Assessment of the use of safety protective measures among spray workers In Khartoum State,

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2015-03-29
Authors
Eltuhami Ahmed Edris
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University of Khartoum
Abstract
Exposure to pesticides is one work-related health risk, for as much as 14% of all occupational injuries in the agricultural sector and public health domain. The annual number of acute pesticide poisoning cases among agricultural workers is between 20,000 and 300,000 and the WHO places the total cases of pesticide poisoning at between 2 and 5 million each year of which 40,000 are fatal.
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A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment for the requirement of the degree MPEH in medical Entomology
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University of Khartoum protective measures spray workers Epidemiology Environmental Health Khartoum State
Citation
Eltuhami Ahmed Edris, Assessment of the use of safety protective measures among spray workers In Khartoum State. – Khartoum : University of Khartoum, 2007. - 82 P. : illus., 28 cm., MS.C.