Fully revised for this second edition, the Oxford Handbook of Occupational Health provides a concise practice-based guide. Bringing together the latest legislation and guidance with current practice in the field, this is your authoritative guide to assessing and managing health risks in the workplace.
Consisting of twelve sections covering the full breadth of practice, the Handbook includes workplace hazards and diseases, occupational health emergencies, and practical procedures. This second edition is also updated with new information on psychiatric emergencies, psychological therapies, chronic pain management, writing a policy, and obesity. Providing a thorough, easy-to-use guide to the whole of occupational health, this Handbook is the essential resource for all occupational physicians,
occupational health nurses, occupational hygienists, and all those dealing with workplace health and fitness, giving you the information you need at your fingertips.
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Number of pages: 944
Weight: 466 g
Dimensions: 181 x 106 x 34 mm
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
I have no hesitation commending this as an essential reference to doctors and other health professionals new to occupational medicine... a comprehensive and concise text book that provides excellent reference support in a pocket sized guide... ideal for the student or generalist. * BMA Book Awards 2014. Winner in Primary Health Care category *