Prevention of Work-related Asthma: Study Search

Prevention LevelSecondary
AuthorObase
Study Year2000
CountryJapan
Molecular Weight of AgentHMW
Agent CategoryPlants
Specific AgentWheat, buckwheat
Occupation Food factory worker, baker
Outcome/DiagnosisOccupational asthma
Activity Intervention Dust respirator use (2 and 3 years)
Participation RateLimitation: no report of participation rate
Intervention EffectivenessDaily diaries of morning and evening PEFR values did not indicate attack or exacerbation of asthma (n=2). Limitation: no comparison group.
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