|Document ID (ISN)||26273|
|ISSN - Serial title
||Gigiena truda i professional'nye zabolevanija
|Convention or series no.
||Nervous system changes due to the chronic action of fluorinated aliphatic hydrocarbons
||Izmenenija nervnoj sistemy pri hroničeskom vozdejstvii ftorirovannyh alifatičeskih uglevodorodov [in Russian]|
||Oct. 1975, No.10, p.14-16. 3 ref.
||Results of studies in 196 chemical workers exposed for some years to various fluorinated or chlorofluorinated ethylene derivatives. Most of them complained of persistent headaches. It was concluded that the symptoms were due to autonomic dysfunction, often combined with neurasthenia. Measures recommended: periodic screening examinations and temporary or permanent changes of workpost.
||neurotoxic effects; chemical industry; chlorofluorohydrocarbons; functional nervous disorders; fluorinated hydrocarbons
||1,1,2-trichloro-1,2,2-trifluoroethane; USSR; case study; medical supervision; long-term exposure; transfer to other work; occupational health survey
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)
Diseases of the nervous system