Prevention of Work-related Asthma: Study Search

Prevention LevelSecondary
AuthorMaghni K
Study Year2004
CountryCanada
Molecular Weight of AgentBoth
Agent CategoryVarious
Specific AgentN/A
Occupation Not specified
Outcome/DiagnosisOccupational Asthma
Activity Intervention Removal from exposure to agent that caused occupational asthma (OA) (Average: 8.7 years)
Participation Rate27.5% (133 of 484) stable and symptomatic subjects with occupational asthma participated.
Intervention Effectiveness103 subjects were divided into 3 groups according to their outcome in terms of responsiveness to methacholine. 30 subjects could not be included in this specific analysis:
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