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Author Prüss-Üstün, Annette.

Title Preventing disease through healthy environments : towards an estimate of the environmental burden of disease / A. Prüss-Üstün and C. Corvalán
Published Geneva : World Health Organization, [2006]
©2006
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Description 1 online resource (104 pages) : color illustrations
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. What is the environment in the context of health? -- 3. What is meant by the "attributable fraction" of a risk factor? -- 4. Methods -- 5. Analysis of estimates of the environmental attributable fraction, by disease -- 6. Global results of the analysis -- 7. Conclusions -- Annex 1: WHO Member States -- Annex 2: Global statistics produced by the analysis of the environmental disease burden (Tables A2.1, A2.2 and A.2.3) -- Annex 2: Global statistics produced by the analysis of the environmental disease burden (Tables A2.4) -- References, acknowlegments, credits
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 90-101)
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Subject Environmental health.
Environmental monitoring.
Health risk assessment.
Cost of Illness.
Environmental Monitoring.
Form Electronic book
Author Corvalán, C. (Carlos)
World Health Organization.
ISBN 1280503378
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9240681140 (electronic bk. ; Adobe Reader)
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