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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
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
Occupational and environmental medicine
Volume:
54
Issue:
12
Pages:
848-853
Publication date:
1997-12-05
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EISSN:
1470-7926
ISSN:
1351-0711
URN:
uuid:cbf0364b-e13a-45bb-9f91-76b8b33769d6
Source identifiers:
36148
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pubs:36148

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