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  1. Mortality among seamen with special reference to work on tankers.

    Article - En anglais

    Background

    Several studies demonstrate a high mortality among seamen but this has not been related to different types of work on board.

    This study examined a possible relationship between work on tankers and mortality.

    Tankers differ from other ships by carrying different types of oil, oil products and other chemicals.

    Methods

    Mortality was studied in 1687 men who were captains and mates during the period 1970-1987, and were registered by a Norwegian census in 1970.

    The data were linked to the Norwegian Register of Death Certificates.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Mortalité, Exposition professionnelle, Marin, Navire citerne, Composé chimique, Epidémiologie, Homme, Norvège, Europe

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mortality, Occupational exposure, Sailor, Tanker, Chemical compound, Epidemiology, Human, Norway, Europe

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 94-0599867

    Code Inist : 002B03L06. Création : 09/06/1995.