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Document ID (ISN)39435
CIS number 83-516
ISSN - Serial title 0025-7818 - Medicina del lavoro
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Violante F.S., Roberts D.V.
Title Electromyographic study of neuromuscular function in pesticide workers
Bibliographic information May-June 1982, Vol.73, No.3, p.210-223. 21 ref.
Abstract Review of the effects of organophosphorus pesticides on health (neurotoxic effects, in particular). Discussion of the problem of simultaneous exposure to a number of products and of the possibility of product interactions. Selection of the exposure monitoring method: periodic electromyography may provide more valuable data than measurement of blood cholinesterase activity.
Descriptors (primary) organophosphorus compounds; exposure tests; electromyography; pesticides
Descriptors (secondary) blood monitoring; cholinesterase monitoring
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals
Biological monitoring