Severe asthma in the workplace

Saeed, S.
March 2007
Thorax;Mar2007, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p218
Academic Journal
The article discusses M.D. Eisner and colleagues' study of risk factors for work disability in severe adult asthma. The study found that sociodemographical and medical factors were significantly related to complete work disability. Complete work disability was associated with a greater risk for future hospitalization, while partial work disability was associated with increased risk for both emergency department visits and hospitalization.


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