The comprehensive, fully-illustrated 5th Edition offers all-new chapters on ventilation of industrial workplaces, respiratory protection, particulates, the occupational medicine physician, and the occupational health nurse. All other chapters are extensively revised and updated. They include recognition of biological hazards; anatomy, physiology, and pathology; recognition, evaluation, and control of hazards; occupational health and safety professions; government regulations and their impact; and resources, exposure indices, and glossary.
The book is organized into seven parts, plus appendices and index.
The parts are:
- History and Development
- Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology
- Recognition of Hazards
- Evaluation of Hazards
- Control of Hazards
- Occupational Health and Safety Professions
- Government Regulations and Their Impact
Fundamental of Industrial Hygiene (5th Edition) provides a reference for those who seek to recognize, evaluate, and control occupational health hazards. It's a must-have manual for anyone involved in environmental, community, or occupational health or related fields. Hardcover, 8½" x 11", 1100 pages, illustrated. National Safety Council, 2002.