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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; :239-240
The work of the National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health is reviewed briefly. Criteria documents are prepared for chemical environmental agents and physical agents, which are submitted to the Department of Labor to promulgate standards. The establishment of new decompression tables is a priority emphasized in this symposium, and which could be developed under the Occupational Safety and Health Act.
NIOSH-Publication; Toxic-substances; Hazardous-materials; Safety-standards; Decompression-sickness; Contaminants; Safety-measures
Beckman EL; Elliott DH
Dysbarism-related osteonecrosis: proceedings of a symposium on dysbaric osteonecrosis
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