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Document ID (ISN)77624
CIS number 01-1709
ISSN - Serial title 0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
Year 1999
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Crépy M.N.
Title Work-related - Procedure to adopt
Original title Eczéma d'origine professionnelle - Conduite à tenir [in French]
Bibliographic information 1st Quarter 1999, No.77, p.43-48. 12 ref.
Abstract This information sheet proposes an approach for occupational physicians confronted with cases of eczema possibly due to occupational factors. Contents include: epidemiology; diagnosis at the place of work (medical history, clinical examination, aetiological diagnosis); diagnosis in specialized facilities (patch tests, other skin tests, spot tests); prognosis; prevention (substitution of allergens, hygiene, skin protection); workers' compensation.
Descriptors (primary) occupational diseases; France; industrial physicians; eczema; symptoms
Descriptors (secondary) protective gloves; allergens; compensation of occupational diseases; responsibilities of employers; barrier creams; epidemiology; diagnosis; skin tests; data sheet; anamnesis
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Skin diseases