Shima S, Yoshida T, Tachikawa S, Kato Y, Miki T, Hidaka K, Taniwaki H, Ito T.
Sangyo Igaku. 1984 Nov;26(6):500-9.Platinum and its compounds have characteristics that make them excellent oxygen sensors, and in recent years they have come to be used in large amounts in the manufacture of internal combustion engines. Recently, there have been detected among workers engaged in making platinum oxygen sensors, dermatitis and bronchial asthma which appear to be ascribable to exposure to chloroplatinate. This is a study of their etiology from the viewpoint of industrial hygiene and clinical medicine. Read More