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Prevention of Occupational Asthma: Study Details

TypeSecondary
AuthorMalo
Study Year1988
CountryCanada
Molecular WeightHMW
CategoryAnimals, Crustacea, seafoods, fish
AgentCrab
OccupationSnow crab-processing workers (Includes cohort reported by Cartier, 1984, Hudson, 1985)
Outcome/DiagnosisOccupational asthma
Activity Intervention
Participation Rate
Intervention Effectiveness

Malo JL;Cartier A;Ghezzo H;Lafrance M;McCants M;Lehrer SB;. Patterns of improvement in spirometry, bronchial hyperresponsiveness, and specific IgE antibody levels after cessation of exposure in occupational asthma caused by snow-crab processing. Am Rev Respir Dis . 1988 Oct ; 138 (4): 807-812.

 
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