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Document ID (ISN)20912
CIS number 74-1150
Year 1972
Convention or series no.
Title Occupational hygiene and pathology in the Estonian Soviet Socialist Republic
Original title Gigiena truda i professional'naja patologija v Ėstonskoj SSR [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Izdatel'stvo "Valgus", Pjarnuskoe šosse 10, Tallin, USSR, 1972. 202p. Illus. 357 ref. Price Rbl.1.42.
Abstract Contributions of various authors to the following subjects: morbidity and absenteeism in the oil-shale industry; chronic bronchitis among miners and processing workers; respiratory function tests; hearing conservation; vibration disease; toxic effects of oil-shale tars; allergy and occupational dermatoses caused by shale oils; treatment of poisoning by chlorinated hydrocarbons; early diagnosis of benzene poisoning; toxicology of oil-shale washing agents; skin absorption of shale oils and phenols; toxicology of shale oils and their derivatives; assessment of the cocarcinogenic effects of soluble oil-shale phenols; production of carcinogens by pyrolysis of oil-shale products; oil-shale pneumoconiosis.
Descriptors (primary) occupational hygiene; shale oil; oil shale industry; occupational pathology; USSR
Descriptors (secondary) toxic effects; hearing conservation; phenol; chronic bronchitis; cocarcinogenic effects; shale pitch; Estonia; benzene; oil shale; sickness absenteeism; allergies; skin absorption; Raynaud's phenomenon; skin diseases; dust; pyrolysis products; diagnosis; animal experiments; fibrogenic effects; respiratory function tests; carcinogens
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Chemicals, plastics and rubber
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry