change on workers, the changing nature of work, Total Worker Health, workplace violence, pediatric environmental health, genetic toxicology, and responder safety and health
- --Latest approaches to prevent workplace-related injuries through the application of ergonomic principles
- --Updated practical information on the toxic properties and clinical manifestations of industrial materials and environmental agents