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Document ID (ISN)107740
CIS number 08-81
ISSN - Serial title SST - SantÚ et SÚcuritÚ au Travail
Year 2007
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Daly L., Hajaiej K., Nouaigui H.
Title Renal damage and work
Original title Atteintes rÚnales et travail [in French]
Bibliographic information Apr. 2007, No.41, p.2-15. Illus. 7 ref.
Abstract Contents of this collection of articles on renal damage caused by occupational exposures: kidney function; toxic renal disease caused by occupational factors (glomerular diseases, tubulointerstitial injuries, tubular necrosis, haemoglobinuria, myoglobinurea, nephritis); biomarkers of renal damage; main nephrotoxic substances encountered at the place of work (lead, cadmium, mercury, arsenic, chromium, uranium, hydrocarbons, solvents, chlorinated phenyls, amines, silica); renal diseases and work aptitude; role of occupational physicians in the rehabilitation of patients with renal insufficiency; compensation of occupational renal diseases; diagnosis and medical treatment algorithm for diabetic nephropathy.
Descriptors (primary) dangerous substances; occupational diseases; nephrotoxic effects; toxic substances; risk factors; renal diseases
Descriptors (secondary) cadmium and compounds; industrial physicians; Tunisia; mercury and compounds; hydrocarbons; arsenic and compounds; chlorinated condensed hydrocarbons; lead and compounds; amines; silica; nephritis; nephrosis; renal damage; myoglobinuria; renal insufficiency; rehabilitation; solvents; work aptitude; necrosis; diagnosis; medical supervision; exposure tests; occupational medicine; chromium and compounds; uranium and compounds; compensation of occupational diseases
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceTunisia
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the kidney and the urinary system