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ID (ISN) del documento44362
Número CIS 85-1482
ISSN - Título de la serie Gigiena truda i professional'nye zabolevanija
Año 1983
Número de serie
Autor(es) Nasolodin V.V.
Título Iron, copper and manganese metabolism in workers performing heavy physical work
Título original Obmen železa, medi i marganca v organizme rabočih pri tjaželom fizičeskom trude [en ruso]
Información bibliográfica Sep. 1983, No.9, p.21-24. 8 ref.
Resumen Examinations of 19 forging-shop workers showed that plasma iron levels were maximal in autumn and winter and minimal in spring and summer. The lowest levels of iron in the blood constituents were also found in the summer. Copper and manganese levels remained constant throughout the year. Iron in both blood fractions and copper in the plasma were lower after a work shift than before; manganese remained unchanged. Measurements of dietary intake and excretion of the 3 elements showed that the workers were in negative iron and manganese balance in winter and especially in summer. This probably reflects an excessive proportion of iron and manganese-poor vegetables in the diet and can be corrected by changes in, or suplements to, the diet.
Descriptores (primarios) variación estacional; metabolismo de los elementos de la sangre; transformación de metales; régimen alimenticio; metales
Descriptores (secundarios) manganeso; balance energético; cobre; hierro
Tipo de documento D - Artículos periódicos
Tema(s) Fisiología del trabajo
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Blood diseases
Metalworking industry
Inorganic substances
Natural phenomena