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Document ID (ISN)78310
CIS number 02-374
ISSN - Serial title 0339-6517 - Documents pour le médecin du travail
Year 2000
Convention or series no. DMT 84 TR 26
Author(s) Rosenberg N.
Title Occupational asthma from disinfectants used in hospitals
Original title Asthme professionnel dû aux désinfectants employés en milieu hospitalier [in French]
Bibliographic information 4rth Quarter 2000, No.84, p.435-443. 50 ref.
Abstract Contents of this data sheet on occupational allergies and chest diseases caused by disinfectants used in hospitals: physiopathology; prevalence; diagnosis at the place of work; confirmation of diagnosis in a specialised medical institution; evolution; prevention; compensation of occupational diseases.
Descriptors (primary) allergens; France; health care personnel; disinfectants; hospitals; asthma
Descriptors (secondary) compensation of occupational diseases; allergic asthma; diagnosis; industrial physicians; skin tests; medical examinations; inhalation tests
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Country / State or ProvinceFrance
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Health care services
Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)