|Document ID (ISN)||36512|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0049-8610 - Zeitschrift fŘr die gesamte Hygiene und ihre Grenzgebiete
|Convention or series no.
||Kempe H., Meister A., Seeber A.
||Psychological studies of the acute effects of exposure to toluene
||Psychologische Untersuchungen zur akuten Wirkung von Toluolexposition [in German]|
||5 May 1980, Vol.26, No.5, p.313-317. Illus. 22 ref.
||Changes in ability to work, working capacity and psycho-physical sensation after 8h toluene exposure were studied by psychological tests on 24 male printing workers. Definition of the problem; description of exposure conditions, methods used and results obtained. Test results showed an insignificant tendency towards prolongation of reaction and search times and increased error rates. Conclusion: in the conditions of exposure studied, psychological changes are of a minor nature.
||printing industry; toluene; biological effects; psychological effects; organic solvents
||psychological tests; work capacity
||D - Periodical articles
|Broad subject area(s)
Printing, photography and photocopying industry