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Prevention of Occupational Asthma: Study Details

TypePrimary
AuthorFujita
Study Year2007
CountryJapan
Molecular WeightLMW
CategoryOther Chemicals
AgentOrtho-phthalaldehyde
OccupationHealth care workers in an endoscopy unit.
Outcome/DiagnosisBronchial asthma and contact dermatitis.
Activity Intervention
Participation Rate
Intervention Effectiveness

Fujita H, Sawada Y, Ogawa M, and Endo Y.. Health hazards from exposure to ortho-phthalaldehyde, a disinfectant for endoscopes, and preventive measures for health care workers. Sangyo Eiseigaku Zasshi. 2007 Jan; 49 (1): 1-8.

 
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