Chapter 26. Dermal Exposure Assessment

  1. Kerry Gardiner BSc, PhD, Dip. Occup. Hyg., FFOH1,2 and
  2. J. Malcolm Harrington CBE, BSc, MSc, MD, FRCP, FFOMI, MFPH, FMedSci3
  1. John W. Cherrie

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755075.ch26

Occupational Hygiene, Third Edition

Occupational Hygiene, Third Edition

How to Cite

Cherrie, J. W. (2005) Dermal Exposure Assessment, in Occupational Hygiene, Third Edition (eds K. Gardiner and J. M. Harrington), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470755075.ch26

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor of Occupational Health, the Medical School, the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa

  2. 2

    International Occupational Health Ltd, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK

  3. 3

    Emeritus Professor of Occupational Medicine, the University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405106214

Online ISBN: 9780470755075

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Keywords:

  • dermal exposure assessment;
  • tetraethyl lead;
  • pesticides;
  • protective equipment;
  • dermal uptake

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Introduction

  • Dermal uptake

  • A conceptual model of exposure

  • Measuring exposure

  • Modelling exposure

  • Evaluating risks

  • References