Specific Medical Tests or Examinations Published in the Literature for OSHA-Regulated Substances

 

December 2004
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2005-110

Benzene
CAS No: 71-43-2

 

NOTE:

(1) Efficacy of Medical Tests has not been evaluated.
(2) NIOSH references include diagnostic, screening, and other tests.
(3) OSHA mandated medical tests, if any, are provided in BOLD on a yellow background.
(4) This HTML page was created from DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-110pdf icon. December 2004.
(5) If a medical test/examination contains multiple references, each is listed separately.

Benzene
Editor(s)
/Author(s)
Specific Medical Test(s) or Examination(s) Reference(s)
US DOL OSHA. Complete Blood Count
  • Leukocyte Count
  • Thrombocyte Count
  • Hematocrit
  • Hemoglobin
  • Erythrocyte Count

Code of Federal Regulations. 29 CFR Part 1910.1000. Subpart Z. Air Contaminants. US Government Printing Office. July 1, 2004.
US DHHS PHS CDC NIOSH and US DOL OSHA. Complete Blood Count
  • Leukocyte Count
  • Thrombocyte Count
  • Hematocrit
  • Hemoglobin
  • Erythrocyte Count

NIOSH/OSHA Occupational Health Guidelines for Chemical Hazards DHHS (NIOSH) Pub No. 81-123; 88-118; Suppls. I-IV. 1981-1995.
US DOL OSHA. Pulmonary Function Tests
Code of Federal Regulations. 29 CFR Part 1910.1000. Subpart Z. Air Contaminants. US Government Printing Office. July 1, 2004.
Baselt RC. Whole Blood (chemical/metabolite) Biological Monitoring Methods for Industrial Chemicals. 3rd Edition. Chemical Toxicology Institute,1997.
Lauwerys RR, Hoet P. Whole Blood (chemical/metabolite) Industrial Chemical Exposure. Guidelines for Biological Monitoring. 3rd Edition. Lewis Publishers. CRC Press, Inc. 2001.
Atio A, Riihimaki V, Vainio H. eds. Whole Blood (chemical/metabolite) Biological Monitoring and Surveillance of Workers Exposed to Chemicals. Hemisphere Publishing Corporation. 1984.
LaDou J, ed. Whole Blood (chemical/metabolite)
  • Prior to Next Shift

Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2nd Edition. Appleton and Lange. 1997.
Proctor NH, Hughes JP. Complete Blood Count Chemical Hazards of the Workplace. JB Lippincott Company. 1978.
Baselt RC. Expired Air Biological Monitoring Methods for Industrial Chemicals. 3rd Edition. Chemical Toxicology Institute,1997.
Linch AL. Expired Air Biological Monitoring for Industrial Chemical Exposure Control. CRC Press. 1974.
Lauwerys RR, Hoet P. Expired Air Industrial Chemical Exposure. Guidelines for Biological Monitoring. 3rd Edition. Lewis Publishers. CRC Press, Inc. 2001.
Atio A, Riihimaki V, Vainio H. eds. Expired Air Biological Monitoring and Surveillance of Workers Exposed to Chemicals. Hemisphere Publishing Corporation. 1984.
Fiserova-Bergerova V, Vlach J. Expired Air
  • End of Workweek

Timing of sample collection for biological monitoring of occupational exposure. Ann Occup Hyg 41/3:345-353, 1997.
LaDou J, ed. Expired Air
  • Prior to Next Shift

Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2nd Edition. Appleton and Lange. 1997.
Fiserova-Bergerova V, Vlach J. Expired Air
  • Prior to Shift

Timing of sample collection for biological monitoring of occupational exposure. Ann Occup Hyg 41/3:345-353, 1997.
Baselt RC. Urine (chemical/metabolite) Biological Monitoring Methods for Industrial Chemicals. 3rd Edition. Chemical Toxicology Institute,1997.
Linch AL. Urine (chemical/metabolite) Biological Monitoring for Industrial Chemical Exposure Control. CRC Press. 1974.
Lauwerys RR, Hoet P. Urine (chemical/metabolite) Industrial Chemical Exposure. Guidelines for Biological Monitoring. 3rd Edition. Lewis Publishers. CRC Press, Inc. 2001.
Kneip TJ, Crable JV. Urine (chemical/metabolite) Methods for Biological Monitoring -A Manual for Assessing Human Exposure to Hazardous Substances. Am Public Health Association. 1988.
Ho MH, Dillon HK. Urine (chemical/metabolite) Biological Monitoring of Exposure to Chemicals. Organic Compounds. John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 1987.
Atio A, Riihimaki V, Vainio H. eds. Urine (chemical/metabolite) Biological Monitoring and Surveillance of Workers Exposed to Chemicals. Hemisphere Publishing Corporation. 1984.
Lauwerys RR, Hoet P. Urine (chemical/metabolite)
  • During Exposure

Industrial Chemical Exposure. Guidelines for Biological Monitoring. 3rd Edition. Lewis Publishers. CRC Press, Inc. 2001.
ACGIH. Urine (chemical/metabolite)
  • End-Of-Shift

2004 Threshold Limit Values for Chemical Substances and Physical Agents and Biological Exposure Indices. ACGIH Worldwide. 2004.
LaDou J, ed. Urine (chemical/metabolite)
  • End-Of-Shift

Occupational & Environmental Medicine. 2nd Edition. Appleton and Lange. 1997.
Fiserova-Bergerova V, Vlach J. Urine (chemical/metabolite)
  • End-Of-Shift

Timing of sample collection for biological monitoring of occupational exposure. Ann Occup Hyg 41/3:345-353, 1997.
Fiserova-Bergerova V, Vlach J. Urine (chemical/metabolite)
  • End of Workweek

Timing of sample collection for biological monitoring of occupational exposure. Ann Occup Hyg 41/3:345-353, 1997.
US DHHS PHS CDC NIOSH. Urine (chemical/metabolite)
  • Pre- & Post-Shift

NIOSH Manual of Analytical Methods. 4th Edition. DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 94-113.
Proctor NH, Hughes JP. White Blood Cell Count/Differential Chemical Hazards of the Workplace. JB Lippincott Company. 1978.

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