publication . Other literature type . 2016

Profesionalni kontaktni dermatitis kod stomatologa i stomatoloških tehničara

Lugović-Mihić, Liborija; Ferček, Iva; Duvančić, Tomislav; Bulat, Vedrana; Ježovita, Josip; Novak-Bilić, Gaby; Šitum, Mirna;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2016 Journal: Acta clinica Croatica, volume 55, issue 2 (issn: 0353-9466, eissn: 1333-9451, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Sestre Milosrdnice University hospital and Institute of Clinical Medical Research
Abstract
Since the working medical personnel including dentists and dental technicians mainly use their hands, it is understandable that the most common occupational disease amongst medical personnel is contact dermatitis (CD) (80%-90% of cases). Development of occupational CD is caused by contact of the skin with various substances in occupational environment. Occupational etiologic factors for dental personnel are foremost reactions to gloves containing latex, followed by various dental materials (e.g., metals, acrylates), detergents, lubricants, solvents, chemicals, etc. Since occupational CD is relatively common in dental personnel, its timely recognition, treatment ...
Subjects
free text keywords: Dermatitis, kontaktni; Dermatitis, profesionalni; Stomatolozi; Stomatološko pomoćno osoblje; Alergija, Dermatitis, contact; Dermatitis, occupational; Dentists; Dental auxiliaries; Hypersensitivity
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