Approach to occupational skin diseases in occupational medicine - a guideline

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Chorvatsko
Croatian
2014

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Guideline for detection and prevention of occupational skin diseases, focused on medical experts as a target group. Contains concise but comprehensive chapters about risk assessment and safety measures for workplaces  with dermal exposures to chemicals, particularly chemicals with irritative or sensitizing effects on skin. It contains a guideline for medical management of occupational contact dermatitis.

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Sector / Industry covered: 
Not sector specific
Provider: 
Croatian Society of Occupational Medicine
Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health
Croatian Institute of Public Health - Department of Occupational Health
Biological hazard: 
Microbiological hazards (Microorganism)
Hazard - health effects: 
Skin sensitisers
Irritants
Toxic substances
Infection
Exposure route: 
Dermal contact
Skin absorption
Prevention measures: 
Level 3. Reducing / minimising the risk by personal measures (PPE)
Training / guidance
Hygiene measures
Purpose of the material: 
Guidance
Target group: 
Occupational health physician

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