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Assessment of Measurement Techniques for Worker Exposure to Pesticides.
University of Utah Research Institute, Salt Lake City, Utah, 1976 Jun:116 pages
Assessment methods planned for use in a study designed to evaluate worker exposures to pesticides are described. Theories behind the saccade velocity test, eye hand coordination measurements, strain indicator test, blood cholinesterase determination, and urinary metabolite analysis are reviewed along with the proposed application of these tests to exposed populations. The proposed study protocol is described, and identification and selection of at risk populations is discussed.
NIOSH-Contract; Contract-099-74-0110; Analytical-methods; Pesticides-and-agricultural-chemicals; Screening-methods; Urinalysis; Medical-monitoring; Diagnostic-tests; Diagnostic-techniques; Humans;
University of Utah Research Institute, Salt Lake City, Utah, 116 pages, 78 references
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