A Guide to the Work-Relatedness of Disease

January 1979
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 79-116

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Table of Contents

Content Document
Preface
Abstract
Acknowledgments
Introduction
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)Cdc-pdf
Chapter VIII-Examples of the Method
Antimony
Inorganic Arsenic
Asbestos
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Benzene
Carbon Monoxide
Coke Oven Emissions
Cotton Dust
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Inorganic Lead
Inorganic Mercury
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Nitrogen Dioxide
Noise
Crystalline Silica
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Sulfur Dioxide
Toluene Diisocyanate
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Appendix A-l-Epidemiologic References
Appendix A-2-Bibliography
Appendix B-Case Histories
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Appendix C-Respiratory Questionnaire
Appendix D-Occupations and Selected Potential
Exposures
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Appendix E-Glossary
Appendix F-Sample OSHA Regulations for Mandatory
Physical Examinations and Medical and Biological
Monitoring
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