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Author Watson, AY (ed)

Title Air pollution, the automobile, and public health / Ann Y. Watson, Richard R. Bates, Donald Kennedy, editors ; sponsored by the Health Effects Institute
Published Washington, D.C. : National Academy Press, 1988


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Description viii, 692 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents the social context of automotive emissions research / Donald Kennedy and Thomas P. Grumbly -- project history and organization / Ann Y. Watson -- motor vehicle emissions: a strategy for quantifying risk / Richard R. Bates and Ann Y. Watson -- automotive emissions / John H. Johnson -- atmospheric transport and dispersion of air pollutants associated with vehicular emissions / Perry J. Samson -- atmospheric transformations of automotive emissions / Roger Atkinson -- ambient levels of anthropogenic emissions and their atmospheric transformation products / T.E. Graedel -- mathematical modeling of the effect of emission sources on atmospheric pollutant concentrations / Armistead G. Russell -- assessment of human exposure to air pollution: methods, measurements, and models / Ken Sexton and P. Barry ryan -- biological disposition of airborne particles: basic principles and application to vehicular emissions / Richard B. Schlesinger -- biological disposition of vehicular airborne emissions: particle-associated organic constituents / James D. Sun, James A Bond, and Alan R Dahl -- transport and uptake of inhaled gases / James S. Ultman -- dosimetry modeling of inhaled toxic reactive gases / john H. Overton and Frederik J. Miller -- epidemiologic studies of effects of oxidant exposure on human populations / Eddy A. Bresnitz and Kathleen M. Rest -- biochemical and cellular interrelationships in the development of ozone-induced pulmonary fibrosis / Jerold A. Last -- relation of pulmonary emphysema and small airways disease to vehicular emissions / Joanne L Wright -- asthma and automotive emissions / Philip A. Bromberg -- effects of automotive emissions on susceptibility to respiratory infection / James E. Pennington -- assessment of carcinogenicity: generic issues and their application to diesel exhaust / David G. Kaufman -- potential carcinogenic effects of polynuclear aromatic hydrocarbons and nitroaromatics in mobile source emissions / Stephen S. Hecht -- health effects of aldehydes and alcohols in mobile source emissions / Lawrence J Marnett -- evaluation of automotive emissions as risk factors for the development of atherosclerosis and coronary heart disease / Thomas B. clarkson -- identifying neurobehavioral effects of automotive emissions and fuel components / Ronals W. Wood
Analysis Automobiles Motors Exhaust gas Environmental aspects United States
Automobiles Motors Exhaust gas Physiological effect United States
Automobiles Motors Exhaust gas Toxicology United States
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available in an online version
Print version record
Subject Air -- Pollution -- United States.
Automobiles -- Motors -- Exhaust gas -- Environmental aspects -- United States.
Automobiles -- Motors -- Exhaust gas -- Physiological effect -- United States.
Automobiles -- Motors -- Exhaust gas -- Toxicology -- United States.
Air Pollution.
Chemicals and Drugs
Complex Mixtures.
Delivery of Health Care.
Disciplines and Occupations
Environment and Public Health.
Environmental Exposure.
Environmental Pollution.
Health Occupations.
Population Characteristics.
Public Health.
Vehicle Emissions -- adverse effects
Vehicle Emissions.
SUBJECT United States.
United States.
Author Bates, Richard R.
Kennedy, Donald, 1931-
Watson, Ann Y.
Health Effects Institute.
LC no. 88009978
ISBN 0309037263