Neurotoxicity of exposures to aluminium welding fumes in the truck trailer construction industry.

@article{MarkBuchta2005NeurotoxicityOE,
  title={Neurotoxicity of exposures to aluminium welding fumes in the truck trailer construction industry.},
  author={A MarkBuchta and B EKiesswetter and B MSch{\"a}per and C WZschiesche and D KHSchaller and A AKuhlmann and A SLetzel},
  journal={Environmental toxicology and pharmacology},
  year={2005},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={677-85}
}
The aim of the study was to examine aluminium welders for central nervous changes due to the exposure to aluminium containing welding fumes. A group of 44 aluminium welders in the train body and truck trailer construction industry (mean age: 43 years) with an average of 11.4 years of occupational exposure to aluminium welding fumes and a control group of 37 production workers (mean age: 40 years) of the same plants participated in this longitudinal study. Medical and neuropsychological… CONTINUE READING