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Document ID (ISN)110731
CIS number 10-0361
ISSN - Serial title 0788-4877 - African Newsletter on Occupational Health and Safety
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Henwood N., Niu S., Michell K., Mwakini N.K., Kaoneka B.K., Lekei E., Rwako A.J., Matee J.J., Jemneh T.A., Pääkkönen T.
Title Health care workers
Bibliographic information Apr. 2010, Vol.20, No.4, p.1-23 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
Internet access Health_care_workers.pdf [in English]
Abstract Collection of articles on the safety and health of health care workers of relevance to African countries. Contents: ILO list of occupational diseases and health care workers; protection of health care workers with a focus on respiratory health; hepatitis in the context of Botswana. Other topics: safety implications of pesticide use in vegetable cultivation among small-scale farmers in Tanzania; Ethiopian migrant workers' perceptions of the United Kingdom health and safety regulations; review of a conference on well-being held in February 2010 in Helsinki, Finland.
Descriptors (primary) Africa; ILO; occupational safety and health; health care personnel
Descriptors (secondary) Botswana; Ethiopia; Tanzania, United Republic of; United Kingdom; infectious hepatitis; survey; migrant workers; conference
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
OSH in developing countries
Agricultural chemicals
Viral diseases (other than aids)
Health care services