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Appendix to Characterization of Byssinosis and Other Pulmonary Abnormalities in the Cotton Waste Utilization Industry and Respiratory Disorders and Dust Exposure in Sectors of the Cotton Industry of the United States. Part 1:.
NIOSH 1981 Nov:260 pages
A document was provided which contained several appendices for other reports. Appendix-A contained samples of the spirometry protocol, spirometry testing, and a trouble shooting guide. Appendix-B dealt with pulmonary function testing equipment and included a cotton study spirometry sheet. Appendix-C contained questionnaires. Appendix-D contained instructions on the questionnaires including a procedures manual for the questionnaire dealing with the characterization of byssinosis in segments of the cotton industry. Appendix-E contained the questionnaire to definition protocol for the classification of disease entities. Appendix-F contained medical notification forms. Appendix-G contained industrial hygiene protocol sheets. Appendix-H contained descriptions of comparison facilities. Appendix-I contained gin description form for statistical sampling. Appendix-J contained code numbers and geographic regions for all of the facilities in the NIOSH secondary cotton study. Abridged sections of "A Guide to Industrial Respiratory Protection" were also included.
Respiratory-system-disorders; Cotton-dust; Cotton-mill-workers; Cotton-industry; Pulmonary-function-tests; Sampling-methods; Statistical-analysis;
Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease; Disease and Injury; Respiratory-system-disorders;
Division of Respiratory Disease Studies, Appalachian Laboratory for Occupational Safety and Health, NIOSH, Public Health Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Morgantown, West Virginia, 260 pages
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