Epidemiological study of farmer's lung in five districts of the French Doubs province.

@article{Depierre1988EpidemiologicalSO,
  title={Epidemiological study of farmer's lung in five districts of the French Doubs province.},
  author={Alain Depierre and J C Dalphin and Didier Pernet and Andr{\'e} Dubiez and C Faucompr{\'e} and J. Le. Breton},
  journal={Thorax},
  year={1988},
  volume={43 6},
  pages={429-35}
}
The prevalence of farmer's lung was studied in five districts of the French Doubs province (Rougemont, Clerval, Levier, Montbenoît, Mouthe) on the basis of a medical and occupational questionnaire and serological studies for precipitins. Of the 1763 active farmers (response rate 69%) who participated in the study, 270 were suspected of having farmer's lung and divided, on the basis of clinical and serological criteria, into probable and possible farmer's lung groups. This subgroup of 270… CONTINUE READING
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