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ID (ISN) del documento37918
Número CIS 82-1103
ISSN - Título de la serie 0140-6736 - Lancet
Año 1982
Número de serie
Autor(es) Griffith G.W., Doerken H., Rehpenning W., Pegum J.S., Milham S.
Título Lung cancer in butchers
Información bibliográfica 13 Feb. 1982, Vol.1, No.8268, p.399, 2 ref.; 6 Mar. 1982, No.8271, p.561, 2 ref.; 20 Mar. 1982, No.8273, p.690. 1 ref.
Resumen Attention is drawn, in these 4 letters, to excess mortality from lung cancer found for butchers and meat processing workers in the U.K. as early as 1951, an excess of cancers of the respiratory tract in butchers compared with bakers in West Germany, an excess occurrence of viral warts in U.K. butchers, and a finding of no excess mortality due to lung cancer in a sample of butchers and meatcutters in the U.S.A.
Descriptores (primarios) morbilidad; industria de la carne; cáncer de pulmón
Descriptores (secundarios) mortalidad; verrugas; enfermedades víricas
Tipo de documento D - Artículos periódicos
Tema(s) Patología profesional
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Industria alimentaria
Bacterial and parasitic diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)