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Document ID (ISN)35077
CIS number 81-464
ISSN - Serial title 0096-1736 - Journal of Occupational Medicine
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Levine R.J., Symons M.J., Balogh S.A., Arndt D.M., Kaswandik N.T., Gentile J.W.
Title A method for monitoring the fertility of workers - 1. Method and pilot studies.
Bibliographic information Dec. 1980, Vol.22, No.12, p.781-791. Illus. 16 ref.
Abstract The essential feature of the method is its ability to distinguish the potential effects of occupational exposure from other factors affecting fertility. Information is collected primarily by questionnaire. Pilot studies at 2 small chemical plants are reported, and attempts to assess occupational effects on fertility from interviews or health records are reviewed.
Descriptors (primary) antifertility effects; harmful substances; chemical industry
Descriptors (secondary) mathematical analysis; questionnaire survey
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Antifertility and prenatal effects
Chemical industry
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures