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NORA - National Occupational Research Agenda.
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 99-108, 1998 Nov; :1-2
In April 1996, The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and its partners unveiled the National Occupational Research Agenda(NORA), a framework to guide occupational safety and health research into the next decade. NORA is a tool not only for NIOSH but for the entire occupational safety and health community. Approximately 500 organizations and individuals outside NIOSH provided input into the development of the Agenda. Prior to NORA, there had been no national research agenda in the field of occupational safety and health (and no research agenda in any field) which had captured such broad input and consensus. This unique process resulted in remarkable agreement about the top 21 research priorities.
Dermatitis; Pulmonary-disorders; Reproductive-effects; Hearing-loss; Infectious-diseases; Back-injuries; Musculoskeletal-system-disorders; Traumatic-injuries; Indoor-air-pollution; Carcinogenicity; Risk-factors; Control-technology; Surveillance-programs; Indoor-environmental-quality
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 99-108
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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