Cognitive impairment in agricultural workers and nearby residents exposed to pesticides in the Coquimbo Region of Chile.

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Chronic exposure to organophosphate pesticides is a worldwide public health concern associated with several psychiatric disorders and dementia. Most existing studies on the effects of pesticides only evaluate agricultural workers. Therefore, this study sought to establish if individuals indirectly exposed to pesticides, such as residents in agricultural… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ntt.2017.05.003

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@article{Corral2017CognitiveII, title={Cognitive impairment in agricultural workers and nearby residents exposed to pesticides in the Coquimbo Region of Chile.}, author={Sebasti{\'a}n A Corral and Valeria de Angel and Natalia Salas and Liliana Z{\'u}{\~n}iga-Venegas and Pablo A. Gaspar and Floria C Pancetti}, journal={Neurotoxicology and teratology}, year={2017}, volume={62}, pages={13-19} }