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Document ID (ISN)66904
CIS number 96-654
ISBN(s) 3-609-63400-6
Year 1995
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Zerlett G.
Title Compensable occupational diseases - Aetiology, prevention, therapy: Introduction to their study and treatment
Original title Die entschädigungspflichtigen Berufskrankheiten - Genese, Prävention, Therapie. Einführung für Studium und Praxis [in German]
Bibliographic information Ecomed Verlagsgesellschaft AG & Co.KG, Rudolf-Diesel-Strasse 3, 86899 Landsberg/Lech, Germany, 1995. xxiv, 263p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Price: CHF 78.00 (in Switzerland).
Abstract Manual on occupational diseases, aimed primarily at occupational physicians. Contents: survey of relevant legislation in Germany; lists of occupational diseases and criteria for their diagnosis, diseases caused by chemical agents (metals, asphyxiants, solvents, pesticides etc.); diseases caused by physical agents (musculoskeletal disorders, pressurized atmosphere, noise, radiation); infectious and parasitic diseases; diseases of the respiratory system (inorganic and organic dusts); obstructive disorders; skin diseases; miners' nystagmus.
Descriptors (primary) compensation of occupational diseases; schedule of occupational diseases; Germany; occupational diseases
Descriptors (secondary) infectious diseases; nystagmus; respiratory diseases; skin diseases; physical hazards; manuals; chemical hazards; biological hazards; legislation; musculoskeletal diseases
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Workers' compensation
Bacterial and parasitic diseases