ATSDR Case Studies in Environmental Medicine. Atlanta: Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, 1990-97. New editions are now available on the web.
ATSDR Medical Management- "The Medical Management Guidelines (MMGs) for Acute Chemical Exposures were developed by ATSDR to aid emergency department physicians and other emergency healthcare professionals who manage acute exposures resulting from chemical incidents."
ATSDR ToxFAQs- "The ATSDR ToxFAQs is a series of summaries about hazardous substances developed by the ATSDR Division of Toxicology." Each ToxFAQ is linked to the full Toxicological Profile.
ATSDR ToxProfiles- "The ATSDR toxicological profile succinctly characterizes the toxicologic and adverse health effects information for the hazardous substance described here. Each peer-reviewed profile identifies and reviews the key literature that describes a hazardous substance's toxicologic properties."
CAMEO- A database of over 6,000 chemicals with information about fire and explosive hazards and health effects developed by EPA and NOAA to assist emergency responders.
ChemIDplus- A database of over 379,000 records and over 257,000 chemical structures at the National Library of Medicine. Document sites accessed through ChemIDplus include: IUCLID (International Uniform Chemical Information Database) and EPA HPVIS (High Production Volume Information System).
CHRIS - Chemical Hazards Response Information System from the United States Coast Guard. Available through ExPub.
EPA Fact Sheets- Health effects of chemicals defined as hazardous by the Clean Air Act.
EPA IRIS- The Integrated Risk Information System is a database of chemicals and their human health effects including carcinogenic and chronic noncarcinogenic effects.
EPA Pesticides- Reigart JR, Roberts JR (eds). Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisonings, 5th Ed. Washington DC: EPA, 1999.
EPA REDs- These are the RED (Reregistration Eligibility Decisions) for dozens of individual pesticide active ingredients. RED documents contain the results of EPA's regulatory reviews of pesticides initially registered before November 1, 1984.
ESIS - Euopean chemical substances information system. Search through eChemPortal.
EXPUB- Chemical hazard information for EH&S Professionals, ExPub has millions of documents from over 100 sources. Document sites include: EPA OHM/TADS (Oil and Hazardous Materials Technical Assistance Data System, EPA ChAMP (Chemical Assessment and Management Program), REPROTOX, RTECS (Registry of Toxic Effects of Chemical Substances), FDA (US Food and Drug Administration), EFSA (European Food Safety Authority), and OECD SIDS (Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development Screening Information Data Set). Subscription required for ExPub.
EXTOXNET- Pesticide Information Profiles.
Health Council- "The health council of the Netherlands is an independent advisory body charged with providing Ministers and Parliament with scientific advice on public health matters."
HMT- Hazardous Materials Table
HSDB- Hazardous Substances Data Bank The database contains over 5,000 data profiles on potentially toxic chemical substances. It is updated by specialists at the US National Library of Medicine and is peer reviewed by the Scientific Review Panel.
ICSC - International Chemical Safety Cards.
IDLH- Documentation for Immediately Dangerous to Life or Health Concentrations.
ILO Encyclo- Encyclopaedia of Occupational Health and Safety, 4th ed., Stellman JM, ed. (ILO, 1998)
INCHEM- Chemical Safety Information from Intergovernmental Organizations. Document sites accessed through INCHEM include: JMPR (Joint Meeting on Pesticide Residues) and JECFA (Joint Expert Committee on Food Additives).
Merck Manual- Beers MH, Porter RS (eds). The Merck Manual, 18th Ed. Merck & Co., Inc., 2006.
MSDSonline- Contains more than 2 million manufacturer-original files in an indexed and searchable electronic format. (Subscription required.)
NJ-HSFS- N.J. Department of Health Hazardous Substance Fact Sheets.
NIOSH- NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards. The web site has links to the DOT ID & Guide, IDLH documentation, ICSC Cards and "Medical Tests."
NIOSH CPC- Recommendations for Chemical Protective Clothing, February 1998/Updated April 12, 1999.
NIOSH Guidelines for Chemical Hazards Occupational Health Guidelines for Chemical Hazards was first published by NIOSH in 1981 with additions and revisions in 1988, 1992, and 1995. 467 chemicals are covered.
NIOSHTIC - "NIOSHTIC® is a bibliographic database which provides comprehensive international coverage of documents on occupational health and safety, as well as related fields. It contains detailed summaries of over 200,000 articles, reports and publications, spanning over 100 years. OSHLINE complements the coverage of NIOSHTIC® which was discontinued in mid-1998." Available at CCOHS.
