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Document ID (ISN)111196
CIS number 10-0875
ISSN - Serial title 1886-6123 - Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo
Year 2009
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Botella S., Ferr˙s M.A.
Title Leptospirosis
Bibliographic information Dec. 2009, No.55, p.60-61. 18 ref.
Abstract This practical information sheet on leptospirosis addresses the characteristics of the responsible biological agent, Leptospira sp., the risk group in which it is classified, its effects on health, its sensitivity to antibiotics and inactivation measures, first aid to be provided in cases of infection and prophylactic measures, workers at risk and type of danger, protective measures and confinement level, measures to be taken in cases of spills, modes of elimination. It also presents epidemiological data.
Descriptors (primary) zoonoses; leptospirosis; health hazards; biological hazards
Descriptors (secondary) immunization; vaccination; risk factors; data sheet
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Biological hazards
Browse category(ies) Zoonoses