Occupational skin-disease data in Europe.

  title={Occupational skin-disease data in Europe.},
  author={T. L. Diepgen},
  journal={International archives of occupational and environmental health},
  volume={76 5},
  • T. L. Diepgen
  • Published 2003 in
    International archives of occupational and…
The different occupational health systems and legislations in the countries across Europe makes it difficult for one to sketch a detailed picture for the whole continent. Reporting bias and selection bias have a considerable impact on the perceived prevalence and incidence, while reliable data are hard to extract from official registries. Data from one region in Germany will serve as an example. Comparison with data from other sources yields an estimate of 0.7 to 1.5 cases per 1,000 per year as… CONTINUE READING

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