Postal survey on airborne occupational exposure and respiratory disorders in Norway: causes and consequences of non-response.

@article{Bakke1990PostalSO,
  title={Postal survey on airborne occupational exposure and respiratory disorders in Norway: causes and consequences of non-response.},
  author={Per S. Bakke and Amund Gulsvik and Peer Lilleng and Olaf Overa and Rolf Hanoa and Geir Egil Eide},
  journal={Journal of epidemiology and community health},
  year={1990},
  volume={44 4},
  pages={316-20}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE The aim was to examine causes for non-response in a community survey, and how non-response influences prevalence estimates of some exposure and disease variables, and associations between the variables. DESIGN This was a cross sectional questionnaire study with two reminder letters. The questionnaire asked for information on smoking habits, occupational airborne exposure and respiratory disorders. SETTING A random sample of 4992 subjects from the general population aged 15… CONTINUE READING