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Document ID (ISN)33638
CIS number 80-1190
ISSN - Serial title 0049-8610 - Zeitschrift für die gesamte Hygiene und ihre Grenzgebiete
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Bräunlich A., Konetzke G.
Title Trends, control and evaluation of occupational diseases in the German Democratic Republic
Original title Entwicklungstendenzen, Bekämpfung und Begutachtung von Berufskrankheiten in der DDR [in German]
Bibliographic information Sep. 1979, Vol.25, No.9, p.675-680. 3 ref.
Abstract The current procedures for notification, evaluation and compensation of occupational diseases in the German Democratic Republic are reviewed, with an overview of the statistical trends for 1973-78 (noise-induced deafness 42%, dermatoses 7%, musculoskeletal diseases 14%, lung diseases 10%). The chief preventive measures are presented, together with the national regulations.
Descriptors (primary) compensation of occupational diseases; notification of occupational diseases; German Democratic Republic; occupational diseases
Descriptors (secondary) statistical trends; lung diseases; skin diseases; medical prevention; deafness; expertise; legislation; musculoskeletal diseases
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Administration, legislation
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Notification of accidents and diseases
Workers' compensation