Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine

Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine articles

66 total articles

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2007

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The second question of the occupational history: what is the riskiest part of your job?(EDITORIAL)
October 1, 2007 ... I suggest that the occupational health history taught to current and future primary care practitioners should focus on a second question: "What is the riskiest part of your job?" The lamentably infrequent inclusion of occupational health...

The World Trade Center clean up and recovery worker cohort study: respiratory health amongst cleanup workers approximately 20 months after initial exposure at the disaster site.(FAST TRACK ARTICLE)
October 1, 2007 ... Objective: Respiratory health among cleanup workers at the World Trade Center (WTC) disaster site was evaluated approximately 20 months after the initial exposure to assess the risk of lower respiratory symptoms. Methods: In 2003 a...

Clara cell protein as a biomarker for lung epithelial injury in asphalt workers.(Clinical report)
October 1, 2007 ... Abstract Objective: We investigated if asphalt workers showed signs of lung epithelial injury as shown by increased Clara cell protein 16 (CC16) in serum after 6 months of exposure. Methods: Asphalt pavers, asphalt plant operators, and...

Assessing the safety of anthrax immunization in US Army aircrew members via physical examination.
October 1, 2007 ... Abstract Objective: Anthrax in weaponized form is the bioterrorism agent of most concern. Questions raised about the safety of the anthrax vaccine can be addressed by comparing immunized and unimmunized people in population-based...

Cross-sectional study of lipids and liver enzymes related to a serum biomarker of exposure (ammonium perfluorooctanoate or APFO) as part of a general health survey in a cohort of occupationally exposed workers.
October 1, 2007 ... Objective: To examine the relationship between serum perfluorooctanoate (PFOA), a biomarker of ammonium perfluorooctanoate (APFO) exposure, and lipids and liver enzymes in a cross-sectional study among workers with potential occupational...