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Document ID (ISN)33853
CIS number 80-1342
ISSN - Serial title 0091-6765 - Environmental Health Perspectives
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Costello J.
Title Morbidity and mortality study of shale oil workers in the United States.
Bibliographic information June 1979, Vol.30, p.205-208. 9 ref.
Abstract The Soviet and British literature is briefly reviewed. Results and conclusions of the dermatological study of oil shale workers by the US Public Health Service in 1952-1955 are reported. A mortality and morbidity study currently undertaken by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, covering some 800 male workers and 320 controls, is described.
Descriptors (primary) USA; oil shale industry; mortality; morbidity
Descriptors (secondary) skin diseases; literature survey
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry