Paraquat and Parkinson’s disease: a systematic review protocol according to the OHAT approach for hazard identification


BACKGROUND Parkinson's disease (PD) is a progressive neurodegenerative condition that has genetic susceptibility, aging, and exposure to certain chemicals as risk factors. In recent decades, epidemiological and experimental studies have investigated the role of pesticides in the development of PD, in particular that of the herbicide paraquat. Here, we… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/s13643-017-0491-x