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Heat disorders: a tabular presentation.
Standards for occupational exposures to hot environments. Horvath SM, Jensen RC, eds. Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 76-100, 1976 Jan; :21-25
Tables are given for heat disorders. Included are classification of heat disorders, heat stroke, heat hyperpyrexia, heat exhaustion, heat cramps, and prevention of heat disorders. For each disorder the predisposing factors, signs and symptoms, underlying disorder or complication and other appropriate data for specific disorders are given.
NIOSH-Grant; Grants-other; Heat-stress; Clinical-analysis; Clinical-symptoms; Physiological-mechanisms; Laboratory-diagnosis; Control-measures; Protective-measures; Thermal-environment; Diagnosis; Etiology
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Standards for occupational exposures to hot environments
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