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Document ID (ISN)71796
CIS number 98-1360
ISSN - Serial title 0271-3586 - American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Year 1997
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Seldén A.I., Westberg H.B., Axelson O.
Title Cancer morbidity in workers at aluminium foundries and secondary aluminium smelters
Bibliographic information Nov. 1997, Vol.32, No.5, p.467-477. 57 ref.
Abstract Topics: aluminium industry; bladder tumour; cancer; hexachloroethane; cohort study; foundries; length of exposure; liver cancer; lung cancer; morbidity; nasal cancer; rectal cancer; scrap metal processing; sex-linked differences; smelting plants; Sweden.
Descriptors (primary) aluminium industry; foundries; smelting plants; cancer
Descriptors (secondary) rectal cancer; Sweden; scrap metal processing; hexachloroethane; nasal cancer; length of exposure; bladder tumour; lung cancer; liver cancer; cohort study; sex-linked differences; morbidity
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSweden
Subject(s) Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Smelting and refining operations
Metal reclamation and scrap metal industries
Foundries, metalcasting and forging operations