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Document ID (ISN)78709
CIS number 02-821
ISSN - Serial title 0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
Year 2001
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Dibo M., Brasch J.
Title Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from N,N-bis(3-aminopropyl)dodecylamine and dimethyldidecylammonium chloride in 2 hospital staff
Bibliographic information July 2001, Vol.45, No.1, p.40. 3 ref.
Abstract A case study of 2 nurses developing eczema on their hands and arms after contact with a new disinfectant containing quaternary ammonium compounds. After changing their workplace, the nurses recovered.
Descriptors (primary) sensitization dermatitis; dodecylamines; eczema; quaternary ammonium compounds; hospitals; nursing personnel; skin tests; disinfectants
Descriptors (secondary) case study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Skin diseases
Aliphatic amines
Health care services