Firefighters

Known as: fireman, Fire fighters, fighters fire 
Professional or volunteer members of a fire department who are trained to suppress fire and respond to related emergency.

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2011
2011
PURPOSE Cardiovascular disease (CVD) accounts for 44% of on-duty deaths among US firefighters with a markedly higher event risk… (More)
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2009
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2009
The introduction of intelligent textile systems to increase the wearer's level of protection has exposed the necessity of… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND The leading cause of mortality in on-duty firefighters is sudden cardiac death. While the reason for this remains… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Firefighters are known to be exposed to recognized or probable carcinogens. Previous studies have found elevated risks… (More)
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2006
2006
There is incomplete information about how physically demanding rescue work may be. The aim therefore of this paper was to examine… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE Obesity, despite being a significant determinant of fitness for duty, is reaching epidemic levels in the workplace… (More)
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2004
2004
Accurate correlations between a wide range of physical fitness measures and occupational demands are needed in order to identify… (More)
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2003
2003
BACKGROUND Coronary heart disease (CHD) is responsible for 45% of on-duty deaths among United States firefighters. We sought to… (More)
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1999
1999
Urban firefighters are at risk for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) due in part to their exposure to duty-related trauma… (More)
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1991
1991
A study of firefighter exposures was undertaken at the request of the U.S. Fire Administration. This work was part of a larger… (More)
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