Books  Environmental Studies  Health & Health Care 

Risk Assessment for Environmental Health

By: Mark G Robson(Editor), William A Toscano(Editor)


Paperback | Aug 2012 | #200845 | ISBN-13: 9781118424063
Availability: Usually dispatched within 4 days Details
NHBS Price: £59.99 $78/€68 approx

About this book

Written by experts in the field, this important book provides an introduction to current risk assessment practices and procedures and explores the intrinsic complexities, challenges, and controversies associated with analysis of environmental health risks.

Environmental Health Risk Assessment for Public Health offers 27 substantial chapters on risk-related topics that include:

- What Is Risk and Why Study Risk Assessment
- The Risk Assessment–Risk Management Paradigm
- Risk Assessment and Regulatory Decision-Making in Environmental Health
- Toxicological Basis of Risk Assessment
- The Application of PBPK Modeling to Risk Assessment
- Probabilistic Models to Characterize Aggregate and Cumulative Risk
- Molecular Basis of Risk Assessment
- Comparative Risk Assessment
- Occupational Risk
- Radiological Risk Assessment
- Microbial Risk Assessment
- Children’s Risk Assessment
- Life Cycle Risk
- Environmental Laws and Regulations
- Precautionary Principles
- Risk Communication

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review this book!

Bestsellers in this subject

Lyme Disease

NHBS Price: £14.99 $20/€17 approx

Respiratory Protective Equipment at Work

Clearance price: £4.75 £18.99 (Save £14.24) $6/€5 approx

Where There Is No Doctor

NHBS Price: £29.99 $39/€34 approx

Rural Vulnerability to Famine in Ethiopia: 1958-77

NHBS Price: £19.95 $26/€23 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194