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[Estimate of potential health benefits of the reduction of air pollution with PM10 in Trieste, Italy].
OBJECTIVES Estimate of the possible benefits, in Trieste, of a reduction of PM10 to values not over 60, 50, 40, 30, 20, 10 microg/mc, utilizing data of PM10 of the year 2002 as cause specific deathsExpand
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[Fetal and perinatal exposure to mercury and selenium: baseline evaluation of a cohort of children in Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy].
OBJECTIVE neurotoxicity of prenatal exposure to high concentrations of mercury (Hg) is well known; however, the doseresponse relationship at low exposure levels has not been quantified yet. ThisExpand
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Occupational allergic contact dermatitis from nickel in an aquatic plant (Ludwigia repens): pseudophytodermatitis
There are no previous reports of dermatitis from the inorganic materials that plants contain, rather than from the plants themselves (1). A 28-year-old woman, who worked for a company that fitted outExpand
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Impatto a breve termine dell'inquinamento dell'aria nelle città coperte dalla sorveglianza epidemiologica EpiAir2
OBJECTIVES: to estimate the short-term impact of air pollutants on adult population of 23 Italian cities on the calendar period 2006- 2009 as part of the EpiAir2 project. DESIGN, MATERIALS ANDExpand
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Nickel, chromate and cobalt in toilet soaps analysed by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry
Analytic procedure Soap samples for Ni, Cr and Co determination were weighed in 10 ml polystyrene vials, acidified with 0.1 ml HCl (30'Yo Suprapur, Merck), diluted to 10 ml with Ultrapure water (18 MExpand
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Residence in Proximity of an Iron Foundry and Risk of Lung Cancer in the Municipality of Trieste, Italy, 1995–2009
We assessed the risk of lung cancer in people living near the iron foundry located within the city of Trieste, Northeastern Italy. Between 1995 and 2009, all incident cases of lung cancer andExpand
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Improving patient flow in ambulatory care through computerized evaluation techniques.
The Authors describe the application of Patient Flow Analysis (P.F.A.), an efficiency evaluation technique in a Gynaecologic Clinic in a large Provincial Hospital. This technique evaluates bothExpand
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Allergic contact stomatitis from nickel in an amalgam carrier
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