Indagine sullo stato di salute dei lavoratori orafi dell'USSL 71 di Valenza.

Translated title of the contribution: Health status of goldsmiths of the USSL 71 in Valenza

C. Tinelli, M. C. Oppezzo, A. Bulgheroni, G. Sassi, A. Marinoni

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The article verifies health's state and style of life of the goldsmith people of the USSL n. 71-Valenza Po. The study, executed in the 1989 year, consisted in the distribution of a autowriting questionnaire to 565 goldsmith who are working for the majority in small factory. Questionnaire's analysis showed the young age of workers and the big experience in specific duty. The diseases of locomotor district are represented with great differences respect data of italian population. These data are plausibility induced with the postural vices during working activity. Other pathologies relevant are contact dermatitis, chronic bronchitis, bronchial asthma and optic disturb. The results of the study had induced the Authors to organize new and over deepened epidemiological studies to investigate disturbs of visus and locomotor district.

Translated title of the contributionHealth status of goldsmiths of the USSL 71 in Valenza
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)9-14
Number of pages6
JournalGiornale Italiano di Medicina del Lavoro
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1990

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Rehabilitation


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