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Information about lifestyle factors in register-based occupational health studies is often not available. The objective of this study was therefore to develop gender, age and calendar-time specific job-exposure matrices (JEMs) addressing five selected lifestyle characteristics across job groups as a tool for lifestyle adjustment in register-based studies.
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Name: Occupational and environmental medicine
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A Phase IV Open-label Evaluation of Safety, Tolerability, and Acceptability of a Fixed-dose Formulation of Bictegravir, Emtricitabine/Tenofovir Alafenamide (B/F/TAF) for Non-occupational Prophylaxis Following Potential Exposure to HIV-1
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To address population aging, health professionals, including occupational therapists, need to engage in effective interventions. The preventive occupational therapy intervention called Lif...
Asthma attacks caused, triggered, or exacerbated by OCCUPATIONAL EXPOSURE.
Tabular numerical representations of sequence motifs displaying their variability as likelihood values for each possible residue at each position in a sequence. Position-specific scoring matrices (PSSMs) are calculated from position frequency matrices.
The exposure to potentially harmful chemical, physical, or biological agents that occurs as a result of one's occupation.
ACNE-like skin eruptions caused by exposure to CHLORINE-containing compounds. Exposure can be by inhalation, ingestion, or through the skin. Chloracne is often seen in people who have occupational contact with chlorinated pesticides, wood preservatives, and sealants.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.