Chemical process based reconstruction of exposures for an epidemiological study. I. Theoretical and methodological issues.

@article{Esmen2007ChemicalPB,
  title={Chemical process based reconstruction of exposures for an epidemiological study. I. Theoretical and methodological issues.},
  author={Nurtan A. Esmen and Thomas A Hall and Margaret L. Phillips and Gary M Marsh},
  journal={Chemico-biological interactions},
  year={2007},
  volume={166 1-3},
  pages={254-63}
}
In the occupational hygiene component of occupational epidemiological studies the goal is to assign group average exposure levels that can be used to compute individual cumulative exposures. This task requires the availability of sufficient amounts of proper individual exposure level data. Typically, the required data are either sparse, completely lacking or happenstance data collected for purposes not suitable for the aims of the study. In the epidemiological study of mortality patterns among… CONTINUE READING