NIOSHTIC-2- "NIOSHTIC-2 contains approximately 32,000 occupational safety and health information resource citations. The majority of the resources (20,000) date from 1971 to the present."
NPIRS- The National Pesticide Information Retrieval System has brief registration information on approximately 90,000 products.
NTP- National Toxicology Program 12th Report on Carcinogens
OSHA- OSHA Technical Links.
Sax- Sax's Dangerous Properties of Industrial Materials. 2010. John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Transfer of Drugs and Other Chemicals into Human Milk- American Academy of Pediatrics.
Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. "It contains nearly 1000 major articles, written by some 3,000 authors who are experts in their fields and affiliated to leading chemical companies or research institutes." Full-text available by subscription.
Adams, RM (ed). Occupational Skin Diseases, 3rd Ed. Philadelphia: WB Saunders, 1999.
CHEMINFO - Compact disc from CCOHS.
ERG 2008 - Emergency Response Guidebook. Download free software from http://hazmat.dot.gov/pubs/erg/gydebook.htm.
Guide to Occupational Exposure Values - Compiled by ACGIH. Cincinnati: ACGIH Worldwide, 2011.
Harrison's Practice - The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. 2010. Available at MerckMedicus
LaDou J (ed). Current Occupational & Environmental Medicine, 4th Ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2007.
Luderer U, Cullen MR, Mattison DR. Disorders of Reproduction and Development. In: Rosenstock L, Cullen MR, Brodkin CA, Redlich CA (eds). Textbook of Clinical Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2nd Ed. Philadelphia: Elsevier Saunders, 2004.
Malo J-L, Chan-Yeung M. Appendix: Agents Causing Occupational Asthma with Key References. In: Bernstein LI, Chan-Yeung M, Malo J-L, Bernstein DI (eds). Asthma in the Workplace. 3rd Ed. New York: Taylor & Francis, 2006.
Mullan RJ, Murthy LI. Occupational Sentinel Health Events: An Up-Dated List for Physician Recognition and Public Health Surveillance. Am J Ind Med 1991;19:775-799.
Quick CPC - Forsberg K, Mansdorf SZ. Quick Selection Guide to Chemical Protective Clothing, 5th Ed. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Interscience, 2007.
REPROTOX - Scialli AR, Lione A, Boyle Padgett GK. Reproductive Effects of Chemical, Physical, and Biological Agents. Baltimore: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995. The online version is available through ExPub.
Ward E. Chapters on Bladder, Colorectal, Esophageal, Kidney, Laryngeal, Sino-Nasal, Pancreatic, and Stomach Cancer. In: Levy BS, Wagner GR, Rest KM, Weeks JL (eds). Preventing Occupational Disease and Injury, 2nd Ed. Washington DC: APHA, 2005.
White GM, Cox NH. Diseases of the Skin: A Color Atlas and Text. London: Mosby, 2000.
Zenz C, Dickerson BO, Horvath EP (eds). Occupational Medicine, 3rd Ed. St. Louis: Mosby, 1994.
Zimmerman HJ. Hepatotoxicity. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999.
Infectious Disease References: See Bibliography Page at IDdx.com.
Argonne- Radiological fact sheets from Argonne National Laboratory: Click the links on this PDF page to basic radiological concepts and 29 radionuclides.
CDC Radiological Terrorism: Emergency Management Pocket Guide for Clinicians. CDC website.
EPA Radionuclides Fact sheets on the 12 most common radionuclides.
Gusev IA, Guskova AK, Mettler FA. Medical Management of Radiation Accidents, 2nd Ed. Boca Raton: CRC Press, 2001.
NRC 10 CFR Part 20- Standards for Protection Against Radiation
NRC ALIs- From Appendix B to Part 20--Annual Limits on Intake
ORCBS- Office of Radiation, Chemical & Biological Safety at Michigan State University
REMM- Radiation Event Medical Management
Waselenko JK, et al. Medical Management of the Acute Radiation Syndrome: Recommendations of the Strategic National Stockpile Radiation Working Group. Ann Intern Med. 2004;140:1037-1051.
For other online references, see Ionizing Radiation.
Other Web Sites
BC Cancer Agency- Cancer Risk Factors
CFR - Code of Federal Regulations
IARC- List of IARC Evaluations
ICD-9- International Classification of Diseases, ICD-9-CM, 6th Edition
IRSST- Occupational Health and Safety Research Institute
NAICS- North American Industry Classification System
OEM Press- Publications
SIC- Standard Industrial Codes Search
SOC- Standard Occupational Classification System
Words highlighted in bold are reference tags used throughout the Haz-Map database.
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