Beryllium sensitization and disease among long-term and short-term workers in a beryllium ceramics plant.


OBJECTIVE Workers at a beryllium ceramics plant were tested for beryllium sensitization and disease in 1998 to determine whether the plant-wide prevalence of sensitization and disease had declined since the last screening in 1992; an elevated prevalence was associated with specific processes or with high exposures; exposure-response relationships differed… (More)


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