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Document ID (ISN)40372
CIS number 83-1219
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Hauf R.
Title Report on the Scientific Congress of the Research Institute for Electropathology
Original title Bericht über die wissenschaftliche Tagung der Forschungsstelle für Elektropathologie [in German]
Bibliographic information Forschungsstelle für Elektropathologie, Reutebachgasse 11, 7800 Freiburg, Federal Republic of Germany; Beiträge zur Ersten Hilfe und Behandlung von Unfällen durch elektrischen Strom, Heft 10, 1981. 329p. Illus. Bibl.
Abstract A collection of the 15 papers presented at a conference at Freiburg (Federal Republic of Germany, 17-18 Sep. 1981). Topics covered are: physiological effects of direct and alternating current on the heart; impedances in the human body; step and contact voltages; first aid in cases of low-voltage accidents; problems of defibrillation; biological effects on man of electric and magnetic fields; serious burns and causes of death; first aid in cases of high-voltage accidents.
Descriptors (primary) cardiological effects; electricity; magnetic fields; first aid; electrical accidents; electric fields
Descriptors (secondary) Germany (Federal Republic of); cardiac defibrillation; electrical resistance of body; conference; electric burns
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Electricity
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Cardiovascular diseases
Electromagnetic fields
First aid and emergency organization