Date: Thursday, September 21, 2017
Time: 10:00am – 11:00am
Presenter: Amy Taylor
Location: Second Floor Temporary Classroom
A brief overview of what a systematic review is, different review types, and the methodology involved.
Provider: National Institute for Occupational Health and Safety (NIOSH)/CDC
Contents: Abstracts, Citations, general reference, government documents, handbook, index, links, links to full text
Access Level: Free, Open Access
Descriptions: The NIOSH site is primarily a source of statistics and data gathered from the agency's research and surveillance on workplace safety and hazardous exposure. Under Other Data Resources are data on investigations, hazards, safety products, metrics and tests. The Publications area has many useful reports with links to authoritative outside sources. A downloadable Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards and a downloadable NIOSH Manual of Analytical Methods are also under Publications. From this site, the user can also link to the search box for NIOSHTIC-2, a bibliographic database of approximately 51,000 articles, grant reports and other documents, the research for which was supported, wholly or in part, by NIOSH.
Keywords: environmental hazards, ergonomics, occupational health and safety, toxins