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Document ID (ISN)104987
CIS number 06-283
Year 2004
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Castro M., Moreira S., Santos C.S.
Title Occupational diseases in the region of Lisbon and Vale de Tejo 2003
Original title Doenças profissionais na região de Lisboa e Vale do Tejo no ano de 2003 [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Centro regional de saúde pública de Lisboa e Vale do Tejo (CRSP), Av. Estados Unidos da América 53-D, 1700-165 Lisboa, Portugal, Dec. 2004. 32p. Illus. 20 ref.
Abstract Statistics of reported occupational diseases in the region of Lisbon and Vale do Tejo for the year 2003. Results are presented by age, sex, sub-region and outcome (with or without invalidity, degree of invalidity). Occupational diseases that resulted in the largest number of reports were hearing loss (147 out of 375) and musculoskeletal diseases (145 out of 375). Risk factors relating to these two diseases are described, together with applicable prevention measures.
Descriptors (primary) Portugal; statistics; occupational diseases
Descriptors (secondary) thrombocytopenia; respiratory diseases; infectious hepatitis; malaria; skin diseases; geographical variables; hearing loss; conjunctivitis; age-linked differences; sex-linked differences; musculoskeletal diseases
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvincePortugal
Subject(s) Statistics
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)