Occupational exposure to neurotoxic substances in Asian countries - challenges and approaches.

  title={Occupational exposure to neurotoxic substances in Asian countries - challenges and approaches.},
  author={Monika Meyer-Baron and Eun A. Kim and Iman A Nuwayhid and Gaku Ichihara and Seong-Kyu Kang},
  volume={33 4},
The fact that a conference on neurotoxicity was held in China triggered the idea to provide an insight into occupational diseases, their development and the approaches to investigate them in Asian countries. A historical review, a meta-analysis, and studies on humans and animals provide impressions on past and current problems. The Korean example showed that each newly introduced industry is accompanied by its own problems as regards occupational diseases. Mercury and carbon disulfide were of… CONTINUE READING
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