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  1. United States Army combat engineer (ENG) training is an intense 14-week course designed to introduce new recruits to basic soldiering activities, Army values and lifestyle, and engineering skills and knowledge...

    Authors: Joseph J Knapik, Bria Graham, Jacketta Cobbs, Diane Thompson, Ryan Steelman and Bruce H Jones
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2013 8:5
  2. Occupational exposure to live meningococci can potentially cause invasive meningococcal disease in laboratory staff. While, until recently, immunization with quadrivalent polysaccharide vaccine represented one...

    Authors: Johannes Elias, Jamie Findlow, Ray Borrow, Angelika Tremmel, Matthias Frosch and Ulrich Vogel
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2013 8:4
  3. The students’ perception of working conditions in hospitalshasn’t been subject of research in Germany so far. However theperception plays an important role talking about the sustainability ofworking conditions...

    Authors: Jan Bauer and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2013 8:3
  4. We have investigated the relationship between atopic status and long-term occupational exposure to latex proteins or methyl diethyl diisocyanate (MDI) as high and low molecular weight asthma-inducing agents, r...

    Authors: Xaver Baur and Liubov Barbinova
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2013 8:2
  5. The effect of using a borderline zone for the interpretation of the interferon-γ release assay (IGRA) on the prediction of progression to active tuberculosis (TB) in healthcare workers (HCW) is analysed.

    Authors: Albert Nienhaus and José Torres Costa
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2013 8:1
  6. Tinnitus is considered the third worst symptom affecting humans. The aim of this article is to assess complaints by workers with tinnitus exposed to environmental and occupational noise.

    Authors: Márcia Soalheiro, Lucelaine Rocha, Diane Francis do Vale, Viviane Fontes, Daniel Valente and Liliane Reis Teixeira
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:26
  7. The EPILYMPH study applied a detailed occupational exposure assessment approach to a large multi-centre case–control study conducted in six European countries. This paper analysed multiple myeloma (MM) risk as...

    Authors: Carla Perrotta, Anthony Staines, Mary Codd, Silke Kleefeld, Dominique Crowley, Andrea T’ Mannetje, Nicholas Becker, Paul Brennan, Silvia De Sanjosé, Lenka Foretova, Marck Maynadié, Alexandra Nieters, Paolo Boffetta and Pierluggi Cocco
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:25
  8. Biological monitoring is used to assess toluene exposure in medical examinations. The American Conference of Industrial Hygienists, Japanese Society for Occupational Health and Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft ...

    Authors: Masanori Ogawa and Teppei Sasahara
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:24
  9. The aim of this study was to investigate whether self-reports of work ability correlated to the results of quantitative tests measuring physical capacity and a questionnaire assessing psychological mood in vib...

    Authors: Maria Edlund, Lars Gerhardsson and Mats Hagberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:22
  10. Particulate matter (PM) is assumed to exert a major burden on public health. Most studies that address levels of PM use stationary measure systems. By contrast, only few studies measure PM concentrations under...

    Authors: Stefanie Uibel, Cristian Scutaru, Daniel Mueller, Doris Klingelhoefer, Diana My Linh Hoang, Masaya Takemura, Axel Fischer, Michael F Spallek, Volker Unger, David Quarcoo and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:20
  11. Respiratory irritants represent a major cause of occupational obstructive airway diseases. We provide an overview of the evidence related to irritative agents causing occupational asthma or occupational COPD.

    Authors: Xaver Baur, Prudence Bakehe and Henning Vellguth
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:19
  12. The aim of this work was to introduce a new combined method of subjective and objective measures to assess psychosocial risk factors at work and improve workers’ health and well-being. In the literature most o...

    Authors: Chiara Panari, Dina Guglielmi, Aurora Ricci, Maria Carla Tabanelli and Francesco Saverio Violante
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:18
  13. Oxalic acid poisoning is being recognized as an emerging epidemic in the rural communities of Sri Lanka as it is a component of locally produced household laundry detergents. Herein we describe a case of a 32 ...

    Authors: Uditha Dassanayake and Christeine Ariaranee Gnanathasan
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:17
  14. Contradictory reports have been published regarding the association of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) and the use of computer keyboard. Previous studies did not take into account the cumulative exposure to keybo...

    Authors: Andreas Eleftheriou, George Rachiotis, Socratis E Varitimidis, Charilaos Koutis, Konstantinos N Malizos and Christos Hadjichristodouloul
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:16
  15. In Ethiopia, although there are numerous small-scale and medium industries which use lead-based raw materials that may pose health risks to workers, there are no workplace regulations for lead exposure. Moreov...

    Authors: Yalemsew Adela, Argaw Ambelu and Dejene A Tessema
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:15
  16. Potential health damage by environmental emission of tobacco smoke (environmental tobacco smoke, ETS) has been demonstrated convincingly in numerous studies. People, especially children, are still exposed to E...

