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Document ID (ISN)35265
CIS number 81-496
ISSN - Serial title 0096-1736 - Journal of Occupational Medicine
Year 1980
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Chiazze L., Ference L.D., Wolf P.H.
Title Mortality among automobile assembly workers - I. Spray painters.
Bibliographic information Aug. 1980, Vol.22, No.8, p.520-526. 16 ref.
Abstract Records of 4,215 decedents at 10 assembly plants were analysed. Among workers with spray-painting experience there was no statistically significant excess in mortality for lung cancer. A case-control study also showed no excess risk.
Descriptors (primary) mortality; motor vehicle industry; paint spraying; lung cancer
Descriptors (secondary) comparative study; statistical evaluation
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Surface treatment
Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Motor vehicle manufacturing industry