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Published:
August 15, 2014
Author(s):
William J. Rea, Kalpana D. Patel
Encyclopedic in scope, Reversibility of Chronic Degenerative Disease and Hypersensitivity, Volume 2: The Effects of Environmental Pollutants on the Organ System draws deeply from clinical histories of thousands of patients. It focuses on clinical syndromes within the musculoskeletal, 
Published:
November 29, 2012
Author(s):
John B. West, Robert B. Schoene, Andrew M. Luks, James S. Milledge
A comprehensive update to this preeminent and accessible text, this fifth edition of a bestseller was developed as a response to man's attempts to climb unaided to higher altitudes and to spend more time in these conditions for both work and recreation. It describes the ever-expanding challenges 
Published:
March 30, 2012
Author(s):
Alan Martin, Sam Harbison, Karen Beach, Peter Cole
An Introduction to Radiation Protection is a highly readable account of the nature of the hazards presented by ionizing radiation and the methods of protection for those new to the field and for the non-specialist. The sixth edition of this established text takes readers through the general 
Published:
October 29, 2010
Editor(s):
Peter J Baxter, Tar-Ching Aw, Anne Cockcroft, Paul Durrington, J Malcolm Harrington
Winner of the 2011 BMA book awards: medicine categoryIn 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 
Published:
August 27, 2010
Author(s):
Alan Hawley, James Matheson
Disaster medicine is a broad and dynamic field that encompasses the medical and surgical response to mass casualty incidents including rail, air, and road traffic accidents; domestic terrorism; and pandemic outbreaks. It also encompasses the global issues of conflict and natural catastrophe. 
Published:
July 30, 2010
Author(s):
Jon G. Ayres, Roy M. Harrison, Gordon L. Nichols, Robert L. Maynard CBE
Environmental Medicine is an indispensable aid to the investigation, diagnosis and treatment of a wide variety of environmentally-acquired disorders. It brings into sharp focus the increasing importance of the practice of environmental medicine, drawing together the many different strands that make 
Published:
February 29, 2008
Author(s):
Stanley Schuman
Real-life agromedical discoveries previously only available in scientific journals and books This entertaining and enlightening collection of true-life agromedical “detective stories” demonstrates innovative problem-solving in places as diverse as a desert farm in the Nile delta and a 
Published:
March 31, 2006
Editor(s):
David Gradwell, David J Rainford
Ernsting's Aviation Medicine applies current understanding in medicine, physiology and the behavioural sciences to the stresses faced by both civil and military aircrew on a daily basis.The fourth edition of this established textbook has been revised and updated by a multi-disciplinary team of 
Published:
February 21, 2006
Editor(s):
David I. Bernstein, Moira Chan-Yeung, Jean-Luc Malo, I. Leonard Bernstein
Addressing every key component of occupational asthma-including disease mechanisms, clinical diagnosis, treatment, and categories of causative agents-this Third Edition supplies an expert survey of the most influential advances and research in the field. Supplying new and expanded chapters on 
Published:
August 09, 2005
Editor(s):
Nerys Williams, Paul Carding
The first guide to cover aspects of voice loss from an occupational health perspective, this reference covers procedures to detect, assess, and prevent voice loss in schools, industrial facilities, and other workplace environments, as well as covers occupational groups at risk and risk factors for