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Document ID (ISN)63676
CIS number 95-163
ISSN - Serial title 1877-7856 - Encyclopédie médico-chirurgicale
Year 1994
Convention or series no. Fascicule 16534 F10, 1-1994 Fascicule 16534 G10, 1-1994
Author(s) Ebran J.M., Roquelaure Y.
Title Toxic and occupational eye pathology (except optical neuropathies); Prevention of hazards to the eye in the workplace
Original title Pathologie ophtalmologique toxique et professionnelle (en dehors des neuropathies optiques); Prévention des risques ophtalmolgiques professionnels [in French]
Bibliographic information Toxicologie, Pathologie professionnelle, 1st Quarter 1994. 6p. + 3p. 42 ref. + 18 ref.
Abstract Information notes on toxic and occupational eye pathologies (excluding optical neuropathies). Main issues dealt with in the 1st one: ocular traumas and pathology related to physical agents (ocular contusions and burns), traumas caused by animals or plants); pathology linked to physical agents (radiations, industrial electricity); infectious, irritative or allergic occupational pathology; ocular injuries induced by occupational poisoning, non specific visual disorders (visual fatigue, glare, others (miner's nystagmus, vibration, sick building syndrome). Optical correction of ametropias in the workplace. Themes studied in the 2nd note: medical and technical prevention of ocular accidents (protective glasses, screens and masks), prevention of visual fatigue.
Descriptors (primary) diseases of eyes and related structures; eyes; safety and health engineering; occupation disease relation
Descriptors (secondary) data sheet; encyclopaedia
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the eye and vision damage