[The characteristics of the body's functional status and the state of the health of pupils in mining trade schools in an industrial zone]

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Source
Lik Sprava. 1996 Jan-Feb;(1-2):6-11
Publication Type
Article
Author
N M Kharkovenko
E V Borisova
A P Podgaiskaia
L N Bolonova
E A Raksha-Sliusareva
V D Kiian
Source
Lik Sprava. 1996 Jan-Feb;(1-2):6-11
Language
Russian
Publication Type
Article
Keywords
Adolescent
Air Pollution - adverse effects
Anthropometry
English Abstract
Environmental Health - statistics & numerical data
Health status
Humans
Immunity, Natural
Mining - education
Physical Fitness
Ukraine
Urban Population
Work Capacity Evaluation
Abstract
The article presents results of study into the level of physical development, condition of the cardiovascular-, respiratory-, central nervous systems, immunobiologic resistance of the organism, prevalence of morphofunctional deviations from the norm, and morbidity rates among the students of the mining-trade secondary school (aged 15-18). It has been found out that adverse ecological situation in urban centres of the Donetsk Province together with specific character of training for occupation in coal industry have a marked negative effect on the functional status as well as health status of the adolescents. On the basis of the studies made a complex of measures has been designed to maintain and promote the health of students of the mining-trade secondary schools.
PubMed ID
9005108 View in PubMed
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