Mortality and cancer morbidity among cement workers.

  title={Mortality and cancer morbidity among cement workers.},
  author={Kristina Jakobsson and Verena Horstmann and Hans Welinder},
  journal={British journal of industrial medicine},
  volume={50 3},
OBJECTIVE To explore associations between exposure to cement dust and cause specific mortality and tumour morbidity, especially gastrointestinal tumours. DESIGN A retrospective cohort study. SUBJECTS AND SETTING 2400 men, employed for at least 12 months in two Swedish cement factories. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Cause specific morality from death certificates (1952-86). Cancer morbidity from tumour registry information (1958-86). Standardised mortality rates (SMRs; national reference rates… CONTINUE READING


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