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Document ID (ISN)101432
CIS number 03-188
ISSN - Serial title 0788-4877 - African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
Year 1996
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Matchaba-Hove R., Emmett E.A., Sekimpi D.K., Agaba D.F., Okot-Nwang M., Ogaram D.A., Tornberg V., Estlander T., Kanerva L., Piirilń P., Lehtinen S., Munthali A.C., Zakayo D.O.
Title Allergies and work
Bibliographic information May 1996, Vol.6, No.1, p.1-22 (whole issue). Illus. 33 ref.
Abstract This issue is primarily devoted to the theme of occupational allergies. Contents: prevention of occupational dermatoses; occupational coffee dust allergies in Uganda; allergic dermatoses and respiratory diseases caused by decorative plants. Other topics: review article on a symposium on the development of occupational health services held in Singapore; role of the occupational hygiene profession in sustainable development; problems due to AIDS at the workplace in Kenya.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety and health; occupational diseases; Africa; allergic respiratory disorders; allergies; skin diseases; developing countries; ILO
Descriptors (secondary) Kenya; Uganda; organic dust; coffee roasting; plant health services; horticulture; immunodeficiency syndrome
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceAustralia; Finland; ILO; Kenya; Malawi; Uganda; Zimbabwe
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
OSH in developing countries
Skin diseases