Occupational and Environmental Lung Diseases by Yuh-Chin T. Huang, Andrew J. Ghio, Lisa A. Maier
By Yuh-Chin T. Huang, Andrew J. Ghio, Lisa A. Maier
Documents either environmental and work-related factors of lung disease
in contrast to different books at the topic, this new quantity methods occupational and environmental lung sickness from the place to begin of the sufferer who involves the healthcare professional with respiration signs. The authors realize that very likely damaging exposures take place not just within the paintings atmosphere, but additionally because of leisure pursuits or different relaxation actions, or from outdoors pollution, and it's up the health practitioner to spot no matter if a selected activity or pastime is the reason for the patient’s breathing symptoms.
that can assist you arrive at a differential prognosis, chapters within the booklet are prepared through activity or publicity, and are divided into five sections:
Chapter 1 Cosmetics and private Care items in Lung ailments (pages 11–22): Howard M. Kipen
Chapter 2 Passive Smoking (pages 23–43): Maritta S. Jaakkola
Chapter three Emissions concerning Cooking and Heating (pages 45–54): Debbie Jarvis
Chapter four cleansing and different family items (pages 55–68): Jan?Paul Zock
Chapter five development fabrics and Furnishing (pages 69–80): Jouni J. okay. Jaakkola and Reginald Quansah
Chapter 6 Mites, Pets, Fungi and infrequent Allergens (pages 81–93): Frederic de Blay, Magdalena Posa, Gabrielle Pauli and Ashok Purohit
Chapter 7 pastime objectives (pages 95–105): Paul D. Blanc
Chapter eight Day?Care and faculties (pages 107–120): Eva Ronmark and Greta Smedje
Chapter nine Secondhand Smoke publicity and the health and wellbeing of Hospitality employees (pages 121–128): Mark D. Eisner
Chapter 10 wellbeing and fitness results of Environmental Exposures whereas in cars (pages 129–136): Madeline A. Dillon and David B. Peden
Chapter eleven Indoor activities (pages 137–157): Harman S. Paintal and Ware G. Kuschner
Chapter 12 Agricultural Environments and the foodstuff (pages 159–175): Jakob Hjort Bonlokke, Yvon Cormier and Torben Sigsgaard
Chapter thirteen Mining (pages 177–189): Robert L. Cowie
Chapter 14 steel and similar Jobs (Including Welding) (pages 191–202): William S. Beckett
Chapter 15 car upkeep, fix and Refinishing (pages 203–210): Meredith H. Stowe and Carrie A. Redlich
Chapter sixteen automobile (pages 211–222): Kenneth D. Rosenman
Chapter 17 wooden and cloth Industries (pages 223–232): Kjell Toren
Chapter 18 Chemical, Coatings and Plastics Industries (pages 233–245): Oyebode A. Taiwo and Carrie A. Redlich
Chapter 19 paintings with Electronics (pages 247–258): Sherwood Burge
Chapter 20 The companies (pages 259–271): George L. Delclos, Lea Ann Tullis and Arch I. Carson
Chapter 21 the development (pages 273–289): Gary M. Liss, Edward L. Petsonk and Kenneth D. Linch
Chapter 22 Police, Firefighters and the army (pages 291–311): Aaron M. S. Thompson and Stefanos N. Kales
Chapter 23 place of work employees and academics (pages 313–336): Jean M. Cox?Ganser, Ju?Hyeong Park and Kathleen Kreiss
Chapter 24 learn employees (pages 337–355): Paul Cullinan
Chapter 25 paintings in Hyperbaric Environments (pages 357–375): Mark Glover
Chapter 26 results of go back and forth or paintings at excessive Altitudes or Low Pressures (pages 377–388): Michael Bagshaw
Chapter 27 average assets – Wildland Fires and Volcanoes (pages 389–404): Sverre Vedal
Chapter 28 conventional city toxins (pages 405–419): Sam Parsia, Amee Patrawalla and William N. Rom
Chapter 29 Traffic?Related city pollution (pages 421–443): Steven M. Lee and Mark W. Frampton
Chapter 30 open air activities (pages 445–456): Kai?Hakon Carlsen
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Tarlo, Paul Cullinan and Benoit Nemery © 2010 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. ISBN: 978-0-470-51594-5 24 CH 2 PASSIVE SMOKING This chapter will first introduce definitions related to passive smoking and describe exposure to tobacco smoke, then review the current knowledge on health effects of SHS exposure in children and adults, and finally discuss clinical applications and preventive measures. In reviewing health effects, assessment of whether the relation between SHS exposure and the health condition is causal is based on the criteria usually used by the recent reviews.
Maternal SHS exposure has also been linked to increased persistent pulmonary hypertension of the newborn. 2 Health effects of passive smoking in childhood The first studies reporting a link between parental smoking and respiratory disease in children were published in the early 1970s. Since then abundant evidence on adverse health effects of SHS exposure in childhood has accumulated. 3. Acute lower respiratory illnesses More than 100 studies from different parts of the world have been published on parental smoking in infancy and early childhood and the risk of the childs acute lower respiratory illness.
A Asthma Maternal smoking during pregnancy has been strongly linked to the risk of childhood asthma , but again, the overall number of studies looking at the effects related to mothers SHS exposure during pregnancy is limited . Low birth weight Active smoking by the mother is a well-known cause of low birth weight (LBW). There is increasing literature also on nonsmoking mothers exposure to SHS and low birth weight [9,13]. 37 weeks of gestation) birth. When LBW occurs at full term, it means that the fetal growth was reduced and the outcome is called small for gestational age (SGA).