The Resource Essentials of medical geology : impacts of the natural environment on public health, editor-in-chief, Olle Selinus ; associate editors, Brian J. Alloway ... [et al.]

Essentials of medical geology : impacts of the natural environment on public health, editor-in-chief, Olle Selinus ; associate editors, Brian J. Alloway ... [et al.]

Label
Essentials of medical geology : impacts of the natural environment on public health
Title
Essentials of medical geology
Title remainder
impacts of the natural environment on public health
Statement of responsibility
editor-in-chief, Olle Selinus ; associate editors, Brian J. Alloway ... [et al.]
Title variation
Medical geology
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA566
LC item number
.E87 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Selinus, O.
  • Alloway, B. J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Environmental health
  • Environmentally induced diseases
  • Environmental toxicology
  • Medical geography
  • Geology
  • Ecological assessment (Biology)
  • Water quality biological assessment
  • Ecological risk assessment
  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Exposure
  • Environmental Illness
  • Geography
Label
Essentials of medical geology : impacts of the natural environment on public health, editor-in-chief, Olle Selinus ; associate editors, Brian J. Alloway ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Medical geology : perspectives and prospects / Brian E. Davies ... [et al.] -- Natural distribution and abundance of elements / Robert G. Garrett -- Anthropogenic sources / Ron Fuge -- Uptake of elements from a chemical point of view / Robert J.P. Williams -- Uptake of elements from a biological point of view / Ulf Lindh -- Biological functions of the elements / Ulf Lindh -- Geological impacts on nutrition / Gerald F. Combs, Jr. -- Biological responses of elements / Monica Nordberg, M. George Cherian -- Volcanic emissions and health / Philip Weinstein, Angus Cook -- Radon in air and water / J. Donald Appleton -- Arsenic in groundwater and the environment / Pauline Smedley, David G. Kinniburgh -- Fluoride in natural waters / Mike Edmunds, Pauline Smedley -- Water hardness and health effects / Eva Rubenowitz-Lundin, Kevin M. Hiscock -- Bioavailability of elements in soil / Brian J. Alloway -- Selenium deficiency and toxicity in the environment / Fiona Fordyce -- Soils and iodine deficiency / Ron Fuge -- Geophagy and the involuntary ingestion of soil / Peter W. Abrahams -- Natural aerosolic mineral dusts and human health / Edward Derbyshire -- The ecology of soil-borne human pathogens / Mark W. Bultman, Frederick S. Fisher, Demosthenes Pappagianis -- Animals and medical geology / Bernt Jones -- Environmental epidemiology / Jesper B. Nielsen, Tina Kold Jensen -- Environmental medicine / Jefferson Fowles, Philip Weinstein, Chin-Hsiao Tseng -- Environmental pathology / José A. Centeno ... [et al.] -- Toxicology / Tee L. Guidotti -- Speciation of trace elements / Bernhard Michalke, Sergio Caroli -- GIS in human health studies / Joseph E. Bunnell ... [et al.] -- Investigating vector-borne and zoonotic diseases with remote sensing and GIS / Stephen C. Guptill, Chester G. Moore -- Mineralogy of bone / H. Catherine W. Skinner -- Inorganic and organic geochemistry techniques / Mitko Vutchkov, Gerald Lalor, Stephen Macko -- Histochemical and microprobe analysis in medical geology / José A. Centeno ... [et al.] -- Modeling ground water flow and quality / Leonard F. Konikow, Pierre D. Glynn
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiv, 812 p.
Isbn
9780126363418
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20052832 11
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57569091
  • (OCoLC)57569091
Label
Essentials of medical geology : impacts of the natural environment on public health, editor-in-chief, Olle Selinus ; associate editors, Brian J. Alloway ... [et al.]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Medical geology : perspectives and prospects / Brian E. Davies ... [et al.] -- Natural distribution and abundance of elements / Robert G. Garrett -- Anthropogenic sources / Ron Fuge -- Uptake of elements from a chemical point of view / Robert J.P. Williams -- Uptake of elements from a biological point of view / Ulf Lindh -- Biological functions of the elements / Ulf Lindh -- Geological impacts on nutrition / Gerald F. Combs, Jr. -- Biological responses of elements / Monica Nordberg, M. George Cherian -- Volcanic emissions and health / Philip Weinstein, Angus Cook -- Radon in air and water / J. Donald Appleton -- Arsenic in groundwater and the environment / Pauline Smedley, David G. Kinniburgh -- Fluoride in natural waters / Mike Edmunds, Pauline Smedley -- Water hardness and health effects / Eva Rubenowitz-Lundin, Kevin M. Hiscock -- Bioavailability of elements in soil / Brian J. Alloway -- Selenium deficiency and toxicity in the environment / Fiona Fordyce -- Soils and iodine deficiency / Ron Fuge -- Geophagy and the involuntary ingestion of soil / Peter W. Abrahams -- Natural aerosolic mineral dusts and human health / Edward Derbyshire -- The ecology of soil-borne human pathogens / Mark W. Bultman, Frederick S. Fisher, Demosthenes Pappagianis -- Animals and medical geology / Bernt Jones -- Environmental epidemiology / Jesper B. Nielsen, Tina Kold Jensen -- Environmental medicine / Jefferson Fowles, Philip Weinstein, Chin-Hsiao Tseng -- Environmental pathology / José A. Centeno ... [et al.] -- Toxicology / Tee L. Guidotti -- Speciation of trace elements / Bernhard Michalke, Sergio Caroli -- GIS in human health studies / Joseph E. Bunnell ... [et al.] -- Investigating vector-borne and zoonotic diseases with remote sensing and GIS / Stephen C. Guptill, Chester G. Moore -- Mineralogy of bone / H. Catherine W. Skinner -- Inorganic and organic geochemistry techniques / Mitko Vutchkov, Gerald Lalor, Stephen Macko -- Histochemical and microprobe analysis in medical geology / José A. Centeno ... [et al.] -- Modeling ground water flow and quality / Leonard F. Konikow, Pierre D. Glynn
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
xiv, 812 p.
Isbn
9780126363418
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
20052832 11
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)57569091
  • (OCoLC)57569091

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