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Lipid Peroxidation in Workers Exposed to Al,Ga,In,As,and Sb in Optoelectronic Industry

This study has been completed.
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Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital Identifier:
First received: October 3, 2006
Last updated: NA
Last verified: April 2006
History: No changes posted
To investigate whether exposure to Al, Ga, In, As, and Sb induces lipid peroxidation in humans. Whole blood and urine levels of 170 workers were analysed by use of ICP-MS. MDA, the product of lipid peroxidation was determined by HPLC

Condition Phase
Phase 1

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Allocation: Random Sample
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Time Perspective: Prospective

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Further study details as provided by Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital:

Estimated Enrollment: 170
Study Start Date: March 2003
Estimated Study Completion Date: December 2003
Detailed Description:
If MDA as an index of lipid peroxidation can be induced by these metals. We will suggest reducing exposure to these metals

Ages Eligible for Study:   22 Years to 45 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Optoelectronic workers

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Office workers
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00383981

Kaohsiung Medical University
Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 807
Sponsors and Collaborators
Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital
Principal Investigator: Yen-Hsiung Liao, Master Department of Public Health Kaohsiung Medical University
  More Information Identifier: NCT00383981     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: KMUH-IRB-950067
Study First Received: October 3, 2006
Last Updated: October 3, 2006

Keywords provided by Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital:
malondialdehyde optoelectronic vitamin complex processed this record on April 28, 2017