Respiratory findings in workers employed in the brick-manufacturing industry.

@article{ukin1998RespiratoryFI,
  title={Respiratory findings in workers employed in the brick-manufacturing industry.},
  author={Eugenija Žu{\vs}kin and Jadranka Mustajbegovi{\'c} and Enzo Schachter and Josipa Kern and J Doko-Jelini{\'c} and Jasminka Godni{\'c}-Cvar},
  journal={Journal of occupational and environmental medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={40 9},
  pages={814-20}
}
We studied 233 male workers employed in two brick-manufacturing plants and 149 matched control workers. The mean age of the brick workers was 35 years, with a mean duration of employment in this industry of 16 years. The prevalence of chronic respiratory symptoms as well as acute symptoms during the work shift were recorded. Lung function was measured on… CONTINUE READING