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Document ID (ISN)111224
CIS number 10-0792
ISBN(s) 978-85-98117-40-9
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Ali S.A.
Ministério do Trabalho e Emprego
Title Occupational skin diseases
Original title Dermatoses occupacionais [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Fundacentro, Rua Capote Valente 710, São Paulo, SP 06409-002, Brazil, 2nd ed., 2010. 412p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Price: BRL: 25.00. Downloadable version free of charge.
Internet access Dermatoses_occupacionais.pdf [in Portuguese]
Abstract Manual on occupational skin diseases. Contents: definition and causes of occupational skin diseases; diagnosis; physical agents; skin diseases caused by rubber and latex; skin diseases caused by solvents; skin diseases in the metals industry; skin diseases caused by nickel, chromium, cadmium, cobalt, copper, tin and zinc; skin diseases caused by plants and wood species; skin diseases caused by resins; skin diseases caused by fiber and glass wool, skin diseases caused by agrochemicals; skin diseases in the sugar cane, cashew nuts and salt sectors; skin diseases in bakers, confectioners and cooks; skin diseases among fishermen; discolorations; nail disorders; skin cancer; skin diseases caused by sport; psychodermatitis; treatment of skin diseases; prevention. Appendices: different types of PPE; medico legal aspects (establishing the causal link between the skin disease and work).
Descriptors (primary) occupational diseases; skin diseases
Descriptors (secondary) allergens; diagnosis; eczema; medical treatment; manuals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Skin diseases