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January 1979
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 79-116

A Guide to the Work-Relatedness of Disease

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Table of Contents

Content Document
Chapter I-An Approach to Decision-Making
Chapter II -Evidence of Disease
Chapter III-Epidemiology
Chapter IV-Evidence of Exposure
Chapter V-Aggravation of Preexisting Conditions
Chapter VI-Validity of Testimony
Chapter VII-Conclusions
i-iv,1-26 79-116-a.pdf (32 pages, 512K)
Chapter VIII-Examples of the Method
Inorganic Arsenic
27-62 79-116-b.pdf (36 pages, 661K)
Carbon Monoxide
Coke Oven Emissions
Cotton Dust
63-98 79-116-c.pdf (36 pages, 726K)
Inorganic Lead
Inorganic Mercury
99-133 79-116-d.pdf (35 pages, 561K)
Nitrogen Dioxide
Crystalline Silica
134-167 79-116-e.pdf (34 pages, 637K)
Sulfur Dioxide
Toluene Diisocyanate
168-184 79-116-f.pdf (17 pages, 327K)
Appendix A-l-Epidemiologic References
Appendix A-2-Bibliography
Appendix B-Case Histories
185-212 79-116-g.pdf (28 pages, 550K)
Appendix C-Respiratory Questionnaire
Appendix D-Occupations and Selected Potential
213-240 79-116-h.pdf (28 pages, 405K)
Appendix E-Glossary
Appendix F-Sample OSHA Regulations for Mandatory
Physical Examinations and Medical and Biological
241-266 79-116-i.pdf (26 pages, 464K)


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