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Spontaneous abortion in dry cleaning workers potentially exposed to perchloroethylene.

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OBJECTIVES: To investigate the association between spontaneous abortion and work within dry cleaning units in the United Kingdom where the solvent perchloroethylene is used. METHODS: A retrospective occupational study of reproductive outcome in 7305 women aged 16 and 45 years, who were currently or previously employed in dry cleaning or laundry units in the United Kingdom. Data on workplace exposures and reproductive outcome were obtained by postal survey. A sample of reported spontaneous abo...

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10.1136/oem.54.12.848

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
Occupational and environmental medicine
Volume:
54
Issue:
12
Pages:
848-853
Publication date:
1997-12-01
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EISSN:
1470-7926
ISSN:
1351-0711
Source identifiers:
36148
Language:
English
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pubs:36148
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uuid:cbf0364b-e13a-45bb-9f91-76b8b33769d6
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pubs:36148
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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