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ID (ISN) del documento60175
Número CIS 93-1033
ISBN(s) 0-11-886397-5
Año 1993
Número de serie
Health and Safety Executive
Título The occupational zoonoses
Información bibliográfica HMSO Books, P.O. Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom, 1993. viii, 32p. Bibl.ref. Price: GBP 5.00.
Resumen Details are given of 17 zoonoses. Information provided includes: name of disease and responsible organism; animals carrying the organism; incidence; hazard to humans; means of transmission; occupations and activities at risk; means of control; clinical diagnosis; immunisation; legislation relating to notification of the disease. An introductory chapter outlines general regulatory requirements for hazard assessment, prevention and control, health surveillance and supply of information to employees. The diseases considered are: anthrax; bovine tuberculosis; brucellosis; cryptosporidiosis; hantavirus disease; hydatid disease (echinococcosis); leptospirosis (Weil's disease and cattle form); Lyme disease; Newcastle disease; orf; ovine chlamydiosis; psittacosis; Q fever; rabies; ringworm; Streptococcosis suis. A list of occupations with associated zoonosis hazards is appended.
Descriptores (primarios) enfermedades profesionales; prevención del contagio; zoonosis; Reino Unido
Descriptores (secundarios) leptospirosis íctero-hemorrágica; inmunización; microrganismos; enfermedad de Lyme; tuberculosis de origen animal; contagio; fiebre Q; infecciones estreptocócicas; carbunco; brucelosis; leptospirosis; equinococosis; microsporia; psitacosis; rabia; ectima contagioso; valoración del riesgo; riesgos para la salud; declaración de enfermedades profesionales; enfermedad de Newcastle
Tipo de documento F - Notas informativas, directrices prácticas, normas
País / Estado o ProvinciaReino Unido
Tema(s) Sustancias tóxicas y peligrosas
Broad subject area(s) Riesgos biológicos
Navegación por categoria(s) Zoonoses
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)