|Document ID (ISN)||37534|
|ISSN - Serial title
||Gigiena truda i professional'nye zabolevanija
|Convention or series no.
||The relation between length of service and the course and sequelae of viral hepatitis in workers in the chemical industry
||O vlijanii professional'nogo staža na tečenie i posledstvija virusnogo gepatita u rabočih himičeskih predprijatij [in Russian]|
||Dec. 1980, No.12, p.33-36. 7 ref.
||Viral hepatitis occurs in a more severe and protracted form in workers who have been occupationally exposed to toxic chemicals for long periods. Liver functions are more extensively impaired. Where the disease remits, biochemical levels are slow to normalise. Greater length of service correlates with more harmful sequelae.
||chemical industry; length of service; toxic substances; infectious hepatitis
||hepatic damage; long-term exposure; sequelae
||D - Periodical articles
|Broad subject area(s)
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)