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Dysbarism-related osteonecrosis: proceedings of a symposium on dysbaric osteonecrosis.
Beckman EL, Elliott DH, eds. Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 75-153, 1974 Jan; :1-284
Medical, legal, and economic aspects of dysbaric osteonecrosis are covered in this symposium. Topic include: osteonecrosis in compressed-air workers, divers, and aviators; U.S. experience in compressed-air work; pathophysiology; osteonecrosis associated with other diseases; experimental studies; diagnosis; treatment; medical registry for osteonecrosis; medico-legal aspects; osteonecrosis as it concerns the diving contractor and insurance underwriter; and the role of NIOSH in future research.
Bone-disorders; Aerospace-workers; Barotrauma; Necrosis; Musculoskeletal-system-disorders
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DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 75-153
Dysbarism-related osteonecrosis: proceedings of a symposium on dysbaric osteonecrosis
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