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Title Skin protection : practical applications in the occupational setting / volume editors, S. Schliemann, P. Elsner
Published Basel ; New York : Karger, 2007


Description 1 online resource (vii, 182 pages)
Series Current problems in dermatology, 1421-5721 ; v. 34
Current problems in dermatology ; v. 34. 1421-5721
Contents Skin protection in the prevention of skin diseases / Elsner, P. -- Galenical principles in skin protection / Zhang, J, Smith, E.W. and Surber, C. -- Using skin models to assess the effects of a pre-work cream : methodological aspects and perspective of the industry / zur Muḧlen [and others] -- Efficacy and safety testing : the clinical perspective / Fluhr, J.W., Miteva, M. and Elsner, P. -- Protection from irritants / Zhai, H. and Maibach, H.I. -- Protection from occupational allergens / Schalock, P.C. and Zug, K.A. / Protection from toxicants / Brodsky, B. and Wormser, U. -- Evaluation of skin-protective means against acute and chronic effects of ultraviolet radiation from sunlight / Kuẗting, B. and Drexler, H. -- Protection from physical noxae / Schur̈er, N.Y. and Dickel, H. -- Protection from combination exposure / Elsner, P. -- Skin protection in the healthcare setting / Mahler, V. -- Skin protection for hairdressers / Skudlik, C. and John, S.M. -- Skin protection in the food industry / Bauer, A. [and others] -- Skin protection in the metal industry / Funke, U. -- Skin protection training : route to practical applications / Pohrt, U. -- Limitations of skin protection : interaction of gloves and skin protection products / Schliemann, S
Summary The differential application of skin protection in occupational settings becomes increasingly complex. Due to new scientific results and technological aspects as well as European and US regulations that have to be considered in the context of cosmetics and personal protective equipment, the practical application of skin protection requires constant reviewing and improvement. This publication provides a comprehensive update on specific cosmetic products from general principles of composition, protection from specific exposures, such as irritants, allergens and ultraviolet irradiation, to safety
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Occupational dermatitis.
Skin -- Safety measures
Skin Diseases -- prevention & control
Occupational Exposure -- prevention & control
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Skin.
MEDICAL -- Dermatology.
Occupational dermatitis
Beruf -- Hautschutz -- Aufsatzsammlung.
Hautschutz -- Beruf -- Aufsatzsammlung.
Form Electronic book
Author Elsner, Peter, 1955 September 11-
Schliemann, S. (Sybille)
ISBN 9783318014280