|Document ID (ISN)||104439|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0300-0559 - Revue de médecine du travail
|Convention or series no.
||Chronic obstructive bronchopneumopathies and asthma in the construction industry: What means of prevention?
||Broncho-pneumopathies chroniques obstructives et asthme dans le BTP -Quelle prévention? [in French]|
||May-June 2003, Vol.XXX, No.3, p.51-54.
||This article summarizes the two main approaches adopted in France for the prevention of chronic obstructive bronchopneumopathies (COBPs) and asthma in the construction industry, namely prevention by means of individual and collective technical measures and medical supervision. Contents: main principles of prevention (technical measures, individual protection, filtering equipment, supplied air respirators); medical prevention (medical supervision of healthy workers and workers with asthma or COBP).
||plant health organization; obstructive ventilatory impairment; construction industry; asthma; chronic bronchitis
||air purifying respirators; supplied air respirators; France; medical supervision; construction sites; personal protective equipment; respirable dust
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Construction industry and civil engineering
Occupational health services