Search for dissertations about: "skin wipes"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words skin wipes.

  1. 1. Dermal exposure to pesticides in Nicaragua : A qualitative and quantitative approach

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Aurora Aragón; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Dermal exposure; developing country; pesticides; subsistence farmers; fluorescent tracer; visual scoring system; skin wipes; pesticide residues.;

    Abstract : Background: Pesticide use continues to be a serious public health problem in developing countries, despite decades of safe pesticide use strategies. In Nicaragua, organophosphate insecticides, in particular chlorpyrifos and methamidophos are responsible for about half of the acute pesticide poisonings. READ MORE