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Outcomes in Excess Respiratory Symptoms in Full-time Male and Female Workers in Large-Scale Swine Operations

In male and female groups, swine workers were somewhat younger than nonfarming control subjects (Table 1). Age ranges for swine workers and control subjects were identical in men (17 to 65 years) and were very similar in women (swine workers, 18 to 57 years; control subjects, 18 to 64 years). Mean weights were similar in […]

My Canadian Pharmacy: Excess Respiratory Symptoms in Full-time Male and Female Workers in Large-Scale Swine Operations

Recent years have seen the successive evolution of swine production in Canada through mainly three stages, from small, largely outdoor production with minimal respiratory exposures to the farmer, to larger, intensive indoor operations on individual farms managed by the farmer owner/operator experiencing intermittent exposures, to the current, large commercial facilities operated by workers employed full […]

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