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Document ID (ISN)48686
CIS number 87-1306
ISSN - Serial title 0303-7657 - Revista brasileira de sa˙de ocupacional
Year 1986
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Wakamatsu C.T., Supino E., Buschinelli J.T.P., Leifert R.M.C., Soto J.M.O.G.
Title Health risks for hospital personnel
Original title Riscos de insalubridade para o pessoal de hospital [in Portuguese]
Bibliographic information Jan.-Mar. 1986, Vol.14, No.53, p.52-60. 34 ref.
Abstract This survey covers: biological risks (tuberculosis, hepatitis B, other infectious diseaes); chemical risks (anaesthetics, sterilising substances, allergic dermatoses, cytostatic drugs); physical risks (air conditioning); risks connected with handling and repair (buildings, electrical installations, hydraulic installations); risks connected with cleaning, waste removal and laundry services; noise, heat and lighting; legislative provisions in Brazil; risks in auxiliary services: analytical, pathological and radiological laboratories.
Descriptors (primary) occupational safety; hospitals; health services; laboratories
Descriptors (secondary) materials handling; legislation; laundries; tuberculosis; anaesthetics; cytostatic drugs; infectious diseases; infectious hepatitis; eczema; maintenance and repair; disinfectants; air conditioning; cleaning of workplaces; chemical hazards; biological hazards; Brazil
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Industries and occupations
Browse category(ies) Viral diseases (other than aids)
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases