High prevalence of respiratory symptoms among workers in the development section of a manually operated coal mine in a developing country: A cross sectional study

@article{Mamuya2007HighPO,
  title={High prevalence of respiratory symptoms among workers in the development section of a manually operated coal mine in a developing country: A cross sectional study},
  author={Simon H. D. Mamuya and Magne Br{\aa}tveit and Yohana Mashalla and Bente Elisabeth Moen},
  journal={BMC Public Health},
  year={2007},
  volume={7},
  pages={17 - 17}
}
BACKGROUND Few studies of miners have been carried out in African countries; most are from South Africa, where the working conditions are assumed to be better than in the rest of Africa. Several studies have focused on respiratory disorders among miners, but development workers responsible for creating underground road ways have not been studied explicitly… CONTINUE READING