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Document ID (ISN)109189
CIS number 09-47
ISSN - Serial title 1815-3615 - HESA Newsletter
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Grégoire D.
Title Work-related cancers: Seeing through the smokescreen
Original title Cancers professionnels: vos luttes ne partent pas en fumée [in French]
Bibliographic information June 2008, No.34, p.13-26. Illus. 7 ref.
Internet access http://hesa.etui-rehs.org/uk/newsletter/files/Nwsl-34-EN.pdf [in English]
http://hesa.etui-rehs.org/fr/newsletter/files/Nwsl-34-FR-p13.pdf [in French]
Abstract Topics addressed in this collection of articles on occupational cancers: prevention efforts in a greater Paris locality; interview of a French lawyer defending the interests of asbestos workers; use of a geographic information computer programme by occupational physicians to visualise the work environment of their patients; cancers in a region of Scotland with a high concentration of electronics industries; description of a cancer surveillance programme in Italy.
Descriptors (primary) occupational diseases; role of workers' organizations; cancer
Descriptors (secondary) United Kingdom; legal aspects; France; Scotland; computer applications; asbestos; electronics industry; medical supervision; Italy
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceBelgium
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Electronics industry