Odds ratios (OR), were calculated for various occupational groups, and particularly, for occupations with potential exposure to chlorinated phenoxy herbicides and chlorophenols.
In the analyses based on population referents, increased risks for soft tissue sarcoma were seen for especially gardeners, but also railroad workers; construction workers with exposure to impregnating agents, asbestos or pressure impregnating agents; and unspecified chemical workers with potential exposure to phenoxy herbicides and/or chlorophenols.
Mots-clés Pascal : Europe, Herbicide, Toxicité, Exposition professionnelle, Homme, Tumeur, Partie molle, Epidémiologie, Carcinogène, Pesticide, Suède, Peau pathologie, Acide alcanoïque(phénoxy), Phénol(chloro)
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Europe, Herbicide, Toxicity, Occupational exposure, Human, Tumor, Soft tissue, Epidemiology, Carcinogen, Pesticides, Sweden, Skin disease
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