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da Rocha Gomes, Jorge

da Rocha Gomes, Jorge

Address: University of São Paulo, School of Public Health, Av Dr. Arnaldo 715, 01246-904 São Paulo

Country: Brazil

Phone: 011 282-3842

Fax: 011 853-0681

E-mail: liro@usp.br

Past position(s): Chief of Department of Environmental Health, School of Public Health; Head of Occupational Health Service of Volkswagen (Brazil); President of National Association of Occupational Medicine

Education: MD, 1960, School of Medicine Porto Alegre RS

Areas of interest: Occupational disease; accidents; organization of occupational medicine services

Contents

Preface
Part I. The Body
Part II. Health Care
Part III. Management & Policy
Part IV. Tools and Approaches
Part V. Psychosocial and Organizational Factors
Part VI. General Hazards
Part VII. The Environment
Part VIII. Accidents and Safety Management
Part IX. Chemicals
Part X. Industries Based on Biological Resources
Part XI. Industries Based on Natural Resources
Part XII. Chemical Industries
Part XIII. Manufacturing Industries
Part XIV. Textile and Apparel Industries
Part XV. Transport Industries
Part XVI. Construction
Part XVII. Services and Trade
Part XVIII. Guides