|Document ID (ISN)||61540|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0885-114X - Occupational Medicine: State of the Art Reviews
|Convention or series no.
||Shusterman D.J., Sheedy J.E.
||Occupational and environmental disorders of the special senses
||July-Sep. 1992, Vol.7, No.3, p.515-542. Illus. 269 ref.
||Workplace hazards affecting vision, hearing, equilibrium, olfaction and taste are reviewed. These include chemical hazards (irritant chemicals, pharmacologic/toxicologic agents), physical hazards (microwaves, infrared and ultraviolet radiation, visible light, vibration, rapid ambient pressure changes), ergonomic hazards (task-related symptoms, workers with pre-existing vision disorders, ergonomic factors), biological hazards, use of contact lenses in industry.
||diseases of ear and mastoid process; diseases of eyes and related structures; vestibular disorders; physical hazards; loss of smell; loss of taste; chemical hazards; sense organ diseases
||ionizing radiation; hyperbaric pressure; literature survey; irritants; negative pressure; vibration; infrared radiation; radiofrequency radiation; occupation disease relation; ergonomics; vertigo; biological hazards; contact lenses; ultraviolet radiation
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||USA|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology
||Diseases of other sense organs (other than the eye and the ears)
Diseases of the eye and vision damage
Diseases of the ear and hearing damage