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Document ID (ISN)32821
CIS number 80-178
ISSN - Serial title 0391-2825 - Rivista di medicina del lavoro ed igiene industriale
Year 1978
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Candura F.
Title Occupational hazards and rheumoarthropathies
Original title Rischi professionali e reumoartropatie [in Italian]
Bibliographic information Oct.-Dec. 1978, Vol.2, p.311-332. Illus.
Abstract The chief clinical situations in which rheumatic joint diseases may occur as a result of employment are illustrated. They relate to infectious agents, bronchopneumopathy, toxic substances, trauma (barotrauma, vibration, microclimate), and work posture and movement. The status of these conditions in relation to compensation in Italy is discussed.
Descriptors (primary) joint diseases; rheumatoid arthritis
Descriptors (secondary) compensation of occupational diseases; Italy; toxicoses; sequelae; round-up; vibration disease; infectious diseases; work posture; cold workplaces; barotrauma
Document type -
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Diseases of the musculoskeletal system