A case cohort study of suicide in relation to exposure to electric and magnetic fields among electrical utility workers.

@article{Baris1996ACC,
  title={A case cohort study of suicide in relation to exposure to electric and magnetic fields among electrical utility workers.},
  author={Daniela Baris and Ben Armstrong and John C. Deadman and Gilles Th{\'e}riault},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={1996},
  volume={53 1},
  pages={
          17-24
        }
}
OBJECTIVES This case cohort study examines whether there is an association between exposure to electric and magnetic fields and suicide in a population of 21,744 male electrical utility workers from the Canadian Province of Québec. METHODS 49 deaths from suicide were identified between 1970 and 1988 and a subcohort was selected comprising a 1% random sample from this cohort as a basis for risk estimation. Cumulative and current exposures to electric fields, magnetic fields, and pulsed… CONTINUE READING

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