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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Bornschein, S; Hausteiner, C; Pohl, C; Jahn, T; Angerer, J; Foerstl, H; Zilker, T 
Title:
Pest controllers: a high-risk group for Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS)? 
Abstract:
INTRODUCTION: Based on the assumption that professional groups with frequent chemical exposure are at an increased risk for developing Multiple Chemical Sensitivity (MCS), a sample of 45 professional pest controllers was investigated. METHODS: The examination of the pest controllers consisted of a physical and laboratory examination with urine screening for pyrethroid metabolites, a psychiatric interview, a neuropsychological test battery, and a chemical sensitivity questionnaire. RESULTS: Persi...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Clin Toxicol (Phila) 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
46 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
193-200 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1556-3650 
TUM Institution:
Toxikologische Abteilung; r Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie