|Document ID (ISN)||67440|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0962-7480 - Occupational Medicine
|Convention or series no.
||Brew I., Adisesh A.
||Post-splenectomy sepsis - The role of occupational health
||June 1996, Vol.46, No.3, p.231-232. 6 ref.
||The risks of serious infection in persons who have had their spleens removed (asplenics) are described along with the prophylaxis available and the role of the occupational health department in protecting asplenic employees. The importance of vaccination is stressed, particularly in employees travelling abroad.
||spleen; infection control; infectious diseases; microorganisms
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||United Kingdom|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Bacterial and parasitic diseases