Category - Personal protective equipment

Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) diseases Healthcare & Social Assistance Occupational and Work-Related Diseases Personal protective equipment Respiratory diseases Skin diseases

Virtual Patients: 27 year old patient with conjunctivitis and rhinitis

This Virtual Patients lesson is relevant for medical students and professionals working in health care. In this lesson, the 27 year old nurse Susan complains of rhinitis, bronchial asthma and eczemas on her hands. Are...

Biological Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) diseases Endocrine, Nutrition, Metabolic, Digestive & Genito-urinary diseases Healthcare & Social Assistance Infectious, Blood & Immune diseases Personal protective equipment Public Safety Respiratory diseases Transportation, Warehousing & Utilities Wholesale and Retail Trade

Outbreak

This Virtual Patients lesson is relevant for medical students and professionals working in health care. In this lesson, you are a family doctor in Toronto, Canada. It is March 17, 2003, a regular patient, a 54-year-old...

Biological Employment conditions Healthcare & Social Assistance Infectious, Blood & Immune diseases Occupational (Safety and) Health Personal protective equipment Physical Psychosocial Respiratory diseases

OpenWHO course: COVID-19 – Occupational Health and Safety for health workers

The WHO Platform OpenWHO developed a course for health workers who work under challenging or difficult conditions related to COVID-19. In this pandemic health workers are exposed to many different occupational risks to...

Biological Healthcare & Social Assistance Infectious, Blood & Immune diseases Injury, Poisoning & External causes (e.g. Accidents) Occupational (Safety and) Health Personal protective equipment Safety, Accident risk

Virtual Patients: A Needle Stick Injury

This Virtual Patients lesson is relevant for medical students and professionals working in health care. In this lesson, a junior doctor who works on an internal medicine ward is challenged to diagnose a patient with...

All kinds of risks at work All kinds of sectors Biological Chemical Domains, Instruments and Tools for OSH Occupational (Safety and) Health Other topics Personal protective equipment Physical Risks at work Sector of Industry (NACE)

Basic principles in Occupational Hygiene

This introductory course outlines the principles of Occupational Hygiene. It will provide a basis for recognition, evaluation, and control of, and anticipation on hazards, as may be encountered in the workplace. It will...

Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing All kinds of risks at work Chemical Domains, Instruments and Tools for OSH Other topics Personal protective equipment Risks at work Safety, Accident risk Sector of Industry (NACE)

Work improvement in neighbourhood development (WIND)

Agriculture is one of the most hazardous sectors of work. Safety and health risks are numerous and diverse: manual handling of heavy materials and loads, strenuous work postures, long and irregular working hours...