Prevention of Work-related Asthma: Study Search

Prevention LevelSecondary
AuthorBrugnami
Study Year1995
CountryItaly
Molecular Weight of AgentHMW
Agent CategoryPlants
Specific AgentLatex
Occupation Nurses
Outcome/DiagnosisOccupational asthma
Activity Intervention Transfer to low exposure area (range: 7 months-7 years)
Participation RateLimitation: no report of participation rate
Intervention EffectivenessThree of 6 subjects presented with chronic asthmatic symptoms at follow-up. Limitation: no comparison group.
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