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Fazer Suprimentos Recipiente Perfurado Incinerador Removedor de Bota

By: Department of Health and Human Services

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Injury-Related Visits to Hospital Emergency Departments : United S...

By: Catharine W. Burt

During the 12-month period from January 1992 through December 1992, an estimated 89.8 million visits were made to hospital emergency departments, Of these, 34.0 million visits (37,8 percent) were injury related.

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Vital Statistics of the United States 1960

By: Department of Health and Human Services

A brief summary of the contents for each section is listed below for the convenience of the reader. A complete table of contents is shown at the beginning of each section and is identified by a narrow black edge which can be located easily by fanning the pages. Each section is paged independently, using the section number as the identifying prefix. Section 1. Marriages-Analysis and Summary Text discussion of trends and differences between population groups; tables contai...

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Authorship of Cdc or Atsdr Publications

By: Department of Health and Human Services

PURPOSE This guide provides policies and processes to assist CDC authors in developing and preparing manuscripts for publication.

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University of Southern California

By: Daniel O. Stram

Thank you for the opporthunity to review the niosh irep Program and Technical Documetation .

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Urban Research Centers

By: Department of Health and Human Services

A URC is a partnership of representatives of community-based organizations, universities, government, and other key stakeholders in the health and well-being of low-income urban populations. As full partners in all phases of planning and research, community representatives have a voice and a vote in decisions about how to promote health and reduce risks for disease in their own communities.

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Criteria for a Recommended Standard

By: Linda Rosenstock

In the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 (Public Law 9 1 -596), Congress declared that its purpose w& to assure, insofar as possible, safe and healthful working conditions for every working man and woman and to preserve our human resources. In this Act, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and eait(hN IOSH) is charged with recommending occupational safety and health standards and describin-g exD- osure concentrations that are safe for various periods o...

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Recommended Shipbuilding Construction Guidelines for Cruise Vessel...

By: Department of Health and Human Services

BACKGROUND: AND PURPOSE: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) established the Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP) in 1975 as a cooperative endeavor with the cruise vessel industry. VSP’s goal is to assist the industry in fulfilling its responsibility for developing and implementing comprehensive sanitation programs to protect the health of passengers and crew members aboard cruise vessels.

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Vital and Health Statistics

By: Edward J. Sondik, Ph. D.

National estimates of average annual health indexes for the civilian noninstitutionalized population of the United States are presented in this report according to selected socioeconomic characteristics of the family. These estimates are based on data from the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) in 1988, 1989, and 1990. Health indexes presented include percent limited in activity; percent with fair or poor respondent-assessed health status, restricted activity days, ...

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Hiv/Aids Surveillance

By: Department of Health and Human Services

All 50 states, the District of Columbia, U.S. dependencies and possessions, and independent nations in free association with the U.S.' report AlDS cases to CDC using a uniform case definition and case report form. The original definition was modified in 1985 (MMWR 1985;34: 373-5) and again in 1987 (MMWR 1987;36 [suppl. no. 1 S]: l S-15s). The revisions incorporated a broader range of AIDSindicator diseases and conditions and used human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) diagno...

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How to Give a Job Seminar and Why It's Not the Same as a Regular S...

By: William T. Schrader, Ph. D.

Most of the search committee don’t have a clue about your field - Few know your boss - Few know your techniques - None know your jargon Ÿ They have defined criteria to meet - What technology you will anchor - What project(s) you will serve on to start - What headcount you will inherit - What scientific resources you will need - Whose former lab space you are getting...

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Hiv/Aids and U. S. Women Who Have Sex with Women (Wsw)

By: Department of Health and Human Services

Female-to-female transmission of HIV appears to be a rare occurrence. However, case reports of female-to-female transmission of HIV and the well documented risk of female-to-male transmission of HIV indicate that vaginal secretions and menstrual blood are potentially infectious and that mucous membrane (e.g., oral, vaginal) exposure to these secretions have the potential to lead to HIV infection.

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Draft Agenda Advisory Board on Radiation and Worker Health

By: Paul L. Ziemer, Ph. D.

