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Development of an occupational airborne chemical exposure matrix.

Abstract:

Background

Population-based studies of the occupational contribution to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease generally rely on self-reported exposures to vapours, gases, dusts and fumes (VGDF), which are susceptible to misclassification.

Aims

To develop an airborne chemical job exposure matrix (ACE JEM) for use with the UK Standard Occupational Classification (SOC 2000) system.

Methods

We developed the ACE JEM in stages: (i) agreement of definition...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1093/occmed/kqw027

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
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Volume:
66
Issue:
5
Pages:
358-364
Publication date:
2016-04-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1471-8405
ISSN:
0962-7480
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
pubs:616751
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uuid:caf0a310-e017-476c-bd48-e9a02bdecfcf
Local pid:
pubs:616751
Source identifiers:
616751
Deposit date:
2016-07-04

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