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Document ID (ISN)108449
CIS number 08-960
ISSN - Serial title 1455-8459 - Barents - Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
Year 2007
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Puura-Märkälä A., Koh D., Maciejowski M., Treichel B., Nachtigall M., Karvonen O., Remizova M., Zenov S., Wilburn S., Eijkemans G.
Title Infectious diseases
Original title Bor'ba s infekcionnymi zabolevanijami [in Russian]
Bibliographic information 2007, Vol.10, No.2, whole issue (p.38-75). Illus. Bibl.ref.
Internet access [in English]
Abstract Collection of articles on infectious diseases of relevance to Russia and Nordic Countries. Contents: increasing attention to health and social issues in the Barents region; infectious diseases as a challenge for public and occupational health; risk of tuberculosis; cooperation among Northern European countries in public health and social well-being; Barents HIV/AIDS protection programme for vulnerable groups; HIV/AIDS workplace education programme in Russia; protecting health workers from occupational exposure to HIV, hepatitis and other bloodborne pathogens.
Descriptors (primary) Russian Federation; infectious diseases; ILO; Nordic Countries
Descriptors (secondary) occupational hygiene; information dissemination; laboratory work; Singapore; WHO; tuberculosis; safety and health training; immunodeficiency syndrome; limitation of exposure; needle-stick injuries; international cooperation; medical examinations; social aspects; infectious hepatitis
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSwitzerland; Denmark; Finland; ILO; Norway; Singapore; WHO
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)