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ID (ISN) del documento109554
Número CIS 09-569
ISSN - Título de la serie 0019-8366 - Industrial Health
Año 2008
Número de serie
Autor(es) Ahn Y.S., Lim H.S.
Título Occupational infectious diseases among Korean health care workers compensated with industrial accident compensation insurance from 1998 to 2004
Información bibliográfica Sep. 2008, Vol.46, No.5, p.448-454. Illus. 21 ref.
Acceso Internet http://www.jniosh.go.jp/en/indu_hel/pdf/IH_46_5_448.pdf [en inglés]
Resumen Using the database of the Korea Labor Welfare Corporation, the 307 cases of occupational infectious diseases among the health care workers who were compensated from 1998 to 2004 were analyzed. Women accounted for 83% of the compensated cases. The most common age group was that of 20-29 yrs of age. The majority of infections were tuberculosis, hepatitis, chickenpox, AIDS and scabies. The major types of occupations were nurses, doctors, clinical pathology technicians and workers who were taking care of patients. Other findings are discussed.
Descriptores (primarios) Corea, República de; personal de los servicios de salud; enfermedades infecciosas; enfermedades profesionales
Descriptores (secundarios) reparación de las enfermedades profesionales; tuberculosis; sarna; patología; hepatitis vírica; diferencias por el sexo; síndrome de inmunodeficiencia; hospitales; personal de enfermería; papel de los aseguradores; diferencias por la edad; varicela
Tipo de documento D - Artículos periódicos
País / Estado o ProvinciaCorea, República de
Tema(s) Cemercio, servicios, oficinas
Broad subject area(s) Riesgos biológicos
Medicina del trabajo, epidemiología
Navegación por categoria(s) Viral diseases (other than aids)
Health care services
Bacterial and parasitic diseases