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MassGeneral for Children at North Shore Medical Center

Health Effects of Artificial Light

Scientific Committee on Emerging and Newly Identified Health Risks SCENIHR (PDF file)

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ALLERGIES IN THE WORKPLACE

Thuraya Isaacs, MB ChB, MFamMed (PDF file)

Asthma Among Health Care Professionals

Anna Rask-Andersen, M.D., Ph.D., Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Susan M. Tarlo, M.B., B.S., Toronto Western Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Handbook of Occupational Hazards and Controls for Mental Health Workers

Government of Alberta (PDF file)

Graveyard Shift Work Linked to Cancer

Maria Cheng - University of Connecticut Health Center

Shift work trends and risk of work injury among Canadian workers

Wong IS, McLeod CB, Demers PA - Scand J Work Environ Health 2011;37(1):54-61

Shift work: health, performance and safety problems, traditional countermeasures, and innovative management strategies to reduce circadian misalignment

Mark R Smith Charmane I - Eastman Biological Rhythms Research Laboratory, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA (PDF file)

SKIN EXPOSURES & EFFECTS

CDC (PDF file)

Diseases, Disorders & Injuries

Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety

Identifying and managing adverse environmental health effects:
Taking an exposure history

Lynn Marshall, Erica Weir, Alan Abelsohn and Margaret D. Sanborn
CMAJ ï April 16, 2002; 166 (8)

Occupational Medicine online

http://www.occmed.free-online.co.uk/

Occupational Diseases: A Guide to Their Recognition

CDC - NIOSH

Occupational Cancer: Current Knowledge, Gaps, and the Role of Research

Paul A. Demers, PhD - Occupational Hygiene Association of Ontario, March 18th, 2013 (PDF file)

Cancer Risk Factors in Ontario - Dusts and Fibres

Cancer Care Ontario (PDF file)

Concrete and Masonry cutting and Drilling (health hazards)

Government of Western Australia (PDF file)

The Occupational Cancer Research Centre

OCRC

Occupational Cancer in Canada: Current State of Knowledge and Data Gaps

Paul A. Demers, PhD (ppt)

Erionite: An Emerging North American Hazard

David Weissman, MD, and Max Kiefer, MS, CIH

ASBESTOS (CHRYSOTILE, AMOSITE, CROCIDOLITE, TREMOLITE, ACTINOLITE, AND ANTHOPHYLLITE)

IARC (PDF file)

Good Practice Note: Asbestos: Occupational and Community Health Issues

World Bank Group, May 2009 (PDF file)

Asbestos Controls for Construction and Renovations

Health and Safety Ontario (PDF file)

ASBESTOS CEMENT PIPE: WHAT IF IT NEEDS TO BE REPLACED?

G. Eric Williams, P.E. and Kent Von Aspern, P.E. (PDF file)

Procedures for Cutting and Handling of Asbestos Cement Pipe

City of Richmond Public Works Operations (PDF file)

Silica in Construction

The Blueprint Guides (PDF file)

Guides for Lead Control Programs

The Blueprint Guides

Silica Dust on Construction Sites

Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences - University of Washington (PDF file)

Guidance for Reducing Health Risks to Workers Handling Human Waste or Sewage

CDC

Guidance For Controlling Potential Risks To Workers Exposed to Class B Biosolids

CDC (PDF file)

Sleep Deprivation Among Physicians

Richard Eddy, MD
BCMJ, Vol. 47, No. 4, May 2005, page(s) 176-180 Articles

Handbook of Occupational Hazards and Controls for Dental Workers

Government of Alberta (PDF file)

Bioaerosols in Dental Offices

IRSST (PDF file)

The International Headache Classification (ICHD-2)

(ICHD-2)

Management of Concussion and Post-Concussion Syndrome

Barry Willer, PhD, and John J. Leddy, MD (PDF file)

Mild Head Injury and Posttraumatic Headache

J.N.Browndyke, Ph.D. (PDF file)

Clinical Practice Guidelines for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Persistent Symptoms

Shawn Marshall, MD MSc FRCPC; Mark Bayley, MD FRCPC; Scott McCullagh, MD FRCPC;
Diana Velikonja, PhD CPsych; Lindsay Berrigan, PhD - (PDF file)

Handbook of Occupational Hazards and Controls for Public Health Workers

Government of Alberta (PDF file)

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

http://www.ninds.nih.gov/

Disease Listing

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

http://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/

The National Toxicology Program

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences - U.S.A.

Toxnet - U.S. National Library of Medicine

ChemIDplus - Dictionary of over 500,000 chemicals (names, synonyms, and structures)

The Impact of Light on Outcomes in Healthcare Settings

Anjali Joseph, Ph.D., Director of Research, The Center for Health Design (PDF file)

The Center for the Evaluation of Risks to Human Reproduction (CERHR)

http://cerhr.niehs.nih.gov/

Duke University Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

http://dukeoccmed.mc.duke.edu/

DISINFECTANTS AND ASTHMA

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (PDF file)

Canadian Institute of Health Research

http://www.cihr.ca/

The United States National Library of Medicine

http://www.nlm.nih.gov/

Medscape: Public Health and Prevention

http://www.medscape.com/publichealth

Medical Matrix L.L.C. - Prevention Medicine Links

http://www.medmatrix.org/_SPages/Prevention_Medicine.asp

American Academy of Family Physicians

http://www.aafp.org/online/en/home.html

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

http://www.cdc.gov/

World Health Organization

http://www.who.int/en/

U.S. National Institute of Health

http://www.nih.gov/

Canadian Medical Association

http://www.cmaj.ca/

Occupational and Environmental Medical Association of Canada

http://www.oemac.org/

Public Health Agency of Canada

http://www.canadian-health-network.ca/

Occupational Medicine Specialists of Canada

http://www.omsoc.org/

University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine / Occupational Medicine Canadian Board of Occupational Medicine

http://www.oemac.org/cbom/en/index.htm

Yale University School of Medicine / Occupational and Environmental Medicine

http://info.med.yale.edu/intmed/occmed/index.html

University of Ottawa / R. Samuel McLaughlin Centre for Population Health & Assessment

http://www.mclaughlincentre.ca/

Occupational Medicine Portal

http://www.occupmedicine.com/online-resources/

Institute of Occupational Medicine

http://www.iom-world.org/

Health, Environment and Work

http://www.agius.com/hew/index.htm

University of Toronto and St. Michael’s Hospital / Centre for Research Expertise in Occupational Disease

http://www.creod.on.ca/web/home/

IARC - Complete List of all Monographs and Supplements

http://monographs.iarc.fr/ENG/Monographs/allmonos90.php

Case Studies in Environmental Medicine

U.S. Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

Hand Dermatitis in Health Care Workers

Washington Department of Labor and Industries (PDF file)

Diseases and Disorders - Links pertaining to Disorders of Environmental Origin

Karolinska Institutet University Library, Stockholm, Sweden

Recognizing Occupational Disease -- Taking an Effective Occupational History

American Academy of Family Physicians

A Relational Database of Hazardous Chemicals and Occupational Diseases

http://www.haz-map.com/

Occupational Skin Disease

National Skin Centre

Repetitive Strain Injury in a Postal Worker - A Case Study

Barbara Burgel, R.N., M.S., C.O.H.N.-S., F.A.A.N.

CDC - National Center for Injury Prevention and Control

http://www.cdc.gov/ncipc/

The Whole Brain Atlas

Keith A. Johnson, M.D., J. Alex Becker, Ph.D.

Injury-Related Websites

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Indoor Air Pollution: An Introduction for Health Professionals

U.S. - EPA

Work-related Skin Diseases - Information for Medical and Health and Safety Professionals and Trainers

U.K. Health and Safety Executive

Occupational Hearing Loss

Dr. Kevin T. Kavanagh

Completed Research Projects

WorksafeBC

Canadaís First Occupational Cancer Research Centre Launched

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Technical Info Sheets

Occupational Health Clinics for Ontario Workers Inc.


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