This study focuses on mortality and cancer incidence among the male salaried employees at a copper smeltery in northern Sweden, where previously an increased lung cancer risk bad been demonstrated among blue-collar workers, with all likelihood due to arsenic exposure.
During the period 1928- 1979 there has been 1 255 male salaried empolyees and 6 334 male blue-collar workers.
Three cohorts were formed; those who had worked only as salaried employees, those who had worked only as blue-collar workers and those bad worked in both job categories.
Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur maligne, Fonderie, Exposition professionnelle, Homme, Incidence, Mortalité, Cuivre, Employé, Médecine travail, Epidémiologie, Suède, Europe, Nord, Mâle
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Malignant tumor, Foundry, Occupational exposure, Human, Incidence, Mortality, Copper, Employee, Occupational medicine, Epidemiology, Sweden, Europe, North, Male
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Cote : 93-0353054
Code Inist : 002B04B. Création : 199406.