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Document ID (ISN)39597
CIS number 83-751
ISSN - Serial title 0004-6485 - Atemschutzinformationen
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Beck B.
Title Declaration and evaluation of silicosis and asbestosis
Original title Zur Meldung und Begutachtung von Silikosen und Asbestosen [in German]
Bibliographic information 1982, Vol.21, p.1-4. 25 ref.
Abstract The situation created by the Order of 26 Feb. 1981 on prevention, declaration and evaluation of occupational diseases in the German Democratic Republic is reviewed. The order amended and enlarged the list of occupational diseases and contained new provisions for declaration and evaluation of silicosis and asbestosis. Its implications for workplace analysis and diagnosis, with particular reference to pleural hyalinosis, a manifestation of asbestosis, are reviewed.
Descriptors (primary) German Democratic Republic; asbestosis; notification of occupational diseases; diagnosis; silicosis
Descriptors (secondary) pleural hyalinosis; legislation; expertise; schedule of occupational diseases
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Notification of accidents and diseases