Respiratory predictors of disability days: a five year prospective study of U.S. coal miners.

@article{Ames1985RespiratoryPO,
  title={Respiratory predictors of disability days: a five year prospective study of U.S. coal miners.},
  author={Richard G. Ames and Roger B. Trent},
  journal={American journal of industrial medicine},
  year={1985},
  volume={7 4},
  pages={337-42}
}
A 5-year prospective analysis tests the hypothesis that coal miners who have impaired respiratory health also experience greater numbers of disability days due to occupational injury. Occupational and respiratory health information collected for the period 1977 through 1981 by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) on 1,118 U.S… CONTINUE READING