Chapter

Health screening

Tar-Ching Aw and David S. Q. Koh

in Fitness for Work

Fifth edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print January 2013 | ISBN: 9780199643240
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191755668 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199643240.003.0029

Series: Landmark Papers

Health screening

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Occupational Medicine
  • Public Health and Epidemiology
  • Occupational Therapy

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

Health screening is a useful tool in occupational health practice, but theoretical and practical issues bear consideration before beginning such screening for any group of workers. Legal requirements will vary from country to country and will influence what is provided. Proper communication with the workforce, employer, and occupational health and safety professionals is essential for implementing successful health screening programmes.

Chapter.  5614 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Occupational Medicine ; Public Health and Epidemiology ; Occupational Therapy

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.