THE OFFICIAL JOURNAL OF

  • Croatian Medical Association – Croatian Society on Occupational Health
  • Croatian Society of Toxicology
  • Slovenian Society of Toxicology
  • Croatian Radiation Protection Association
  • Croatian Air Pollution Prevention Association

PUBLISHER
Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, Zagreb, Republic of Croatia

HONORARY EDITOR
Prof Dr Marko Šarić, F.C.A.

EDITOR IN CHIEF
Nevenka Kopjar

ASSISTANT EDITORS
Irena Brčić Karačonji
Jelena Macan

REGIONAL EDITOR FOR SLOVENIA
Marija Sollner Dolenc

MANUSCRIPT EDITOR & EDITORIAL ASSISTANT
Dado Čakalo

COPY EDITORS
Dado Čakalo
Makso Herman
Željana Pavlaković

TECHNICAL EDITING & LAYOUT
Nevenka Kopjar
Makso Herman

STATISTICS EDITOR
Jelena Kovačić

CROATIAN LANGUAGE REVISION
Ivanka Šenda

SUBSCRIPTIONS
Vesna Lazanin

EXECUTIVE EDITORIAL BOARD
Ivan Bešlić (Croatia); Tomislav Bituh (Croatia); Adrijana Bjelajac (Croatia); Irena Brčić Karačonji (Croatia); Selma Cvijetić Avdagić (Croatia); Domagoj Đikić (Croatia); Azra Huršidić Radulović (Croatia); Ivan Kosalec (Croatia); Jelena Kovačić (Croatia); Zrinka Kovarik (Croatia); Jernej Kužner (Slovenia); Ana Lucić Vrdoljak (Croatia); Jelena Macan (Croatia); Marin Mladinić (Croatia); Mirjana Pavlica (Croatia); Branko Petrinec (Croatia); Alica Pizent (Croatia); Marija Sollner Dolenc (Slovenia); Maja Šegvić Klarić (Croatia)

ADVISORY EDITORIAL BOARD
Mohammad Abdollahi (Iran); Biljana Antonijević (Serbia); Michael Aschner (USA); Stephen W. Borron (USA); Vlasta Bradamante (Croatia); Petar Bulat (Serbia); María Elena Calderón Segura (Mexico); P. Jorge Chedrese (Canada); Jagoda Doko Jelinić (Croatia); Vita Dolžan (Slovenia); Damjana Drobne (Slovenia); Hugh L. Evans (USA); Zdenko Franić (Croatia); Radovan Fuchs (Croatia); Corrado Lodovico Galli (Italy); Lars Gerhardsson (Sweden); Milica Gomzi (Croatia); Andrew Wallace Hayes (USA); Michael C. Henson (USA); Jasminka Ilich-Ernst (USA); Mumtaz İşcan (Turkey); Ljiljana Kaliterna Lipovčan (Croatia); Vladimir Kendrovski (Macedonia); Sanja Kežić (Netherlands); Lisbeth E. Knudsen (Denmark); Krista Kostial (Croatia); Samo Kreft (Slovenia); Dirk W. Lachenmeier (Germany); Andreas L. Lopata (Australia); Marcello Lotti (Italy); Ester Lovšin Barle (Slovenia); Richard A. Manderville (Canada); Velimir Matković (USA); Saveta Miljanić (Croatia); Kenneth A. Mundt (USA); Michael Nasterlack (Germany); Krešimir Pavelić (Croatia); Maja Peraica (Croatia); Martina Piasek (Croatia); Mirjana Radenković (Serbia); Zoran Radić (USA); Miloš B. Rajković (Serbia); Peter Raspor (Slovenia); Biserka Ross (UK); Zvonko Rumboldt (Croatia); Yusuf Sevgiler (Turkey); Nikolajs Sjakste (Latvia); Krešimir Šega (Croatia); Horst Thiermann (Germany); Andreas Thrasyvoulou (Greece); Christopher M. Timperley (UK); Alain Verstraete (Belgium); Carla Viegas (Portugal); Slavica Vučinić (Serbia); Robert Winker (Austria)