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Document ID (ISN)37331
CIS number 82-559
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Ebert H.
Title Health protection on board ship
Original title Gesundheitsschutz an Bord [in German]
Bibliographic information VEB Verlag Volk und Gesundheit, Neue Grünstrasse 18, DDR-1020 Berlin, 1980. 504p. Illus. Prix: M.62.00.
Abstract This manual for merchant marine masters and officers, which can also be used as for training in cadet schools, deals with early diagnosis of, and screening for, seafarers' occupational diseases, and the prevention of health hazards. Contents: general considerations on medical treatment (obligation to provide diagnosis and treatment, screening for specific diseases, medical examinations, principles of treatment, special problems), pathology, emergency treatment (first aid; wounds and injuries; procedure in case of accident; poisoning; basic information on internal medicine; contagious diseases; tropical diseases, eye disorders; ear, nose and throat; stomatological diseases; neurological and mental disorders; gynaecology; skin diseases; venereal diseases), general and personal hygiene, occupational hygiene. Text of national and international regulations. Glossary.
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; occupational medicine; medical treatment; sea transport
Descriptors (secondary) German Democratic Republic; pathology; toxicology; skin diseases; glossary; traumatology; first aid; legislation; manuals
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Water transportation