Protective Clothing

Known as: Clothing, Protective, Protective Garment 
Clothing designed to protect the wearer from injury or exposure to hazardous conditions or substances.
National Institutes of Health

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2011
2011
Occupational injuries are common among firefighters who perform strenuous physical exertion in extreme heat. The thermal… (More)
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2010
2010
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The incidence of skin cancer has been rising worldwide due to excessive exposure to sunlight. Elevated exposure to ultraviolet… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The introduction of intelligent textile systems to increase the wearer's level of protection has exposed the necessity of… (More)
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2004
2004
Specialised protective clothing, such as that worn by firefighters, is usually tested only to standards which give requirements… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
A physiological strain index (PSI), based on rectal temperature (Tre) and heart rate (HR), capable of indicating heat strain… (More)
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1996
1996
Studies have shown that variations in ambient water vapour pressure from 1.7 to 3.7 kPa have little effect on heat tolerance time… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
This study determined the influence of exercise intensity, protective clothing level, and climate on physiological tolerance to… (More)
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1994
1994
This study examined the effectiveness of endurance training and heat acclimation in reducing the physiological strain imposed by… (More)
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1987
1987
This study examined worker tolerance and physiological responses to two levels of work while subjects wore various types of… (More)
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1984
1984
Six healthy men aged 25 to 37 walked on a treadmill at work levels of 21 and 41% of their VO2max for 25 to 30 min wearing gas… (More)
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