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This report was issued by the Medical Research Council on the recommendations of their Fluorosis Committee to determine any effects of exposure to fluorine compounds on workers employed in factories manufacturing aluminum by an electrolytic process, and also to determine any effects upon those living in the neighborhood of such factories.
The paper-bound volume is divided into five sections and a summary as follows: Studies of contamination from the standpoint of topography, geology, meteorology, etc.; the effects of fluorine compounds upon animals in the area; clinical, radiological, hematological and biochemical findings in selected groups of individuals living in the area;
Industrial Fluorosis: A Study of the Hazard to Man and Animals Near Fort William, Scotland.. Ann Intern Med. 1949;31:361–362. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-31-2-361_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1949;31(2):361-362.
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