19.503 Toxicology and Health

Toxicology and Health

Course Details
Min Credits 3
Max Credits 3
Course ID 3545
Status Active

Examines the effects of the major and chemical physical hazards in the modern work environment. Presents principles of toxicology as well as the toxicology of heavy metals, organic solvents, pesticides, harmful dusts, asphyxiants. Mechanisms of the effects on human physiologic systems are described along with the physiologic effects of ionizing radiation, heat stress, noise and repetitive trauma.