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Document ID (ISN)37200
CIS number 82-556
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Brenner W., Florian H.J., Stollens E., Valentin H.
Title The modern practice of occupational medicine
Original title Arbeitsmedizin aktuell [in German]
Bibliographic information Gustav Fischer Verlag, Wollgrasweg 49, 7000 Stuttgart-Hohenheim, Federal Republic of Germany, 1981. 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th instalments. 1005p. (complete publication). Price: DM.252.00.
Abstract Loose-leaf folder with periodical supplements. Classification of articles: aims and institutions, work organisation, occupations and medicine, occupational health, occupational physiology, ergonomics, occupational psychology, pathology, diagnosis and treatement, medical examinations, medical prevention, occupational safety, rehabilitation, social aspects, epidemiology and documentation, legal medicine, occupational sociology, training, industry and pollution, legislation and regulations. The 1981 supplements include articles on: protection of working mothers; viral hepatitis; silico-tuberculosis; silicosis; medical emergencies at the workplace; hazards of ionising and electromagnetic radiations and fluorescent lamps; ordinance on dangerous industrial substances; the ILO International Classification of the Radiographic Appearances of Pneumoconioses; work in extreme climatic conditions; the work of poisons centres; definitions of terminology in the relevant legislation; workplace air analysis using detector tubes; medical supervision of workers at risk of falls from heights; responsibilities of plant physicians; biological threshold values; step-by-step diagnosis; periodic medical examinations.
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; occupational medicine; occupational physiology
Descriptors (secondary) ionizing radiation; responsibilities; electromagnetic radiation; Germany (Federal Republic of); ILO; fluorescent tubes; radiological diagnosis; harmful substances; pneumoconiosis with tuberculosis; infectious hepatitis; silicosis; diagnosis; manuals; emergency treatment; high altitude; biological threshold limits; expectant mothers; nursing mothers; legislation; determination in air; medical supervision; poison information centres; falls from heights; glossary; detector tubes; radiography; heat; radiographic interpretation; industrial physicians; climate
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)