11. Dose–Response and Risk Characterization

  1. Robert A. Fjeld1,
  2. Norman A. Eisenberg2 and
  3. Keith L. Compton3

Published Online: 24 MAY 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470096208.ch11

Quantitative Environmental Risk Analysis for Human Health

Quantitative Environmental Risk Analysis for Human Health

How to Cite

Fjeld, R. A., Eisenberg, N. A. and Compton, K. L. (2006) Dose–Response and Risk Characterization, in Quantitative Environmental Risk Analysis for Human Health, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470096208.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    Clemson University, USA

  2. 2

    University of Maryland, USA

  3. 3

    Silver Spring, Maryland, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 24 MAY 2006
  2. Published Print: 10 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471722434

Online ISBN: 9780470096208

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Keywords:

  • dose–response and risk characterization;
  • pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics;
  • dose–response modeling

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Biological Basis of Dose–Response Modeling

  • Elements of Quantitative Dose–Response Analysis

  • Dose–Response Modeling

  • Risk Characterization

  • Regulatory Implementation

  • References

  • Additional Reading

  • Problems