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Document ID (ISN)64941
CIS number 95-1338
ISSN - Serial title 0394-2953 - Archivio di Scienze del Lavoro
Year 1994
Convention or series no.
Title 57th National Congress: Surveillance and monitoring in occupational medicine and industrial hygiene - II. Papers: A. Past experience and recommendations for health surveillance
Original title 57░ Congresso Nazionale: Sorveglianza e vigilanza in medicina del lavoro e igiene industriale - II: Comunicazioni: A. Esperienze e proposte di sorveglianza sanitaria [in Italian]
Bibliographic information Apr.-June 1994, Vol.X, No.2, p.119-260 (whole issue). Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract This complete number of the periodical is devoted to the papers presented at a conference on health surveillance at the workplace, held at Fiuggi Fonte, Italy, 27-29 Oct. 1994. Among the topics covered: recent legislative developments in Italy; health surveillance of special groups of workers (minors and apprentices, university workers, police officers, in the oil seed processing industry, asbestos-exposed workers, mercury-exposed workers); comparison of ILO radiography, high-resolution computed tomography and lung diffusing capacity for CO in tunnelling workers; assessment of minimal asbestosis; respiratory function and/or lung diseases in occupational contexts (industrial pollution, routine health control, chromium exposure, in firemen); follow-up studies (lead-exposed workers, hearing loss in police officers, hearing loss in workers exposed to known levels of noise); thyroid function in lead-exposed workers; biological monitoring of workers exposed to diesel fumes; hepatitis B and C in hospital workers; liver damage in shoe repairers; lymphocyte distribution in plastic manufacturing workers; dermatitis in contact-lens manufacturing workers; anti-tumour immunological surveillance in workers exposed to ionizing radiation; new method for the classification of audiogrammes; audiologic screening of metallurgical workers.
Descriptors (primary) workplace monitoring; medical supervision; occupational hygiene evaluation; Italy
Descriptors (secondary) fire fighting; chromium; hepatic damage; mercury; lead; asbestos; infectious hepatitis; asbestosis; dermatitis; tunnelling; immunobiological changes; hearing loss; cancer; thyroid function; respiratory function tests; apprentices; young persons; legislation; police forces; radiographic testing; conference; shoemakers; lymphocytes
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceItaly
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)