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Document ID (ISN)111699
CIS number 11-0313
Year 2010
Convention or series no. NTP 859
Author(s) Rossel Farrás M.G., Muñoz Martinez A.
Title General ventilation in hospitals
Original title Ventilación general en hospitales [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Instituto Nacional de Seguridad e Higiene en el Trabajo, Ediciones y Publicaciones, c/Torrelaguna 73, 28027 Madrid, Spain, 2010. 6p. 6 ref.
Internet access NTP_859.pdf [in Spanish]
Abstract In hospitals, ventilation must ensure appropriate sanitary conditions by reducing contaminant levels in ambient air in order to protect patients and staff. This information note examines the requirements of the various applicable standards concerning air quality as a function of the type of premises.
Descriptors (primary) Spain; ventilation systems; hospitals
Descriptors (secondary) air movement; maintenance; public OSH institutions; comment on standard; data sheet
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Heating, ventilation and climate
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Ventilation
Health care services