|Document ID (ISN)||61745|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
|Convention or series no.
||Blanchin N., Abadia G., Leprince A.
||Risk of infection associated with the management and handling of experimental animals in animal facilities
||Risques infectieux liés à la maintenance et à la manipulation des animaux de laboratoire pour le personnel travaillant dans les animaleries [in French]|
||1st Quarter 1993, No.53, p.3-23. 61 ref.
||Contents of this information sheet on the risk of infection associated with the handling of laboratory animals: 1. main infectious agents of animal origin which are pathogenetic in men (table on the use of vertebrate animals in 1990); 2. real risks in relation to the animals handled and their sources (table of bacterial, viral, parasitic, ectoparasitic and fungal diseases, with information on: name of the aetiological agent, degree of pathogenicity in man, animal vectors, mode of contamination diagnosis and treatment); 3. guidelines for the prevention of infectious risks in laboratory animal facilities (vaccinations, safety precautions in case of a bite or any other contaminating incident, training and information of employees).
||laboratory work; France; experimental animals; handling of animals; biological hazards; contamination; infectious diseases
||primates; viruses; zoonoses; health engineering; data sheet; health hazards; safe working methods; schedule of occupational diseases; vaccination; infection control
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases