Prevention of Work-related Asthma: Study Search

Prevention LevelSecondary
AuthorLemiere
Study Year1996
CountryCanada
Molecular Weight of AgentBoth
Agent CategoryVarious
Specific AgentN/A
Occupation Varioius occupations
Outcome/DiagnosisOccupational asthma
Activity Intervention Removal from exposure (> 2 years)
Participation RateLimitation: no report of participation rate
Intervention EffectivenessStatistically significant improvement in nonspecific bronchial reactivity was observed in 7 of 15 subjects. A decrease in specific bronchial responsiveness was observed in 9 of 15 subjects. Limitation: no comparison group.
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