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Document ID (ISN)33192
CIS number 80-559
ISBN(s) 3-17-004681-0
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Zerlett G., Toussaint R.
Title Occupational medicine
Original title Arbeitsmedizin [in German]
Bibliographic information Verlag W. Kohlhammer, Hessbrühlstrasse 69, 7000 Stuttgart 80, Federal Republic of Germany, 1979. 230p. Illus. Price: DM.29.80.
Abstract Manual intended for medical aides assisting the plant physician: basic theoretical knowledge of occupational medicine and useful information for practical medical care. Following the official classification of occupational diseases giving entitlement, it considers in turn: hazards, pathogenesis, clinical picture, diagnosis and prevention of diseases due to metals, asphyxiants, chemicals, physical agents, bacteria and parasites, and diseases of the respiratory tract and skin. Much space is devoted to preventive medical examinations, biological lalboratory tests and functional tests. Annex: extracts from West German regulations concerning the activity of plant physicians.
Descriptors (primary) occupational diseases; occupational medicine; medical supervision
Descriptors (secondary) Germany (Federal Republic of); infectious diseases; respiratory diseases; skin diseases; biological and medical tests; diseases caused by physical agents; training manuals; chronic poisoning; legislation; diagnosis
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases