Latex allergy: a prevention guide.
NIOSH 1998 Apr; :1-6
Latex gloves have proved effective in preventing transmission of many infectious diseases to health care workers. But for some workers, exposures to latex may result in allergic reactions. Reports of such reactions have increased in recent years especially among health care workers.
Sensitivity-testing; Contact-dermatitis; Irritants; Respiratory-system-disorders; Lotions; Lubricants
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health