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Document ID (ISN)21466
CIS number 74-1431
ISSN - Serial title 0096-1736 - Journal of Occupational Medicine
Year 1974
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Cohen S.R.
Title Dermatologic hazards in the poultry industry.
Bibliographic information Feb. 1974, Vol.16, No.2, p.94-97. 8 ref.
Abstract An investigation of the dermatological hazards at a large poultry processing facility is reported, and a safety and health programme is suggested to reduce the frequency of dermatological injury and disease. More research is needed to assess the extent of the problem throughout the industry.
Descriptors (primary) skin diseases; skin injuries; poultry farming
Descriptors (secondary) protective gloves; USA; warts; skin eruption; pre-employment medical examinations; survey; skin cleansers; safety and health training; paronychia
Document type -
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Skin diseases
Livestock rearing
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)