Acute expanded perlite exposure with persistent reactive airway dysfunction syndrome

Chung Li Du, Jung Der Wang, Po Chin Chu, Yue Liang Leon Guo

研究成果: Article

6 引文 (Scopus)

摘要

Expanded perlite has been assumed as simple nuisance, however during an accidental spill out in Taiwan, among 24 exposed workers followed for more than 6 months, three developed persisted respiratory symptoms and positive provocation tests were compatible with reactive airway dysfunction syndrome. During simulation experiment expanded perlite is shown to be very dusty and greatly exceed current exposure permission level. Review of literature and evidence, though exposure of expanded perlite below permission level may be generally safe, precautionary protection of short term heavy exposure is warranted.

原文English
頁(從 - 到)119-122
頁數4
期刊Industrial Health
48
發行號1
DOIs
出版狀態Published - 2010 一月 1

指紋

Taiwan
Perlite

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis

引用此文

Du, Chung Li ; Wang, Jung Der ; Chu, Po Chin ; Guo, Yue Liang Leon. / Acute expanded perlite exposure with persistent reactive airway dysfunction syndrome. 於: Industrial Health. 2010 ; 卷 48, 編號 1. 頁 119-122.
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於: Industrial Health, 卷 48, 編號 1, 01.01.2010, p. 119-122.

研究成果: Article

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