THE "VIRTUAL" PUBLIC HEALTH CENTER
PUBLIC HEALTH SECTION III
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PUBLIC HEALTH SECTION III
Genetic Diseases & Testing~ Geriatrics ~ Hazardous Substances & Toxic Materials
Health Economics & Statistics ~ Household Products ~ Insects & Pests
Laboratory Guidelines ~ Land Mines & Ordnance ~ Mental Health
Nuclear Processing Health Risks ~ Nuclear Reactors & Safety ~ Nutrition ~ Oil Spills
Public Health Journals ~ Public Health & Epidemiology Statistics
Grand Rounds, Air Quality, Chemicals, MSD's,
CWA, Bioterrorism, Diseases, Environment
Genetic Diseases, Geriatrics, Toxic Materials,
Health Economics, Insects, Land Mines, Nuclear Safety, Oil Spills
Parasites, Pesticides, Poisons, Radiation, Tropical Medicine,
Water Quality, Waste/Wastewater Treatment, Public Health Schools
Public Health, Epidemiology, Medical, Nutrition, Calculators
GENETIC ASSOCIATION DATABASE (GAD) - K.G. Becker, K.C. Barnes, T.J. Bright, S.A. Wang & H. Cheung, Gene Expression and Genomics Unit (GEGU), National Institute on Aging Multimedia Genetic Association Database (Text & Images).
Genetic Association Database (GAD) is
GENETIC DISEASE DATABASE & GENE TESTS - GeneTests-GeneClinics, Children's Health System and the University of Washington, Seattle Multimedia Genetic Disease Databases, Genetic Disease Cases, Disease Profiles, Genetic Disease Tests, etc. (Text & Images).
View Overviews and Related Diseases;
Select by Disease Category..."
HUMAN GENES AND DISEASE MAPS - National Center for Biotechnology Information, National Library of Medicine, NIH For more information see the National Institutes of Health
Examples of "The Merck Manual of Geriatrics" Sections include
Drug Therapy in the Elderly;
Provision of Care; etc..."
HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES DATA BANK (HSDB) - Specialized Information Services Division, Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program, National Library of Medicine Multimedia Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB) Database (Text & Images).
Hazardous Substances Data Bank is a
Emergency Medical Treatment;
Animal Toxicity Studies;
Environmental Fate & Exposure;
Environmental Standards & Regulations;
Chemical Safety & Handling;
Occupational Exposure Standards;
Manufacturing, Use Information;
Laboratory Methods; etc..."
HAZ-MAP - Specialized Information Services (SIS) Division, National Library of Medicine (NLM) Multimedia Occupational Health Exposure to Chemicals & Biologicals Database (Text & Images).
Occupational Health Exposure to Chemicals & Biologicals Database (HAZ-MAP) is
INTEGRATED RISK INFORMATION SYSTEM - Specialized Information Services Division, Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program, National Library of Medicine Multimedia Integrated Risk Information System Database (Text & Images).
Integrated Risk Information System is a
Reference Dose for Exposure
Conversion Factors; etc...."
OSHA CHEMICAL SAMPLING INFORMATION DATABASE - Directorate of Technical Support and Emergency Management (DTSEM), OSHA, U.S. Department of Labor Multimedia Chemical Sampling Information Database (Text & Images). VERY VERY VERY...EXTENSIVE.
Chemical Sampling Information Database
Ethyl Butyl Ketone;
Oil Mist, Mineral Oil;
Uranium & Insoluble Compounds;
Wood Dust; etc..."
Hazardous Substances & Toxic Materials Reporting Tools
CERCLA/EPCRA REPORTABLE QUANTITIES: RQ CALCULATOR - J. DiCerbo, A. Leslie, K. Erskine & F. Baes, Environmental Policy and Guidance, RCRA/CERCLA Division (EH-413), Department of Energy VERY VERY EXTENSIVE.
CERCLA/EPCRA Reportable Quantities RQ Calculator
Find the RQ for a Hazardous or Extremely Hazardous Substance;
Who to Contact and DOE Guidance..."
EPCRA: Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act; etc..."
Chemical Analytical Methods Databases
CHEMICAL ANALYTICAL METHODS: INDEX OF SAMPLING AND ANALYTICAL METHODS - OSHA Technical, OSHA, U.S. Department of Labor Multimedia Chemical Analytical Methods: Index of Sampling and Analytical Methods (Text & Images).
Chemical Analytical Methods: Index of Sampling and Analytical Methods
Chemical Sampling Methods Databases
CHEMICAL SAMPLING INFORMATION (CSI) - Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), U.S. Department of Labor Multimedia Chemical Database (Text & Images).
Chemical Sampling Information
Health Factors & Health Effects;
Monitoring Methods Used by OSHA; etc...."
ATSDR SCIENCE CENTER - Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Multimedia Toxic Substances and Disease Registry Databases, Lessons & Cases (Text & Images).
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry
CAMEO CHEMICALS - Office of Response and Restoration, National Ocean Service, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administraion (NOAA) Multimedia CAMEO Chemicals Database (Text & Images).
CAMEO Chemicals Contains:
"...A reactivity prediction tool, which you can use to predict potential reactive hazards between chemicals..."
COMPARATIVE TOXICOGENOMICS DATABASE (CTD) - Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory (MDIBL), with support from the North Carolina State University & the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) Multimedia Comparative Toxicogenomics Database (CTD) (Text & Images).
Comparative Toxicogenomics Database (CTD)
"...It is to be used only for research and educational purposes. Medical treatment decisions should not be made based on the information in CTD..."
HAZARDOUS SUBSTANCES INFORMATION SYSTEM (HSIS) - Hazardous Substances Information System, Australian Safety and Compensation Council, Commonwealth of Australia Multimedia Hazardous Substances Information System Database (Text & Images).
Hazardous Substances Information System
MIXED WASTE (RADIOACTIVE & HAZARDOUS) - EPA, U.S. Multimedia Mixed-waste: Radioactive and Chemically Hazardous Waste Database (Text & Images).
"...Industrial, hospital, and nuclear power plant facilities use both radioactive and hazardous materials in a number of processes:
pharmaceutical and biotechnology development;
nuclear power plant operations.
NATIONAL TOXICOLOGY PROGRAM (NTP) - National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), DHHS Multimedia Toxicology Databases, Study Reports, etc. (Text & Images).
National Toxicology Program
FOR ONLINE STATISTICAL COURSES & CALCULATORS SEE THE CALCULATORS CENTER: STATISTICS
Cost-Consequence Analysis Calculator INPUT Values include:
Longevity; QOL; etc..."
Pharmaco Economics Calculator INPUT Values include:
Life Yrs Gained; Quality of Life; etc..."
Multi-Attribute Utility Theory (MAUT) Grapher & Calculator
Multi-Attribute Utility Theory Calculator INPUT Values include:
Fieller's Confidence Intervals: Incremental Cost-Effectiveness Calculator and Plotter
Fieller's Confidence Intervals: Incremental Cost-Effectiveness Calculator INPUT Values include:
Household Products Database
INSECTS & PESTS
HUMANITARIAN DEMINING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM - Sponsored by the U.S. Army Communications Electronics Command, Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate, Countermine Division & BRTRC Multimedia Landmines Databases & Lessons (Text & Images).
NUCLEAR PROCESSING HEALTH RISKS
Uranium Radiation Individual Dose Calculator
Parameters (Ore Grade, Natural Uranium, Recycled Uranium, etc.);
Rate (Per Day, Per Year, Per Liter Water, Ounce, etc.);
Dose Factor; Decay; etc.
NUCLEAR/URANIUM PROJECT CALCULATORS - P. Diehl, WISE Uranium Project, Arnsdorf, Germany
WISE Uranium Project
Though designed for educational purposes, they are believed to be scientifically correct - to the degree achievable with limited resources. Each calculator is accompanied by a Help file, describing the calculation procedure and the parameters used, and any assumptions and simplifications made..."
Unit Converter (Radiation Activity, Radiation Dose, Uranium & Radon)
Nuclear Fuel Chain Waste Activity Calculator
Nuclear Fuel Supply Calculator
Nuclear Fuel Cost Calculator
Recycled Nuclear Fuel Cost Calculator
Nuclear Fuel Material Balance Calculator
Uranium Miner Health Risk Calculator
The NRC's scope of responsibility
Nuclear Reactors Databases include
Spent Fuel Transportation;
High-Level Waste Disposal;
Nuclear Security and Safeguards;
Decommissioning of Nuclear Facilities; etc.
Petroleum Hydrocarbons Calculators
Moisture Content Calculator
Diffusion Coefficient Estimation Calculator
Retardation Factor Calculator (Solids Density, Porosity, Bulk Density etc.)
Seepage Velocity Calculation and Advective Travel Time
Effective Solubility Calculator
Vertical Gradients with Well Screen Effects
Responding to Oil Spills
Oil Spills & Contamination Databases
OIL & CHEMICAL SPILLS ONLINE REPORT FORMS - U.S. - National Response Center, United States Coast Guard Multimedia Oil Spills Database & Chemical Spills Database (Text & Images).
Click on "On-Line Reporting Tool".
For more information see the National Response Center
Public Health Center
Health Science Guide ~ Medical Center