|Document ID (ISN)||62454|
|Convention or series no.
||Hallauer J., Kane M., McCloy E.
Viral Hepatitis Prevention Board
||Eliminating hepatitis B as an occupational hazard
||Medical Imprint, 22 Lancaster Gate, London W2 3LY, United Kingdom, 1993. 114p. Bibl.ref.
||Proceedings of an international conference on hepatitis B as an occupational hazard held in Vienna, Austria, 10-12 March 1993. Papers are presented under the following headings: hepatitis B and occupational risk; prevention of hepatitis B in the workplace (safe work practices, vaccination, education and successful prevention programmes); economic implications of hepatitis B in the workplace; implementation of effective prevention programmes in various countries; current policies and the way forward. Summaries of regional workshops provide information on the current situation in a number of countries.
||health programmes; biological hazards; infectious hepatitis
||economic aspects; safe working methods; information of personnel; vaccination; conference; legislation
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||Austria; United Kingdom|
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Viral diseases (other than aids)
Workplace health promotion
Bacterial and parasitic diseases