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Document ID (ISN)106769
CIS number 07-808
Year 2004
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Godard P., Amielle J., Pairon J.C.
Title Occupational asthma
Original title Asthme professionnel [in French]
Bibliographic information Editions Imothep, 19 avenue Duquesne, 75007 Paris, France, 2004. 10p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Internet access http://www.uvmt.org/Multimedia/fiches%20pro%2018_03.pdf [in French]
Abstract Collection of ten sheets on occupational asthma aimed at helping general practitioners and occupational physicians to diagnose and treat this disease. Topics addressed include respiratory impairment of asthma patients, main occupations involved, medical treatment, notification, compensation and guidance on change of job. Includes a glossary of the main acronyms and abbreviations.
Descriptors (primary) asthma; medical treatment; diagnosis
Descriptors (secondary) compensation of occupational diseases; occupation disease relation; change of employment; data sheet; respiratory impairment; glossary; notification of occupational diseases
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)