Exposure of humans to a volatile organic mixture. III. Inflammatory response.

@article{Koren1992ExposureOH,
  title={Exposure of humans to a volatile organic mixture. III. Inflammatory response.},
  author={Hillel S. Koren and Dale E. Graham and Robert B. Devlin},
  journal={Archives of environmental health},
  year={1992},
  volume={47 1},
  pages={
          39-44
        }
}
A set of symptoms has been described during the past two decades that has been called the "sick building syndrome." These symptoms include eye, nose, and throat irritation; headache; mental fatigue; and respiratory distress. It is likely that the volatile organic compounds (VOCs) present in synthetic materials used in homes and office buildings contribute to these symptoms. However, there have been very few studies in which humans have been exposed to known amounts of VOCs under carefully… CONTINUE READING
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