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Prevention of Occupational Asthma: Study Details

TypeSecondary
AuthorMerget
Study Year2001
CountryGermany
Molecular WeightLMW
CategoryMetals
AgentPlatinum
OccupationPlatinum refinery workers (Includes cohort reported by Merget, 1994, 1999)
Outcome/DiagnosisOccupational asthma
Activity Intervention
Participation Rate
Intervention Effectiveness

Merget R;Caspari C;erkes-Globisch A;Kulzer R;Breitstadt R;Kniffka A;Degens P;Schultze-Werninghaus G;. Effectiveness of a medical surveillance program for the prevention of occupational asthma caused by platinum salts: a nested case-control study. J Allergy Clin Immunol . 2001 Apr ; 107 (4): 707-712.

 
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