Prevention of Work-related Asthma: Study Search

Prevention LevelSecondary
Study Year1985
Molecular Weight of AgentHMW
Agent CategoryAnimal-derived antigens
Specific AgentLaboratory animal allergen
Occupation Laboratory animal handlers
Outcome/DiagnosisOccupational asthma
Activity Intervention Use of respiratory equipment (7 weeks)
Participation RateLimitation: no report of participation rate
Intervention EffectivenessSix of 8 subjects presented without asthma symptoms according to PEF rate. Limitation: no comparison group.
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