Quantitative Risk Assessment for Environmental and Occupational Health

William H. Hallenbeck

June 9, 1993 by CRC Press
Reference - 240 Pages
ISBN 9780873718011 - CAT# L801

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Features

  • Calculation of human dose rate and dose from experimental studies (animal and human)
  • Quantitation of response
  • Tests of significance
  • Calculation of excess risk
  • Calculation of confidence limits on excess risk
  • Individual and group excess risk
  • Conversion of risk factor units
  • Acceptable concentrations
  • Summary

    Quantitative Risk Assessment for Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition features twice as many risk analysis models with complete examples as the previous edition. The book features new information in the following areas:
  • Calculation of human dose rate and dose from experimental studies (animal and human)
  • Quantitation of response
  • Tests of significance
  • Calculation of excess risk
  • Calculation of confidence limits on excess risk
  • Individual and group excess risk
  • Conversion of risk factor units
  • Acceptable concentrations
    Quantitative Risk Assessment for Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition will be an essential risk assessment reference for industrial hygienists, environmental scientists and engineers, toxicologists, epidemiologists, attorneys, regulatory officials, and manufacturers and users of chemicals.