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Document ID (ISN)34143
CIS number 80-1641
ISSN - Serial title 0355-3140 - Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Husman K., Karli P.
Title Clinical neurological findings among car painters exposed to a mixture of organic solvents.
Bibliographic information Mar. 1980, Vol.6, No.1, p.33-39. 33 ref.
Abstract Full neurological examinations were administered in 102 car painters and 102 control subjects. Psycho-organic syndrome, decrease in tactile and pain sensitivity, and increased vibration threshold were significantly more frequent in the exposed group. Vibration sense of the lower extremities was affected in 65 car painters and 25 controls.
Descriptors (primary) neurotoxic effects; coachwork; organic solvents; paint spraying
Descriptors (secondary) functional nervous disorders; comparative study; sensation thresholds
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Surface treatment
Diseases of the nervous system
Motor vehicle manufacturing industry