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Walk-through survey report of the dialysis unit, Christ Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Authors
Elliott L
Source
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, IWS 125-18, 1982 Feb; :1-8
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NIOSHTIC No.
00122939
Abstract
An industrial hygiene survey was conducted at a peritoneal dialysis unit in a hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio, to evaluate exposure to formaldehyde (50000) used during the disinfection process. Breathing zone samples were collected using sampling pumps, and samples were analyzed by ion chromatography. Area sample results ranged from concentrations of formaldehyde in the peritoneal dialysis unit were below the NIOSH recommended criteria.
Keywords
NIOSH-Author; NIOSH-Survey; Field-Study; Region-5; Health-surveys; Aldehydes; Health-care-facilities; Air-sampling
CAS No.
50-00-0
Publication Date
19820224
Document Type
Field Studies; Industry Wide
Fiscal Year
1982
NTIS Accession No.
PB88-249784
NTIS Price
A02
Identifying No.
IWS-125-18
NIOSH Division
DSHEFS
Source Name
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
State
OH
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