TITLE

Severe asthma in the workplace

AUTHOR(S)
Saeed, S.
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Thorax;Mar2007, Vol. 62 Issue 3, p218
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
24626225

 

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