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Document ID (ISN)36809
CIS number 82-175
ISSN - Serial title Gigiena truda i professional'nye zabolevanija
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Gusejn-Zade K.M.
Title The effect of diesel fuel on skin sensitivity
Original title O vlijanii dizel'nogo topliva na čuvstvitel'nye funkcii koži [in Russian]
Bibliographic information Sep. 1980, No.9, p.39-41. 8 ref.
Abstract Tests involving an electrothermic aesthesiometer were performed on the hands and forearms of 320 engine attendants who came into contact with diesel fuel at work in an oil field. This type of exposure resulted in a reduction of their skin sensitivity to heat and pain.
Descriptors (primary) diesel oil; diesel engines; petroleum and natural gas industry; paraesthesia; skin; gas oil
Descriptors (secondary) pain sensitivity threshold
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Petroleum and natural gas industry
Diseases of other sense organs (other than the eye and the ears)