Prevention of Work-related Asthma: Study Search

Prevention LevelSecondary
Study Year2003
Molecular Weight of AgentLMW
Agent CategoryOther Chemicals
Specific AgentPersulfate salts
Occupation Cosmetic product factory workers, hairdressers
Outcome/DiagnosisOccupational asthma
Activity Intervention Removal from exposure (mean: 18 months)
Participation Rate8 of 8 eligible subjects (Participation rate: 100%)
Intervention EffectivenessSeven of 8 subjects continued to have symptoms at follow-up, requiring treatment to control for asthma.
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