|Document ID (ISN)||105328|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
|Convention or series no.
||DMT 104 TR 36
||Bérylliose pulmonaire [in French]|
||3rd Quarter 2005, No.104, p.513-521. 77 ref.
||http://www.dmt-prevention.fr/inrs-pub/inrs01.nsf/IntranetObject-accesParReference/TR%2036/$File/TR36.pdf [in French]
06-0885.pdf [in French]
||Pulmonary berylliosis is defined by respiratory symptoms following the inhalation of dust or smoke containing beryllium particles. Workers in the beryllium smelting and metalworking industries are most at risk of exposure. Contents of this review article on berylliosis: physiopathology; prevalence and epidemiology; diagnosis of acute and chronic berylliosis; development of the disease; prevention (medical supervision, monitoring of workplace air, ventilation, personal protective equipment); compensation of occupational diseases in France.
||beryllium and compounds; smelting plants; metalworking industry; berylliosis
||airborne dust; compensation of occupational diseases; epidemiological aspects; France; beryllium; data sheet; smoke; diagnosis; limitation of exposure; determination in air; medical supervision; lung diseases
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Smelting and refining operations