Pavel F Kiku

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Atmospheric microsized particles producing reactive oxygen species can pose a serious health risk for city residents. We studied the responses of organisms to microparticles in 255 healthy volunteers living in areas with different levels of microparticle air pollution. We analyzed the distribution of microparticles in snow samples by size and content. ELISA(More)
Analysis of the actual nutrition of the urban population of the Primorye Territory over 2002-2006 revealed the underconsumption of milk and its products, eggs, meat and its products, vegetables and fruits (including potatoes), and sugar and overconsumption of fish and its products, bread and bakery products, and vegetable oil. Assessment of the nutrient(More)
BACKGROUND According to WHO hereditary diseases and congenital malformations contribute significantly to the health of population. Thus, the problems of epidemiology, clinical presentation, diagnosis and treatment of congenital abnormalities are of interest for many researchers [2]. In addition, the dynamic accounting for the incidence of congenital(More)
This paper presents the results of appraisal of population feeding in Primorye by data of selective budget examination (650 families) for 1996-2002. It was revealed the apparent deficit of consumption of the basic foods, exclusive of fish and fish products. Reduction of food consumption more than 2 times below norm was evidenced in such groups of products(More)
The paper presents the results of an ecological and hygienic assessment of the prevalence of thyroid diseases in the Primorye Territory. The analysis has indicated that the morbidity rates from different nosological entities depend on the bioclimatic zone, environmental and geochemical situation. Varying correlations were established between the soil(More)
There are presented results of the socio-hygienic analysis of ecologically related skin pathology ofthe population of Primorsky Krai. The aim of the work is to establish the patterns of distribution of ecologically related skin diseases in various ecological bioclimatic zones of Primorsky Krai. There was performed an analysis of skin diseases ofform 12(More)
The content of organochlorine pesticides in blood of residents of the Russian Far East is assessed. Among hexachlorocyclohexane isomers, only β-HCH has been found. This fact indicates that contamination of the environment and human organisms by this pesticide began long ago. Its concentration varies from 2060 to 22,230 ng/g lipid. The probable sources of(More)
The paper presents the results of an ecological and hygienic assessment of the prevalence of circulatory system diseases in the adults and adolescents of the Primorye Territory. In the past 3 years, circulatory system diseases have first held the lead in the structure of total morbidity and accounted for 43-4996. The spread of circulatory diseases among the(More)
The study was undertaken to establish whether there is a relationship of the incidence of urinary diseases (UD) in the population of industrial towns in the Primorye Territory to the water basin. This evaluation was based on the principles of calculation and on the analysis of epidemiological and ecological risks. The environment in the Primorye Territory(More)
The trace OCP concentrations, such as α-, β-, and γ-HCH, DDT and its metabolites (DDD and DDE) in blood and urine of residents from the south of the Russian Far East was revealed. A large range of OCPs was found in the urine: α- and γ-isomers of HCH, DDT and DDE. The only β-HCH was detected in the blood; this indicates its persistence and the difficulty of(More)