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Document ID (ISN)31353
CIS number 79-797
ISSN - Serial title Cahiers de notes documentaires - Sécurité et hygiène du travail
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
National Joint Technical Committee for the Activities of the Intertrade Group, National Health Insurance Fund (Comité technique national des activités du groupe interprofessionnel, Caisse nationale de l'assurance-maladie), Paris, 14 Nov. 1978.
Title Viral hepatitis of occupational origin
Original title Hépatite virale d'origine profesionnelle. [in French]
Bibliographic information 1st quarter 1979, No.94, Note No.1173-94-79 (Recommendation No.151), p.163-166.
Abstract This recommendation, which concerns more particularly antigen-B type hepatitis, prescribes measures to be adopted with regard to medical supervision, personal hygiene and personal protection, information and training of staff exposed to viral hepatitis contagion, and with regard to technical measures to be adopted concerning premises, furnishings and equipment, bedding and linen to avoid all risk of contamination. A commentary on the recommendation follows.
Descriptors (primary) France; hospitals; health services; infectious hepatitis
Descriptors (secondary) laboratory work; health engineering; personal hygiene; plant health supervision; medical supervision; directive; safe working methods
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Liver diseases
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)