Quantitative Risk Assessment for Environmental and Occupational Health

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CRC Press, Jun 9, 1993 - Science - 240 pages
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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.
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    Contents

    Chapter
    1
    Chapter
    11
    Chapter 4
    63
    Chapter 5
    105
    Environmental and Occupational Exposure to
    127
    References
    143
    Appendix 1
    149
    Appendix 2
    157
    Appendix 4
    165
    Lower and Upper 98 Confidence Limits for
    179
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