Acute leukemia in electrical workers: a New Zealand case–control study

@article{Bethwaite2001AcuteLI,
  title={Acute leukemia in electrical workers: a New Zealand case–control study},
  author={Peter B Bethwaite and Angus George Cook and Josephine Kennedy and N. R. L. Pearce},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2001},
  volume={12},
  pages={683-689}
}
Objectives: To assess the risks for adult-onset acute leukemia associated with electrical employment in New Zealand. Methods: The occupational and environmental exposures histories of 110 incident leukemia cases and 199 general population controls were compared. The cases were recruited through referrals to treatment centers in New Zealand between 1989 and 1991. For subjects classified as having worked in one or more of the “electrical occupations,” the degree of exposures to extremely low… CONTINUE READING