|Document ID (ISN)||100417|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
|Convention or series no.
||DMT 89 TA 65
||Occupational skin diseases due to colophony
||Dermatoses professionnelles à la colophane [in French]|
||1st Quarter 2002, No.89, p.75-82. Illus. 66 ref.
||Colophony is a resin drawn from coniferous trees used in many industrial products. It is composed of approximately 100 products, some of them allergens. Colophony is included in the European standard battery of skin tests. Contents of this review article on skin diseases due to colophony: composition and production of colophony; aetiologies (allergenicity, sources of exposure); epidemiology (prevalence, incidence, exposed populations); diagnosis in occupational settings; diagnosis in specialized institutions; prognosis; prevention; compensation of occupational diseases.
||allergens; skin diseases; colophony; France
||protective gloves; compensation of occupational diseases; skin creams; prognosis; epidemiology; eczema; paper and paper products industry; diagnosis; substitution; musicians; skin tests; risk factors; beauty parlours; soldering flux
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational medicine, epidemiology