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Document ID (ISN)34879
CIS number 81-160
ISSN - Serial title Gigiena truda i professional'nye zabolevanija
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Toropkov V.V.
Title Clinical and morphological study of the ocular effects of isopropanolamines
Original title Kliniko-morfologičeskoe issledovanie dejstvija izopropanolaminov na glaza [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Feb. 1980, No.2, p.48-50. 2 ref.
Abstract Studies in rabbits are reported showing that spraying of mono-, di- or triisopropanolamine into the eye can cause chemical burns. Precautions and the wearing of safety glasses when these substances are being used are recommended. In the event of an accidental burn, the eye should be rinsed immediately with fresh water and medical advice sought.
Descriptors (primary) isopropanolamine; eyes; chemical burns; caustic substances
Descriptors (secondary) first aid; animal experiments; safety spectacles
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Alkaline materials