|Document ID (ISN)||63256|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0788-4877 - African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
|Convention or series no.
||New occupational epidemics
||Aug. 1994, Vol.4, No.2, p.27-47 (special issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
||Special issue of the newsletter devoted to newly identified occupational epidemics, with particular attention paid to the developing world. Articles address: developmental strategies of Finland in the 1990s (Hynninen A.); how to identify new occupational epidemics, using surveillance data and the techniques of epidemiology (Partanen T., Rodriguez A.C., Mwakajinga M.); epidemic poisonings caused by pesticides (Ferrer A., Cabral R.); the potential for local and systemic bacterial infections (Hugbo P.G.); possible re-emergence of tuberculosis among agricultural workers in Cameroon (Djubgang J.N.); new trends in dust exposure in Egypt (Seliem S.R.).
||occupational diseases; Africa; occupational medicine; developing countries; epidemiology
||poisoning; Cameroon; Egypt; Finland; agricultural operations; tuberculosis; pesticides; infectious diseases; dust; bacterial diseases
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Cameroon; Costa Rica; Egypt; Spain; Finland; France; Kenya; Nigeria; Tanzania, United Republic of|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Bacterial and parasitic diseases
OSH in developing countries