Chromosomal abnormalities among nurses occupationally exposed to antineoplastic drugs.

Abstract

The effect of handling antineoplastic drugs was examined in 42 nurses working in an oncology department, and the same number of nurses not exposed to antineoplastic drugs acted as controls. The exposure effect was evaluated by analysis of sister chromatid exchanges (SCE) incidence and structural chromosomal abnormalities. SCE as well as chromosomal… (More)

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@article{MilkoviKraus1991ChromosomalAA, title={Chromosomal abnormalities among nurses occupationally exposed to antineoplastic drugs.}, author={Sanja Milkovi{\'c}-Kraus and Davor Horvat}, journal={American journal of industrial medicine}, year={1991}, volume={19 6}, pages={771-4} }