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ID (ISN) del documento31462
Número CIS 79-1091
Año 1978
Número de serie
Autor(es) Lachnit V.
Título Abridged textbook of occupational medicine
Título original Kurzgefasstes Lehrbuch der Arbeitsmedizin [en alemán]
Información bibliográfica Verlag Brüder Hollinek, Gallgasse 40a, 1130 Wien, Austria, 1978. 255p. Illus. 28 ref. Price: Sch.240.00.
Resumen This concise but well-documented manual is the fruit of collaboration between the author and 9 other specialists. Short chapters on occupational physiology, ergonomics and occupational psychology precede the main part of the book, which contains chapters devoted to the recognised occupational diseases: health damage due to chemicals and to physical agents, occupational lung disease, skin diseases and cancer of the skin, infectious and parasitic diseases. These chapters give details on aetiology, symptoms of acute and chronic morbidity, diagnosis, therapy and prevention. Other subjects dealt with include: disorders due partly to occupational factors, influence of work on chronic disease, elderly workers, shift work and work at high temperatures, Austrian occupational safety and health legislation and expert diagnosis and treatment of occupational diseases. List of occupational diseases giving entitlement to compensation in Austria and list of maximum allowable concentrations (MAC).
Descriptores (primarios) medicina del trabajo; enfermedades profesionales
Descriptores (secundarios) agentes físicos nocivos; puestos de trabajo calurosos; enfermedades parasitarias; enfermedades infecciosas; fisiología del trabajo; substancias nocivas; enfermedades respiratorias; dermatosis; psicología del trabajo; ergonomía; manuales; lista de valores umbrales; lista de enfermedades profesionales; legislación; Austria
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
Tema(s) Patología profesional
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Bacterial and parasitic diseases