Assessing Indoor Air Pollution within Different Areas of Female Beauty Centers and Exploring Their Relation to Various Respiratory Symptoms

@article{Almarshad2016AssessingIA,
  title={Assessing Indoor Air Pollution within Different Areas of Female Beauty Centers and Exploring Their Relation to Various Respiratory Symptoms},
  author={Saja Almarshad},
  journal={Polymer Journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={2},
  pages={357-364}
}
The staff working at beauty centers are exposed to various chemicalproducts used daily in their working environment. Both hair dressers and nail techniciansare exposed to chemicals that are known to have an influence on the respiratory system.In order to evaluate such influence, this cross-sectional observational study wasconducted on a randomly selected 14 beauty centers in Dammam City, Saudi Arabia. Atthe investigated salons, both of respiratory symptoms and the quality of air wereevaluated… Expand
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1Department of Environmental Health Science and Technology, Institute of Health, Jimma University, Jimma, Ethiopia; 2Department of Behavioral Sciences, College of Education and Behavioural Science,Expand
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