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Employment and placement of the diabetic subject.
Occupational health and safety symposia. Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-136, 1976 Feb; :137-147
The problems of employing diabetics are discussed. Data are given from surveys on number of diabetics employed, health policy of industry, and work attendance of diabetics. Guidelines are included for physicians to assist in providing proper medical maintenance of the diabetic employee.
Employment; Disabled-workers; Handicaps; Medical-care; Diabetes; Metabolic-disorders; Blood-sugar-disorders; Industrial-medicine
Occupational health and safety symposia
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