Conflict of interests: These incidents were investigated by the California Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation Program (FACE), which is funded by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and by the California Department of Public Health.
Fatalities due to dichloromethane in paint strippers: A continuing problem
Article first published online: 28 FEB 2013
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American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Volume 56, Issue 8, pages 907–910, August 2013
How to Cite
MacIsaac, J., Harrison, R., Krishnaswami, J., McNary, J., Suchard, J., Boysen-Osborn, M., Cierpich, H., Styles, L. and Shusterman, D. (2013), Fatalities due to dichloromethane in paint strippers: A continuing problem. Am. J. Ind. Med., 56: 907–910. doi: 10.1002/ajim.22167
Work was performed at: The California Department of Public Health, Occupational Health Branch, 850 Marina Bay Parkway, Building P, 3rd Floor, Richmond, CA, 94804; Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, San Francisco General Hospital, The University of California, San Francisco, 1001 Potrero Ave, Bldg 30, Suite 3500, San Francisco, CA 94110; and at Irvine Department of Emergency Medicine, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, 101 The City Drive South, Orange, CA 92868.
- Issue published online: 19 JUL 2013
- Article first published online: 28 FEB 2013
- Manuscript Accepted: 15 JAN 2013
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