Pesticide exposure and depression among agricultural workers in France.

Abstract

Pesticides are ubiquitous neurotoxicants, and several lines of evidence suggest that exposure may be associated with depression. Epidemiologic evidence has focused largely on organophosphate exposures, while research on other pesticides is limited. We collected detailed pesticide use history from farmers recruited in 1998-2000 in France. Among 567 farmers… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwt089

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