A compendium of NIOSH economic research 2002 - 2003.
NIOSH 2005 Jan; :1-54
The purpose of this compendium is to provide an overview of current research projects conducted or funded by NIOSH that focus on prevention and control of occupational injury and illness through economic analysis. The compendium includes 22 NIOSH intramural and 32 NIOSH-funded extramural economic projects or other research projects with a substantial economic component that were being conducted during 2002 and 2003. The principal investigator of each NIOSH intramural project was asked to describe the project in one page. The description for each extramural project was extracted from the project protocol submitted for funding consideration.
Injury-prevention; Disease-prevention; Occupational-health; Occupational-medicine; Logging-workers; Mining-industry; Health-care; Mortality-rates; Pulmonary-system-disorders; Respiratory-system-disorders; Musculoskeletal-system-disorders; Back-injuries; Sand-blasting; Construction-industry; Age-factors; Age-groups; Morbidity-rates; Motor-vehicles; Shift-work
NTIS Accession No.
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-112
DSR; HELD; DSHEFS; SRL; PRL; OD
Research Tools and Approaches: Social and Economic Consequences
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health