TITLE

The role of occupation in the development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)

AUTHOR(S)
Meldrum, M.; Rawbone, R.; Curran, A. D.; Fishwick, D.
PUB. DATE
April 2005
SOURCE
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Apr2005, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p212
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Discusses the role of occupation in the development of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Number of diagnosed COPD cases in England and Wales in 2005; Calculation of the population attributable risk for COPD and asthma by the American Thoracic Society; Workers associated with the increased risk of chronic bronchitis.
ACCESSION #
16789559

 

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