Gases and organic solvents in urine as biomarkers of occupational exposure: a review.

@article{Imbriani2005GasesAO,
  title={Gases and organic solvents in urine as biomarkers of occupational exposure: a review.},
  author={Marcello Imbriani and Sergio Ghittori},
  journal={International archives of occupational and environmental health},
  year={2005},
  volume={78 1},
  pages={
          1-19
        }
}
A brief review of urine analysis in studies of occupational exposure to volatile organic compounds and gases is provided. Analysis of exhaled breath for volatile compounds does not have a long history in occupational medicine. A number of studies has been undertaken since the 1980s, and the methods are well enough accepted to be put forward as biological equivalents of threshold limit values (TLVs) for some volatile organic compounds (VOCs) such as acetone; methanol; methyl ethyl ketone (MEK… CONTINUE READING
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