Cancer mortality in workers exposed to phenoxy herbicides, chlorophenols, and dioxins. An expanded and updated international cohort study.

@article{Kogevinas1997CancerMI,
  title={Cancer mortality in workers exposed to phenoxy herbicides, chlorophenols, and dioxins. An expanded and updated international cohort study.},
  author={Manolis Kogevinas and Heiko Becher and Trevor Benn and P A Bertazzi and Paolo Boffetta and HB Bueno-de-Mesquita and David Coggon and Didier Colin and Dieter Flesch-Janys and Marilyn A. Fingerhut and Lawrence Green and Timo M. Kauppinen and Margareta Littorin and Elsebeth Lynge and John D. Mathews and Manfred Neuberger and N. R. L. Pearce and Rodolfo Saracci},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={1997},
  volume={145 12},
  pages={1061-75}
}
The authors examined cancer mortality in a historical cohort study of 21,863 male and female workers in 36 cohorts exposed to phenoxy herbicides, chlorophenols, and dioxins in 12 countries. Subjects in this updated and expanded multinational study coordinated by the International Agency for Research on Cancer were followed from 1939 to 1992. Exposure was reconstructed using job records, company exposure questionnaires, and serum and adipose tissue dioxin levels. Among workers exposed to phenoxy… CONTINUE READING
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