Lung cancer mortality in nickel/chromium platers, 1946-95.

  title={Lung cancer mortality in nickel/chromium platers, 1946-95.},
  author={Tom Sorahan and D C Burges and Linda Hamilton and Janas M Harrington},
  journal={Occupational and environmental medicine},
  volume={55 4},
OBJECTIVES To investigate mortality from lung cancer in nickel/chromium platers. METHODS The mortality experience of a cohort of 1762 chrome workers (812 men, 950 women) from a large electroplating and light engineering plant in the Midlands, United Kingdom, was investigated for the period 1946-95. All subjects were first employed in chrome work at the plant during the period 1946-75, and had at least six months employment in jobs associated with exposure to chromic acid mist (hexavalent… CONTINUE READING
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