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Document ID (ISN)38440
CIS number 82-1769
ISSN - Serial title 0300-581X - Arbeitsmedizin - Sozialmedizin - Prńventivmedizin
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Title The hospital as a workplace
Original title Arbeitsort Krankenhaus [in German]
Bibliographic information Apr. 1982, Vol.17, No.4, p.77-104 and XXI. Illus. 40 ref.
Abstract This issue is entirely devoted to OSH problems of hospital and health care institution personnel, with articles on: planning and layout - criteria for modernisation and enlargement; fire protection; air conditioning; planning for cleaning and disinfection; precise description and delineation of tasks, functions and responsibilities, to avoid conflicts; shortcomings in staff training and their consequences in hospital work; accident "black spots" and typical hazards; explosion hazards in operating theatres; antigen B viral hepatitis and its prevention; investigation of stress and strain in medical personnel; accident-insurance aspects.
Descriptors (primary) plant safety and health organization; hospitals
Descriptors (secondary) Germany (Federal Republic of); floor area; infectious hepatitis; buildings; explosion hazards; operating theatres; responsibilities; air conditioning; fire protection; workmen's compensation; causes of accidents; legislation; industrial physicians; infection control
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Viral diseases (other than aids)
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases