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Industries and asthmagens associated with work-related asthma.
New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (NJDHSS), Public Health Services Branch, Consumer, Environmental and Occupational Health Service, Environmental & Occupational Health Surveillance Program
Trenton, NJ: New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (NJDHSS), 2006 Mar; :1-4
Listed are industries where work-related asthma has been identified, and the asthmagens (asthma causing agents) associated with each . The list includes agents that are sensitizers known to cause allergic asthma, as well as irritants known to be responsible for inducing reactive airways dysfunction syndrome (RADS).
Respiratory-system-disorders; Respiration; Pulmonary-system; Pulmonary-system-disorders; Pulmonary-function; Diseases; Bronchial-asthma; Humans; Men; Women; Public-health; Surveillance-programs; Risk-factors; Cleaning-compounds; Chemical-composition; Dust-exposure; Dusts; Dust-particles
Industries and asthmagens associated with work-related asthma
New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services
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