Physical and biological hazards of the workplace [E-Book] / edited by Gregg M. Stave, Peter H. Wald.
Stave, Gregg M., (editor)
Wald, Peter H., (editor)
Third edition.
Hoboken, NJ : John Wiley & Sons Inc., [2017]
1 online resource
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Table of Contents:
  • PART I.
  • PHYSICAL HAZARDS.
  • Introduction to Physical Hazards /
  • Peter H. Wald
  • I.
  • Worker-Material Interfaces.
  • Ergonomics and Upper Extremity Musculoskeletal Disorders /
  • Thomas R. Hales
  • Manual Materials Handling /
  • Robert B. Dick, Stephen D. Hudock, Ming-Lun Lu, Thomas R. Waters, and Vern Putz-Anderson
  • Occupational Vibration Exposure /
  • David G. Wilder and Donald E. Wasserman
  • Mechanical Energy /
  • James Kubalik
  • II.
  • The Physical Work Environment
  • Hot Environments /
  • David W. DeGroot and Laura A. Pacha
  • Cold Environments /
  • David W. DeGroot and Laura A. Pacha
  • High-pressure Environments /
  • Tony L. Alleman and Joseph R. Serio
  • Low-pressure and High-Altitude Environments /
  • Worthe S. Holt
  • Shift Work /
  • Allene J. Scott
  • III.
  • Energy and Electromagnetic Radiation.
  • Ionizing Radiation /
  • James P. Seward
  • Ultraviolet Radiation /
  • James A. Hathaway and David H. Sliney
  • Visible Light and Infrared Radiation /
  • James A. Hathaway and David H. Sliney
  • Laser Radiation /
  • David H. Sliney and James A. Hathaway
  • Microwave, Radiofrequency, and Extremely Low-frequency Energy /
  • Richard Cohen and Peter H. Wald
  • Noise /
  • Robert A. Dobie
  • Electrical Power and Electrical Injuries /
  • Jeffrey R. Jones.
  • PART II.
  • BIOLOGICAL HAZARDS.
  • General Principles of Microbiology and Infectious Disease /
  • Woodhall Stopford
  • Clinical Recognition of Occupational Exposure and Health Consequences /
  • Gary N. Greenberg and Gregg M. Stave
  • Prevention of Illness from Biological Hazards /
  • Gregg M. Stave
  • Viruses /
  • Manijeh Berenji
  • Bacteria /
  • Christopher J. Martin, Aletheia S. Donahue, and John D. Meyer
  • Mycobacteria /
  • Gregg M. Stave
  • Fungi /
  • Craig S. Glazer and Cecile S. Rose
  • Anaplasma, Chlamydophila, Coxiella, Ehrlichia, and Rickettsia /
  • Dennis J. Darcey
  • Parasites /
  • William N. Yang
  • Envenomations /
  • James A. Palmier
  • Allergens /
  • David C. Caretto
  • Latex /
  • Carol A. Epling
  • Malignant Cells /
  • Aubrey K. Miller
  • Recombinant Organisms /
  • Jessica Herzstein and Gregg M. Stave
  • Prions: Creutzfeldt-jakob Disease (CJD) and Related Transmissible /
  • Spongiform Encephalopathies (TSEs) /
  • Dennis J. Darcey
  • Endotoxins /
  • Robert Jacobs
  • Wood Dust /
  • Harold R. Imbus and Gregg M. Stave.