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Document ID (ISN)108184
CIS number 08-572
ISSN - Serial title 0339-6517 - Documents pour le mÚdecin du travail
Year 2007
Convention or series no. DMT 112 TD 159
Author(s) Michiels F.
Title Occupational diseases of the sensory organs
Original title Affections d'origine professionnelles des organes des sens [in French]
Bibliographic information 4th Quarter 2007, No.112, p.543-552. Illus.
Internet access http://www.dmt-prevention.fr/inrs-pub/inrs01.nsf/IntranetObject-accesParReference/TD%20159/$File/TD159.pdf [in French]
Abstract Review of a conference on occupational diseases in the armed forces and in the ordinance industries held in Marseille, France, on 31 May and 1 June 2007. The conference included three sessions on occupational diseases of the sensory organs: hearing disorders; vision disorders; olfactory disorders. Each session included the findings of both research and field studies.
Descriptors (primary) visual function disorders; sensory aptitude; hearing disorders; loss of taste; eyes; olfaction; ordnance; risk factors; defence services; loss of touch
Descriptors (secondary) allergens; lighting; irritants; rhinitis; France; noise; conference; symptoms; chemical products; hearing loss; tinnitus; loss of smell; synergism; electromagnetic fields
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Diseases of other sense organs (other than the eye and the ears)
Fire fighting, police, prisons and the armed forces
Diseases of the eye and vision damage
Diseases of the ear and hearing damage