Pulmonary function and respiratory symptoms in a population of airport workers

Tunnicliffe, W.S.; Fletcher, T.J.; Miles, J.F.; Burge, P.S.; Ayres, J.G.; O'Hickey, S.P.
February 1999
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Feb1999, Vol. 56 Issue 2, p118
Academic Journal
Examines whether occupational exposure to aircraft fuel or jet stream exhaust might be associated with respiratory symptoms or abnormalities of lung function. Assessment of the prevalence of respiratory symptoms; Measurement of spirometry in a sample of employees of Birmingham International Airport, Great Britain; Association between high exposure and the presence of shortness of breath.


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