|Document ID (ISN)||101755|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
|Convention or series no.
||DMT 85 TA 62
||Occupational skin diseases from antiseptics and disinfectants
||Dermatoses professionnelles aux antiseptiques et désinfectants [in French]|
||1st Quarter 2001, No.85, p.83-90. Illus. 62 ref.
||http://www.inrs.fr/htm/dermatoses_professionnelles_antiseptiques.html [in French]
||Antiseptics and disinfectants are chemical formulations that include anti-microbial agents, excipients, cleaning agents and additives. Their use in large quantities, particularly in health care facilities, has given rise to numerous cases of occupational skin diseases. Contents of this of this review article on allergology and dermatology of antiseptics and disinfectants: classification by chemical class; epidemiology; diagnosis in occupational settings; confirmation of the diagnosis in specialized institutions; prognosis; prevention; compensation.
||occupational diseases; risk factors; disinfectants; skin diseases
||protective gloves; dangerous substances; compensation of occupational diseases; cleaning agents; epidemiology; diagnosis; safety guides; substitution; hospitals; health care personnel; safe working methods; classification; industrial physicians; limitation of exposure
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)