Accession Number:

AD0434090

Title:

CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM EFFECTS OF CHRONIC EXPOSURE TO ORGANOPHOSPHATE INSECTICIDES

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FEDERAL AVIATION ADMINISTRATION OKLAHOMA CITY OK CIVIL AEROMEDICAL INST

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

14.0

Abstract:

Two cases are reported in which persistent CNS changes were noted in aerial applicator pilots after chronic exposure to organophosphate insecticides. The symptomatology, the basis for these symptoms and EEG changes, and their reversibility are discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE