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

Meldrum, M.; Rawbone, R.; Curran, A. D.; Fishwick, D.
April 2005
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Apr2005, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p212
Academic Journal
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.


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