The risk of Parkinson's disease with exposure to pesticides, farming, well water, and rural living

@article{Gorell1998TheRO,
  title={The risk of Parkinson's disease with exposure to pesticides, farming, well water, and rural living},
  author={J. Gorell and C. C. Johnson and B. Rybicki and E. Peterson and R. Richardson},
  journal={Neurology},
  year={1998},
  volume={50},
  pages={1346 - 1350}
}
  • J. Gorell, C. C. Johnson, +2 authors R. Richardson
  • Published 1998
  • Medicine
  • Neurology
  • We assessed exposure to pesticides, farming, well water use, and rural living as risk factors for Parkinson's disease (PD) in a population-based case-control study consisting of men and women ≥50 years of age who had primary medical care at Henry Ford Health System in metropolitan Detroit. Enrolled PD patients (n = 144) and control subjects (n = 464) were frequency-matched for age, race, and sex. When adjusted for these variables and smoking status, there was a significant association of… CONTINUE READING
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