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Paul D Blanc, University of California San Francisco, USA
David A Groneberg, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

The environmental health impacts of Russia’s war on Ukraine

Flag of UkraineHryhorczuk and colleagues discuss that, in addition to the enormous human costs, Russia’s war on Ukraine has had devastating impacts on the natural environment and the built environment.

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Recovery processes among paramedics who encountered violence during work

Kamaja & NordqFlag of Finland © public domainuist used a qualitative, narrative interview study to examine Finnish paramedics' recovery processes after experiencing workplace violence.

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Health outcomes in informal e-waste workers

image credit Bluedisk  CC-BY-SA 3.0  © image credit Bluedisk  CC-BY-SA 3.0Exposure to e-waste was associated with altered lipid metabolism, thyroid hormonal imbalances, impaired fertility, renal dysfunction, increased prevalence of respiratory symptoms, asthma, cardiac arrhythmias, hypertension, musculoskeletal pain, injuries in up to 89% and skin disorders in up to 87.5–100% of e-waste workers.

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Aims and scope

Aimed at clinicians and researchers, the Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology is a multi-disciplinary, open access journal which publishes original research on the clinical and scientific aspects of occupational and environmental health. 

With high-quality peer review and quick decision times, we welcome submissions on the diagnosis, prevention, management, and scientific analysis of occupational diseases, injuries, and disability. The journal also covers the promotion of health of workers, their families, and communities, and ranges from rehabilitation to tropical medicine and public health aspects.

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About the society

The European Society for Environmental and Occupational Medicine (EOM) was founded in 2011 by a group of European scientists who recognized a need for cooperative European efforts supporting the research in the areas of environmental and occupational health.

EOM aims to strengthen independent interdisciplinary basic biomedical research on emerging new environmental work-related health problems.

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