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Document ID (ISN)48130
CIS number 87-1120
ISSN - Serial title 1877-7856 - Encyclopédie médico-chirurgicale
Year 1987
Convention or series no. Fascicule 16047 A21, 7-1987
Author(s) Proust B., Joly J.P., Lhuintre J.P., Caillard J.F., Hillemand B.
Title Ethanol: special aspects, legislation and preventive action in connection with alcoholism
Original title Ethanol: terrains particuliers, législation et perspectives d'action vis-à-vis des problèmes de l'éthanol [in French]
Bibliographic information Intoxications, 1987, 8p. 49 ref.
Abstract Information note on alcoholism in special categories of people (women, children, young people, the elderly and athletes), and, in particular, in workers, covering: incidence and aetiology of alcoholism in the workplace, its effect on absenteeism, French legislation against alcoholism at work, anti-alcohol campaigns, relationship with traffic and other accidents. There are 3 levels of preventive action possible: primary (reduction in supply and education of the public), secondary (clinical and biological monitoring) and tertiary (prevention of back-sliding among ex-alcoholics).
Descriptors (primary) ethanol; alcohol consumption and accidents; alcoholism
Descriptors (secondary) France; data sheet; encyclopaedia; legislation
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Alcohol and drug abuse
Psychological factors