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Environmental Toxicology and Human Health

Edited by : Tetsuo Satoh,

Biomedical Research Institute and Chiba University, Japan

Salmaan H. Inayat-Hussain,

Department of Biomedical Science, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences, University Kebangsaan, Malaysia


1. Impacts of Radionuclide Contamination on Humans

Satoshi Fukuda, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Space and Particle Radiation Science Research Group

and Division of Radiotoxicology and Protection, Japan

Exposure from Medical Use of Radionuclides

Shuji Takeda, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Department of Advanced Technology for Medical

Imaging, Japan

Plutonium

Akira Koizumi, Division of Radiotoxicology and Protection, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan

Radon

Michikumi Simo, Division of Radiotoxicology and Protection, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan

Akira Koizumi, Division of Radiotoxicology and Protection, National Institute of Radiological Sciences, Japan


2. Human Exposure to Industrial Chemicals

Hirohiko Sakurai, National Institute of Industrial Health, Japan

Types of Industrial Chemicals

Akio Koizumi, Department of Hygiene, Akita University School of Medicine, Japan

Health Effects from Exposure to Acute Levels of Industrial Chemicals

Heihachirou Arito, National Institute of Industrial Health, Japan

Health Effects from Exposure to Chronic Levels of Industrial Chemicals

Yasuhiro Takeuchi, Research Center for Radiation Emergency Medicine, National Institute of Radiological

Sciences, Japan

Control Strategies

Masayuki Ikeda, Kyoto Industrial Health Association, Japan

Case Study of Air Pollution Episodes in Meuse Valley of Belgium, Denora of Pennsylvania and London , U.K.

Jun Kagawa, Department of Hygiene and Public Health School of Medicine, Tokyo Women's Medical University,

Case Study of BHOPAL Incident

Paul Cullinan, Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Imperial College (NHLI), UK

Case Study of Itai-Itai Disease in Japan Caused by Cadmium

Minoru Kasuya, Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical Univ. Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health, Japan

Minimata Disease in Japan

Yukio Takizawa, National Institute for Minamata Disease, Environment Agency of Japan, Japan

Mercury-Contaminated Grain in Iraq

Yukio Takizawa, National Institute for Minamata Disease, Environment Agency of Japan, Japan

Pediatric Lead Poisoning of Residential Origin

Michael B. Rabinowitz, Marine Biological Laboratory and Harvard Medical School, USA


3. Impacts of Agricultural Chemicals on Humans

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Nitrates

Kirsi Vahakangas, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Oulu, Finland

Insecticides

Kai M. Savolainen, Department of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Finland

Kirsi Vahakangas, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Oulu, Finland

Herbicides

R.E. Kramer, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Mississippi, Medical Center, USA

R.C. Baker, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Mississippi, Medical Center, USA

Fungicides and Nematocides

Kai M. Savolainen, Department of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Finland

Rodenticides

R.E. Kramer, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Mississippi, Medical Center, USA

R.C. Baker, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Mississippi, Medical Center, USA

Case Studies of Methemoglobinemia

Kirsi Vahakangas, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Oulu, Finland

Case Studies of Organophosphorus Insecticide Poisonings

Kai M. Savolainen, Department of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Finland

Case Studies of Organochlorine Insecticide Poisonings

Kai M. Savolainen, Department of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Finland

Case Studies of Triazine and Acetanilide Herbicide Poisonings

Kirsi Vahakangas, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Oulu, Finland

International Regulations for Use of Agricultural Chemicals

Kai M. Savolainen, Department of Industrial Hygiene and Toxicology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Finland


4. Microorganism-Induced Diseases

Yoshifumi Takeda, International Medical Center of Japan, Japan

Bacterial-Induced Diseases

Haruo Watanabe, Department of Bacteriology, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Japan

Virus-Induced Diseases

Aurelia M.C. Koros, Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, University of Pittsburgh, USA

H. Dantuluri, Department of Infectious Diseases and Microbiology, University of Pittsburgh, USA

Fungus and Actinomycete-Induced Diseases

Makoto Miyaji, Chiba University, Research Center for Pathogenic Fungi and Microbial Toxicosis, Japan

Actinomycete- and Yeast-Induced Diseases

Makoto Miyaji, Chiba University, Research Center for Pathogenic Fungi and Microbial Toxicosis, Japan

Case Study of Lyme Disease

Masato Kawabata, Kobe University, School of Medicine, International Center for Medical Research, Japan

Case History: Ebola Hermorrhagic Fever in Zaire, 1995

Alexandra M. Levitt, National Center for Infectious Diseases, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, USA

The Case Studies of Anthrax Outbreaks

Ikuo Uchida, Laboratory of Clinical Microbiology Hokkaido Branch, National Institute of Animal Health, Japan

Case Study of Health Effects of Cryptosporidium in Drinking Water

Huw V. Smith, Scottish Parasite Diagnostic Laboratory, Stobhill Hospital, UK

Robert Nichols, Scottish Parasite Diagnostic Laboratory, Stobhill Hospital, UK


5. Sportfish Consumption: Socio-Cultural and Economic Aspects, Ethnicity and Effectiveness of Health Advisories

Anna M. Fan, Pesticide and Environmental Toxicology Section, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, California Environmental Protection Agency, USA

Impacts of Socioeconomic Factors on Residential Indoor Air Quality and Human Health

Richard Lam, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, California Environmental Protection Agency, USA

R. Broadwin, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, California Environmental Protection Agency, USA

A. Arcus-Arth, Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, California Environmental Protection Agency, USA

Social Concerns for Environmental Exposures to Toxic Substances

Amy D. Kyle, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Economic Impacts

James C. Robinson, School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Environmental Justice as a Component of Environmental Decision-Making

Michael J. Dibartolomeis, Pesticide & Environmental Toxicology Section, Office of Environmental Health Hazard

Assessment, California Environmental Protection Agency, USA

Legal and Policy Issues

Dennis D. Fort, Water Resources Administration, University of New Mexico, USA



 

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