Show Summary Details
Page of

Introduction to human biomonitoring for public health 

Introduction to human biomonitoring for public health
Chapter:
Introduction to human biomonitoring for public health
Author(s):

Ovnair Sepai

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199652549.003.0035
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD MEDICINE ONLINE (www.oxfordmedicine.com). © Oxford University Press, 2016. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Medicine Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 22 September 2019

Chapter 4 discusses the application of human bio-monitoring in the evaluation of human exposure, uptake, and effect of exposure to environmental chemicals, the different classes of biomarkers, the need for an understanding of the toxicokinetics and toxicodynamics when designing a bio-monitoring study, the current knowledge base for the appropriate application of human bio-monitoring in the management of both acute and chronic environmental chemical exposures, the stages of a bio-monitoring study, the interpretation and utility of human bio-monitoring data, and how to apply acquired knowledge in the analysis and management of hazardous situations.

Access to the complete content on Oxford Medicine Online requires a subscription or purchase. Public users are able to search the site and view the abstracts for each book and chapter without a subscription.

Please subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you have purchased a print title that contains an access token, please see the token for information about how to register your code.

For questions on access or troubleshooting, please check our FAQs, and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.