|Document ID (ISN)||53731|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0025-7818 - Medicina del lavoro
|Convention or series no.
||Coppola L., Giunta R., Grassia A., Misso L., Verrazzo G., Violano P.F., Grandillo F., Tirelli A.
||Air pollution by gasoline exhaust fumes: Effect on platelet function and blood viscosity
||May-June 1989, Vol.80, No.3, p.187-191. 20 ref.
||Twelve healthy, non-smoking volunteers were exposed for 30min in a closed room to automobile fumes. At the end of the test, HbCO levels were significantly increased, P50 STD was significantly reduced and an impairment of platelet function and blood viscosity was observed in the volunteers. There were no significant changes in cardiovascular parameters.
||carbon monoxide; haematological effects; motor fuel; nitrogen oxides
||human experiments; thrombocyte count
||D - Periodical articles
|Broad subject area(s)
||Occupational medicine, epidemiology