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Document ID (ISN)102907
CIS number 03-1920
ISBN(s) 83-88703-12-9
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Łuczak M., Zużewicz M.A.
Title Biological hazards - A case study
Original title Zagrożenia biologiczne - wybrane zagadnienia [in Polish]
Bibliographic information Centralny Instytut Ochrony Pracy, ul. Czerniakowska 16, 00-701 Warszawa, Poland, 2001. 64p. Illus. 24 ref
Abstract This document describes living organisms which are biological hazards for humans: bacteria, fungi and viruses, as well as irritating agents, allergens, carcinogens and biological toxic agents. The development cycles of Chlamydia and Legionella are also presented.
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; occupational diseases; microorganisms; prophylaxis; health hazards; biological hazards; conditions of work
Descriptors (secondary) allergens; irritants; carcinogens; bacterial diseases; bacteria; occupational medicine; viruses; fungi; virus diseases; manuals; hazard evaluation; bacterial toxins
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvincePoland
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Viral diseases (other than aids)
Biological hazards
Bacterial and parasitic diseases