Early incidence of occupational asthma is not accelerated by atopy in the bakery/pastry and hairdressing sectors.

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SETTING Occupational asthma (OA) is most likely to develop in the very early years of exposure. OBJECTIVE To describe the early incidence of OA among bakers/pastry-makers (BP) and hairdressers and to explore the role of atopy. DESIGN Following a retrospective follow-up design, subjects were invited to undergo telephone interviews. Those who declared… (More)
DOI: 10.5588/ijtld.12.0864

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@article{Rmen2013EarlyIO, title={Early incidence of occupational asthma is not accelerated by atopy in the bakery/pastry and hairdressing sectors.}, author={Thomas R{\'e}men and D S Acouetey and Christophe Paris and Bernard Hannhart and Mathias Poussel and Bruno J Chenuel and Annick Barbaud and Denis Zmirou-Navier}, journal={The international journal of tuberculosis and lung disease : the official journal of the International Union against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease}, year={2013}, volume={17 7}, pages={973-81} }