Mortality in workers exposed to electromagnetic fields.

  title={Mortality in workers exposed to electromagnetic fields.},
  author={Samuel Milham},
  journal={Environmental Health Perspectives},
  pages={297 - 300}
In an occupational mortality analysis of 486,000 adult male death records filed in Washington State in the years 1950-1982, leukemia and the non-Hodgkin's lymphomas show increased proportionate mortality ratios (PMRs) in workers employed in occupations with intuitive exposures to electromagnetic fields. Nine occupations of 219 were considered to have electric or magnetic field exposures. These were: electrical and electronic technicians, radio and telegraph operators, radio and television… CONTINUE READING