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Document ID (ISN)74122
CIS number 99-2041
ISSN - Serial title 0373-1944 - Travail et sécurité
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gout D.
Title Pressurization: Diving into hyperbaric hazards
Original title Mise en pression: plongée dans le risque hyperbare [in French]
Bibliographic information July-Aug. 1999, No.586-587, p.18-31. Illus.
Abstract Work in conditions of dry hyperbaric pressure. Topics: aircraft industry; barotrauma; caissons; dangerous work; decompression sickness; decompression; diving; hyperbaric oxygen therapy; hyperbaric pressure; information of personnel; nuclear power stations; pressure chamber tests; tunnelling; work aptitude; work in confined spaces; work in pressurized atmosphere.
Descriptors (primary) hyperbaric pressure; work in pressurized atmosphere; dangerous work
Descriptors (secondary) hyperbaric oxygen therapy; pressure chamber tests; caissons; decompression; decompression sickness; barotrauma; information of personnel; diving; work aptitude; tunnelling; nuclear power stations; aircraft industry; work in confined spaces
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Occupational physiology
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Hyperbaric pressure