Publisher description for Environmental and occupational medicine / edited by William N. Rom ; associate editor, Steven B. Markowitz.


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Now in its updated Fourth Edition, this classic text provides comprehensive coverage of all aspects of occupational and environmental medicine. The book offers accurate, current information on the history, causes, prevention, and treatment of a wide range of environmental and occupational diseases and includes numerous case studies.



This edition includes more information on gene-environment interactions. The section on air pollution has been completely reorganized. Other Fourth Edition highlights include expanded coverage of government responses to the field and a new chapter on children's environmental health.




Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Medicine, Industrial.
Environmental toxicology.
Environmental health.
Occupational Medicine.
Environmental Medicine.