Occupational dermatitis. Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • This article attempts to define the term 'occupational dermatitis'. A step by step approach to the management of possible occupational dermatitis is outlined under the following headings: Suspicion, Identification, Elimination or Reduction, and Treatment.Many other factors, in addition to the identification of occupational hazards, play a role in causation of occupational dermatitis and if not kept in mind may confuse or mislead the physician in his diagnosis and management.

publication date

  • June 1978