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This e-book characterizes the environmental burden of ailment within the United Arab Emirates (UAE), measured by way of the surplus variety of deaths and health problems within the inhabitants because of publicity to environmental dangers. The strong tools utilized in this possibility research could be utilized to any state or sector. This ebook records the systematic, multi-step method used to spot environmental priorities and the particular tools used to quantify the affliction burden as a result of every one hazard. in response to the result of the weight of illness evaluation, the booklet summarizes the following steps which are instructed to additional lessen the load of ailment due to quite a few environmental danger factors.​

Authors and Contributors
This ebook represents the synthesis of study conducted by means of a wide, interdisciplinary group from a number of associations and a number of countries among June 2008 and June 2011.The lead authors are liable for weaving jointly the items ready by way of the team.Nonetheless, this ebook wouldn't have been attainable with out significant contributions from every one staff member.The checklist less than exhibits individuals to every chapter.Following this record are biographies of all the authors and contributors. 

Lead Authors               

Jacqueline MacDonald Gibson, Frederic J. P. Launay, Jens T. W. Thomsen, Angela Brammer, Christopher Davidson

Additional participants (by Chapter)

Chapter 2: Prioritizing Environmental hazards to Health
Henry H. Willis, Aimee Curtright, Gary Cecchine, Zeinab S. Farah,Sandra A. Geschwind, Jianhui Hu, Ying Li, Melinda Moore, Sarah Olmstead, Hanine Salem, Regina A. Shih, J. Jason West

Chapter three: Assessing the Environmental Burden of Disease:Method Overview
Tiina Folley, Elizabeth S. more durable, Mejs Hasan

Chapter four: Burden of disorder from outside Air Pollution
Ying Li, Gavino Puggioni, Prahlad Jat, Mejs Hasan, Marc Serre, Kenneth G. Sexton, J. Jason West, Saravanan Arunachalam, Uma Shankar, William Vizuete, Mohammed Zuber Farooqui

Chapter five: Burden of ailment from Indoor Air Pollution
Chris B. Trent

Chapter 6: Burden of disorder from Occupational Exposures
Tiina Folley, Leena A. Nylander-French 

Chapter 7: Burden of disorder from weather Change
Richard N. L. Andrews, Leslie Chinery, Elizabeth S. more durable, J. Jason West 

Chapter eight: Burden of affliction from consuming Water Contamination
Gregory W. Characklis, Joseph N. LoBuglio 

Chapter nine: Burden of illness from Coastal Water Pollution
Gregory W. Characklis, Leigh-Anne H. Krometis, Joseph N. LoBuglio

Chapter 10: Burden of illness from Soil and Groundwater Contamination
Chidsanuphong Chart-asa, Stephanie Soucheray-Grell

Chapter eleven: Burden of ailment from Produce and Seafood Contamination
Leigh-Anne H. Krometis, Leslie Chinery

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