Oral health status of workers exposed to acid fumes in phosphate and battery industries in Jordan.

@article{Amin2001OralHS,
  title={Oral health status of workers exposed to acid fumes in phosphate and battery industries in Jordan.},
  author={Wala Majid Amin and S A Al-Omoush and Faiez N. Hattab},
  journal={International dental journal},
  year={2001},
  volume={51 3},
  pages={169-74}
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate the prevalence and nature of oral health problems among workers exposed to acid fumes in two industries in Jordan. SETTING Jordan's Phosphate Mining Company and a main private battery factory. DESIGN Comparison of general and oral health conditions between workers exposed to acid fumes and control group from the same workplace. SUBJECTS AND METHODS The sample consisted of 68 subjects from the phosphate industry (37 acid workers and 31 controls) drawn as a sample… CONTINUE READING

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