Prevention of Work-related Asthma: Study Search

Prevention LevelSecondary
AuthorSumi Y
Study Year2007
CountryCanada
Molecular Weight of AgentBoth
Agent CategoryVarious
Specific AgentN/A
Occupation Not specified
Outcome/DiagnosisLong-term pathological outcomes
Activity Intervention Removal from exposure (Average: 14 years)
Participation Rate76.9% (10 of 13) asymptomatic participants with prior occupational asthma (OA).
Intervention EffectivenessResults for 10 subjects with occupational asthma removed from exposure compared with 8 normal control subjects.
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