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Title Assessing the effects of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill on human health : a summary of the June 2010 workshop / Margaret A. McCoy and Judith A. Salerno, rapporteurs ; Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.
Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2010.

Series Institute of Medicine
Institute of Medicine (U.S.)
Subject BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010 -- Health aspects -- Congresses.
Oil spills -- Health aspects -- Mexico, Gulf of -- Congresses.
Oil spills -- Health aspects -- Gulf Coast (U.S.) -- Congresses.
Water Pollution, Chemical -- adverse effects.
Petroleum -- adverse effects.
Environmental Exposure -- adverse effects.
Occupational Exposure -- adverse effects.
Environmental Monitoring -- methods.
Oceans and Seas.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Congresses.
Alt Name McCoy, Margaret A.
Salerno, Judith A.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.)
United States. Office of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority.
Assessing the Human Health Effects of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill (2010 : New Orleans, La.)
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 183 pages).
Summary A workshop was held June 22-23, 2010, in New Orleans, Louisiana, with the name: Assessing the Human Health Effects of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. This document summarizes the background, presentations, discussions, and public comments that occurred during the workshop.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 137-148).
Contents Introduction -- At-risk populations and routes of exposure -- Short- and long-term effects on human health -- Communicating with the public -- Overview of health monitoring activities : state and federal perspectives -- Data-collection, surveillance, and research methodologies -- Developing effective surveillance and monitoring systems : future directions and resource needs -- Appendix A: References -- Appendix B: Bibliography of related National Academies Press reports -- Appendix C: Workshop agenda -- Appendix D: Public questions and comments -- Appendix E: Speaker biographies.
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Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780309157827 (electronic bk.)
030915782X (electronic bk.)
1282787578
9781282787575
9780309157810 (pbk.)
0309157811 (pbk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786612787577
OCLC # 676696021
Additional Format Print version: Assessing the effects of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill on human health. Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, ©2010 9780309157810 0309157811 (DLC) 2011499195 (OCoLC)663110870