Wednesday – February 5, 2003 8: 00 a.m. - 8: 30 a.m. Registration and Welcome Dr. Paul Ziemer, Chair Mr. Larry Elliott, Executive Secretary 8: 30 a.m. – 9: 00 a.m. Review and Approval of Dr. Paul Ziemer, Chair Draft Minutes, Meeting 10 9: 00 a.m. - 9: 30 a.m. Program Status Report Ms. Martha DiMuzio, NIOSH 9: 30 a.m. - 10: 30 a.m. IREP Latency Adjustment Mr. Russ Henshaw, NIOSH Functions for Leukemia and Thyroid 10: 30 a.m. – 10: 45 a.m. Break 10: 45 a.m. – 12: 00 a.m. I...

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The Introduction of Roof Bolting to U.S. Underground Coal Mines (1...

By: Christopher Mark; Ph. D.; Anthony T. Iannacchione; Ph. D.

ABSTRACT: Perhaps the most significant development in coal mine ground control during the last century was the introduction of roof bolting during the late 1940’s and 1950’s. From an engineering standpoint, roof bolts are inherently more effective than the wood timbers they replaced. Roof bolts promised to dramatically reduce the number of roof fall accidents, which then claimed hundreds of lives each year, and they were initially hailed as “one of the great social advan...

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Heta98-0173-2782 Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

By: Jane Brown Mccammon, M. S.

This report was prepared by Jane McCammon of HETAB, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies (DSHEFS) with extensive assistance from Lyle McKenzie of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment. Tim Reinhardt of Radian International provided draft materials and technical assistance that were invaluable in project development. Desktop publishing of this report was performed by Joyce Woody. Review and preparation for printing were performed by Penny Arthur.

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Chapter 5 : Output Forms : Data Analysis and Applications

By: Barney Leveau, Ph. D.

The electromyogram (EMG), based on changes in amplitude and frequency, can be quantified and used to classify the electrical activity level that produces a certain muscular tension. The change in the myoelectric signal is based on the recruitment and firing rate of motor units within the muscle. In general, as more force is needed, more motor units are recruited, and the motor units already firing increase their frequency of firing. This general reaction, however, is not...

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Adolescents 13 to 19 Years of Age Reported to Be Living with Hiv I...

By: Department of Health and Human Services

Note. Data from 41 areas with confidential name-based HIV infection reporting as of December 2003. Includes 47 residents of areas without HIV infection surveillance but who were reported from sa rea with HIV infection surveillance. Includes 11 persons whose state of residence is unknown or mi.ssing Pennsylvania implemented reporting only in areas outside the city of Philadelphia.

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Office of Compensation Analysis and Support

By: Department of Health and Human Services

The purpose of these internal procedures is to provide general guidance for the staff of the Office of Compensation Analysis and Support (OCAS) and its technical support contractors concerning procedures to evaluate Special Exposure Cohort (SEC) petitions. These internal procedures supplement the procedures described under 42 CFR Part 83, related procedures and guidelines for dose reconstruction described under 42 CFR Part 82, and related dose reconstruction implementati...

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Risk Factors and Protective Measures for Taxi and Livery Drivers

By: Department of Health and Human Services

The Problem Taxi and livery drivers are 60 times more likely than other workers to be murdered while on the job, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). In 1998, 48 taxi and livery drivers were murdered while attempting to earn a living.2 Although this number has decreased from previous years, these drivers are still at high risk for becoming victims of homicide.

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2005 Niehs/Nta Career Fair

By: Department of Health and Human Services

Schedule of Events 7: 45--8: 45...Registration and Continental Breakfast 8: 45—9: 00...Welcome and Opening Remarks 9: 00—11: 00...“Negotiation Skills for the Job Seeker”… Julie White, Ph.D. 11: 00—11: 15...Break 11: 15—12: 15...Breakout Session I (concurrent sessions) 1 Science Policy 2 Tenure Track Positions 3 Working with Scientific Recruiters/Staffing Agencies 12: 15—1: 30...Networking Lunch - sponsored by Merck Visit Company Booths 1: 30—2: 30...Breakout Session II (...

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