Inventory of occupational allergens

Project No. FFFF 0114

Status:

completed 12/2001

Aims:

Most occupational diseases are dermatological diseases. Prevention needs knowledge of agents with allergic potentials and as well knowledge of groups under allergy risk.

Activities/Methods:

Statistical evaluation of clinical datas, results of allergy-tests and occupational data of all patients of dermatological hospitals.

Results:

Data base of allergenic agents; early detection of new allergens; avoiding of allergy agents.

Publications:

Final report (in German): "Frühzeitige Erkennung allergener Stoffe bei beruflicher und nicht-beruflicher Exposition" (PDF, 1.2 MB)

Last Update:

28-Nov-2002

Project

Financed by:
  • Hauptverband der gewerblichen Berufsgenossenschaften (HVBG)
Research institution(s):
  • Universitäts-Hautklinik Göttingen
Branche(s):

-cross sectoral-

Type of hazard:

dangerous substances

Catchwords:

Allergisierende Stoffe, Berufskrankheit, Arbeitsumwelt (Belastungen, Gefährdungen, Expositionen, Risiken)

Description, key words:

allergies