|Document ID (ISN)||75456|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
|Convention or series no.
||Kanerva L., Alanko K., Estlander T., Jolanki R., Lahtinen A., Savela A.
||Statistics on occupational contact dermatitis from (meth)acrylates in dental personnel
||Mar. 2000, Vol.42, No.3, p.175-176. Illus. 14 ref.
||During 1975-1998, 630 cases of occupational dermatosis in dental personnel were reported to the Finnish Register of Occupational Diseases, 70.6% of which were allergic. The number of cases greatly increased during the last decade. No cases of acrylates or methacrylates allergy were reported in 1975-1981. During 1982-1998, 161 cases were reported, 87% being allergic. The largest annual number of occupational dermatoses from acrylates and methacrylates in dental personnel were reported in 1998.
||acrylates; methacrylates; dental services; skin allergies; skin diseases
||statistical trends; eczema; Finland
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Finland|
||Commerce, services, offices
|Broad subject area(s)
Health care services