A M Donoghue

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi The risk of heat exhaustion at a deep underground metalliferous mine in relation to body-mass index and predicted VO2max
    A M Donoghue
    Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 50:259-63. 2000
  2. ncbi The risk of heat exhaustion at a deep underground metalliferous mine in relation to surface temperatures
    A M Donoghue
    Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 50:334-6. 2000
  3. ncbi Miliaria rubra of the lower limbs in underground miners
    A M Donoghue
    Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 50:430-3. 2000
  4. ncbi The design of hazard risk assessment matrices for ranking occupational health risks and their application in mining and minerals processing
    A M Donoghue
    Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, Frank White Annexe, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 51:118-23. 2001
  5. ncbi The calculation of accident risks in fitness for work assessments: diseases that can cause sudden incapacity
    A M Donoghue
    The Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 51:266-71. 2001
  6. ncbi A risk-based system to penalize and reward line management for occupational safety and health performance
    A M Donoghue
    The Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, Frank White Annexe, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 51:354-6. 2001
  7. ncbi Type A lactic acidosis in occupational heat exhaustion
    A M Donoghue
    The School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, QLD 4059, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 53:139-42. 2003
  8. ncbi Coal dust exposures in the longwall mines of New South Wales, Australia: a respiratory risk assessment
    G V Kizil
    The Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, Frank White Annexe, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 52:137-49. 2002

Collaborators

  • G V Kizil

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi The risk of heat exhaustion at a deep underground metalliferous mine in relation to body-mass index and predicted VO2max
    A M Donoghue
    Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 50:259-63. 2000
    ..5 or greater. Deep underground miners should be advised to maintain a BMI of 24-27. Selection of miners on the basis of BMI should not be used as an alternative to satisfactory engineering controls such as ventilation and refrigeration...
  2. ncbi The risk of heat exhaustion at a deep underground metalliferous mine in relation to surface temperatures
    A M Donoghue
    Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 50:334-6. 2000
    ..0-28.0 degrees C was 4.82 (95% confidence interval 2.12-10.96). Surface temperature data could be used at this mine to warn miners about the risk of heat exhaustion...
  3. ncbi Miliaria rubra of the lower limbs in underground miners
    A M Donoghue
    Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 50:430-3. 2000
    ..The length of disablement is greater, however. Atopics may be at increased risk of miliaria rubra. Control measures are discussed...
  4. ncbi The design of hazard risk assessment matrices for ranking occupational health risks and their application in mining and minerals processing
    A M Donoghue
    Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, Frank White Annexe, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland 4072, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 51:118-23. 2001
    ..A method using current exposure data, known exposure-response relationships and the semi-quantitative matrix is proposed for more accurate and current risk rankings...
  5. ncbi The calculation of accident risks in fitness for work assessments: diseases that can cause sudden incapacity
    A M Donoghue
    The Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 51:266-71. 2001
    ..Wherever possible, redundant defences should be utilized to prevent accidents in the event of sudden incapacity...
  6. ncbi A risk-based system to penalize and reward line management for occupational safety and health performance
    A M Donoghue
    The Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, Frank White Annexe, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 51:354-6. 2001
    ..Two case examples are given to illustrate the system. Continuous safety improvement is driven by a planned reduction in the agreed risk limit over time and reward for proactive risk assessment and control...
  7. ncbi Type A lactic acidosis in occupational heat exhaustion
    A M Donoghue
    The School of Public Health, Queensland University of Technology, Victoria Park Road, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, QLD 4059, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 53:139-42. 2003
    ..This paper presents a further analysis of biochemical data collected during a 1 year prospective study of 106 cases of heat exhaustion at a deep underground metalliferous mine...
  8. ncbi Coal dust exposures in the longwall mines of New South Wales, Australia: a respiratory risk assessment
    G V Kizil
    The Minerals Industry Safety and Health Centre, Frank White Annexe, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4072, Australia
    Occup Med (Lond) 52:137-49. 2002
    ..5 mg/m(3). Prevalences of 1.3 and 2.9% were predicted, based on data from the UK and the USA, respectively. The mean loss of FEV(1) was estimated to be 73.7 ml...