Prevention of Work-related Asthma: Study Search

Prevention LevelSecondary
AuthorMillikan AM
Study Year2008
CountryUSA
Molecular Weight of AgentBoth
Agent CategoryVarious
Specific AgentN/A
Occupation Military
Outcome/DiagnosisOutpatient visits, hospitalization, and retention in Navy for people with mild asthma.
Activity Intervention Not eligible for certain types of duty (diving, submarine, or flight), education and asthma medication as needed.
Participation RateParticipation rate: 96% (131 of 136) of Cases and 87% (355 of 408) of controls without asthma.
Intervention EffectivenessResults during recruit training:
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