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diseases of occupations.

Donald Hunter

diseases of occupations.

by Donald Hunter

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occupational diseases.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 1046 p.
    Number of Pages1046
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16364622M

      Hunter’s Disease of Occupations Edited by Peter Baxter, Tar-Ching Aw, Anne Cockroft, Paul Durrington and J. Malcolm Harrington. Published by Hodder Arnold, London, 10th edition, Cited by: 6. occupational diseases, the use of ICD in the notification of occupational injuries is only briefly described. In WHO in co-operation with NIOSH (USA) prepared a draft document on the use of ICD in Occupational Health. A group of experts reviewed the draft at an international consultation onFile Size: KB.

    Cardiovascular Disease and Occupational Factors. Coccidioidomycosis (Valley Fever) Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) Emerging Infectious Diseases. Ergonomics and Musculoskeletal Disorders. Flavorings-Related Lung Disease. Flu in the Workplace. Green Tobacco Sickness. H1N1 Influenza Virus (Swine Flu). His book on occupational diseases, De Morbis Artificum Diatriba (Diseases of Workers) outlined the health hazards of chemicals, dust, metals, repetitive or violent motions, odd postures, and other disease-causative agents encountered by workers in more than fifty : 4 October , Carpi.

    Occupation diseases; Filed under: Occupational diseases. Occupational diseases -- Canada -- Costs. The Political Economy of Workplace Injury in Canada Practice, and Calculations (New York et al.: McGraw-Hill Book Co., ), by C. Olin Ball and F. C. W. Olson (page images at HathiTrust). Primarily on the basis of this work, Ramazzini is called “the father of occupational medicine.”3, 4 Each chapter of the De Morbis Artificum Diatriba contains a description of the disease associated with a particular work activity followed by a literature analysis, workplace description, questions for workers, disease description, remedies Cited by:


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In the five decades since its first publication, Hunter's Diseases of Occupations has remained the pre-eminent text on diseases caused by work, universally recognized as the most authoritative source of information in the field.

It is an important guide for doctors in all disciplines who may encounter occupational diseases in their practice, covering topics as diverse as work and stress, asbsetos-related disease /5(4). This book will be our guide for many years in teaching and in encouraging our colleagues in other branches of medicine to develop an interest and perhaps even an enthusiasm for the study of the diseases of by:   Winner of the BMA book awards: medicine categoryIn diseases of occupations.

book five decades since its first publication, Hunter's Diseases of Occupations has remained the pre-eminent text on diseases caused by work, universally recognized as the most authoritative source of information in the field. It is an important guide for doctors in all disciplines who mayCited by:   First published intowards the end of Donald Hunter’s career as director of the Department of Industrial Medicine at the London Hospital, the book “Diseases of Occupations” quickly became established as the most authoritative English-language reference source on occ­­u­pational illness.

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Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on Ma SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata). Winner of the BMA book awards: medicine category In the five decades since its first publication, Hunter's Diseases of Occupations has remained the pre-eminent text on diseases caused by work, universally recognized as the most authoritative source of information in the field.

It is an important guide for doctors in all disciplines who may encounter occupational diseases in their practice /5(6). Diversified Health Occupations, 6th edition provides the health occupations student with the basic entry level knowledge required for a variety of health occupations.

The sixth edition provides updated information on CPR, standard precautions and OBRA regulations. Additional emphasis has been placed on dealing with cultural diversity, technological advances, and legal responsibilities.5/5(1).

This list of occupational diseases is designed to assist countries in the prevention, recording, notification and, if applicable, compensation of diseases caused by work. The new list reflects the state-of-the-art development in the identification and recognition of occupational Size: KB.

WHO’s activities regarding ocucpational and work-related diseases include: Carrying our estimates of the global burden of disease from major occupational risks, such as injuries, airborne exposures, carcinogens, ergonomic stressors, noise and other specific risks. Incorporating occupational diseases.

- Asbestosis, coal workers' pneumoconiosis, silicosis, byssinosis, mesothelioma, and lung cancer are examples of work-related respiratory diseases. - About 30% of cases of COPD and asthma can be linked to occupational exposures. - COPD is related to workplace exposure to dusts.

An occupational disease is any chronic ailment that occurs as a result of work or occupational activity. It is an aspect of occupational safety and health.

An occupational disease is typically identified when it is shown that it is more prevalent in a given body of workers than in the general population, or in other worker names: Occupational illnesses.

Book Description. Winner of the BMA book awards: medicine category In the five decades since its first publication, Hunter's Diseases of Occupations has remained the pre-eminent text on diseases caused by work, universally recognized as the most authoritative source of information in the field.

It is an important guide for doctors in all disciplines who may encounter occupational diseases. Publisher Summary. Occupational physicians have an extensive and varied task. In order to identify, treat, and prevent occupation related diseases, they must determine if diseases present in the general population are associated with exposures in the workplace.

COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Occupational disease. Written By: Occupational disease, any illness associated with a particular occupation or industry. Such diseases result from a variety of biological, chemical, physical, and psychological factors that are present in the work environment or are otherwise encountered in. The Diseases of Occupations* AReview by RICHARD SCHILLING Medical textbooks are nowadaysseldo-m read for both pleasure and enlightenment.

As medicine has become increasingly technical and specialized its textbooks have become more difficult to read and are used mostly for reference or during the distasteful preludes to : Richard Schilling. In the five decades since its first publication, Hunter's Diseases of Occupations has become the pre-eminent text on diseases caused by work, universally recognized as the most authoritative source of information.

This new edition contains an up-to-date and comprehensive coverage of occupational diseases as they present in modern, industrialized societies, combined with unrivalled clinical. This tenth edition has been fully revised and organized to reflect the realities of the modern workplace.

New features include chapters on bioterrorism and the history of occupational medicine with expanded sections on diagnosis and occupational toxicology. Additional downloadable materials available to purchasers of the book. occupational diseases as annexed to this Recommendation; and c) comprise, to the extent possible, a section entitled Suspected occupational diseases”.

The list as annexed to this Recommendation should be regularly reviewed and up-dated through tripartite meetings of experts convened by the Governing Body of the Interna-File Size: 1MB.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hunter, Donald, Diseases of occupations. London, English Universities Press [] (OCoLC). Hunter's Diseases of Occupations (Hodder Arnold Publication) by Peter J.

Baxter(Editor) Peter H. Adams(Editor) Tar-Ching Aw(Editor) Anne Cockcroft(Editor) J. Malcolm Harrington(Editor) Hardcover | A Hodder Arnold Publication | Pub.Introduction to Health Occupation: Today's Health Care Worker. Updated content throughout—Features new topics such as bioterrorrism.

Provides students with the most current information available, addresses the continuing changes in health care, and discusses the “hot topics” of the bility: This title is out of print.

Introduction. An occupational disease is any health condition due primarily to exposure to risk factors arising from work activity [].The importance of improving the diagnosis, reporting and registration of occupational diseases was stated in the World Health Organization (WHO) Workers’ Health: Global Plan of Action [].In some countries, the reporting of occupational diseases is Cited by: 9.