Specialty: Epidemiology & Public Health,
Publication Year: 2014,
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A thorough, concise, up-to-date guide to the diagnosis and treatment of common occupational and environmental injuries and diseasesA Doody's Core Title for 2019!
Chapters on how to conduct an occupational and environmental medical history, examine the patient, evaluate exposures, and prevent further injury and illness
New methods of disability management and the important role that physicians can play in preventing disability
Practical information on the toxic properties and clinical manifestation of common industrial materials
Techniques to prevent acute and cumulative workplace-related injuries
Detailed discussion of international occupational and environmental health, and issues of worker migration
An appendix that concisely introduces the important topics of biostatistics and epidemiology
The definitive overview of common occupational and environmental illnesses
NEW CHAPTERS on electronic health records, the management of chronic pain, violence in the workplace, terrorism preparedness, disease surveillance, and chemical policy
Valuable to practicing physicians as well as students and residents