Endotoxin, dust and exhaled nitrogen oxide among hand pickers of coffee; a cross-sectional study.

@article{Moen2016EndotoxinDA,
  title={Endotoxin, dust and exhaled nitrogen oxide among hand pickers of coffee; a cross-sectional study.},
  author={Bente Elisabeth Moen and Akwilina Victor Kayumba and Gloria Sakwari and Simon Henry David Mamuya and Magne Br{\aa}tveit},
  journal={Journal of occupational medicine and toxicology},
  year={2016},
  volume={11},
  pages={17}
}
BACKGROUND Primary coffee processing takes place in countries where coffee is grown, and may include hand picking of coffee to remove low quality beans. Hand picking is mostly performed by women. No previous studies on dust and respiratory health have been performed in this occupational group, although studies indicate respiratory problems among other… CONTINUE READING