    Authors: Daniel Mueller, Johannes Schulze, Hanns Ackermann, Doris Klingelhoefer, Stefanie Uibel and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:14
  17. Urban health is potentially affected by particle emissions. The potential toxicity of nanoparticles is heavily debated and there is an enormous global increase in research activity in this field. In this respe...

    Authors: Stefanie Uibel, Masaya Takemura, Daniel Mueller, David Quarcoo, Doris Klingelhoefer and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:13
  18. Whole body vibration (WBV) is a potentially harmful consequence resulting from the dissipation of energy by industrial machineries. The result of WBV exposure on the auditory system remains unknown. The object...

    Authors: Seyyed-Ali Moussavi-Najarkola, Ali Khavanin, Ramazan Mirzaei, Mojdeh Salehnia and Mehdi Akbari
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:12

    The Retraction Note to this article has been published in Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2017 12:17

  19. The Cryptococcus spp is currently composed of encapsulated yeasts of cosmopolitan distribution, including the etiological agents of cryptococcosis. The fungus are found mainly in substrates of animal and plant or...

    Authors: Diniz P Leite Jr, Janaina V R S Amadio, Evelin R Martins, Sara A A Simões, Ana Caroline A Yamamoto, Fábio A Leal-Santos, Doracilde T Takahara and Rosane C Hahn
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:11
  20. Bicycle traumata are very common and especially neurologic complications lead to disability and death in all stages of the life. This review assembles the most recent findings concerning research in the field ...

    Authors: Stefanie Uibel, Daniel Müller, Doris Klingelhoefer and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:9
  21. Previous studies suggested that endocrine disruptors (ED) are toxic on preimplantation embryos and inhibit development of embryos in vitro culture. However, information about the toxicity of endocrine disruptors ...

    Authors: Myeong-Seop Lee, Young-Sang Lee, Hae-Hyeog Lee and Ho-Yeon Song
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:7
  22. Interferon-gamma release assays (IGRAs) are increasingly used in the tuberculosis (TB) screening of health care workers (HCWs). However, comparatively high rates of conversions and reversion as well as growing...

    Authors: Felix C Ringshausen, Anja Schablon and Albert Nienhaus
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:6
  23. Physical functional limitations (PFL) have mainly been studied in older populations. The aim of this study was to better understand the course of PFL and associations with occupational factors by gender in a m...

    Authors: Matthieu de Stampa, Aurélien Latouche, Francis Derriennic, Christine Monfort, Annie Touranchet and Bernard Cassou
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:5
  24. Marine and freshwater scientists are potentially exposed to a wide variety of occupational hazards. Depending on the focus of their research, risks may include animal attacks, physiological stresses, exposure ...

    Authors: Glenn Courtenay, Derek R Smith and William Gladstone
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:4
  25. In Egypt, many pesticides are used to control pests in agricultural farms. Our study aimed to investigate knowledge and behaviors of farmers related to pesticide use and their relation to educational level and...

    Authors: Sherine Gaber and Soha Hassan Abdel-Latif
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:3
  26. Chlorine dioxide (CD) gas has a potent antimicrobial activity at extremely low concentration and may serve as a new tool for infection control occupationally as well as publicly. However, it remains unknown wh...

    Authors: Akinori Akamatsu, Cheolsung Lee, Hirofumi Morino, Takanori Miura, Norio Ogata and Takashi Shibata
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:2
  27. A major cause of the hearing loss following exposure to intense noise involves release of free radicals resulting from the elevated metabolism. The free radicals induce damage to several of the components of t...

    Authors: Marrigje A de Jong, Cahtia Adelman, Melissa Rubin and Haim Sohmer
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2012 7:1
  28. Exposure to continuous and impulse noise can induce a hearing loss. Leupeptin is an inhibitor of the calpains, a family of calcium-activated proteases which promote cell death. The objective of this study is t...

    Authors: Haim Gavriel, Abraham Shulman, Alfred Stracher and Haim Sohmer
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:38
  29. The study investigates whether established in-patient therapy for teachers with burnout results in long-acting success and whether gender gaps and differences between teachers of different school levels exist....

    Authors: Ralf Wegner, Peter Berger, Bernd Poschadel, Ulf Manuwald and Xaver Baur
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:37
  30. Working conditions of nursery school teachers have not been scrutinized thoroughly in scientific research. Only a few studies have so far examined work-load and strain in this profession. Preferably, subjectiv...

    Authors: Bianca Kusma, Stefanie Mache, David Quarcoo, Albert Nienhaus and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:36
  31. Environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) is a major contributor to indoor air pollution. Since decades it is well documented that ETS can be harmful to human health and causes premature death and disease. In comparis...

    Authors: Daniel Mueller, Stefanie Uibel, Markus Braun, Doris Klingelhoefer, Masaya Takemura and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:35
  32. Copper sulphate ingestion (accidental or deliberate) is a rare form of poisoning usually limited to the Indian subcontinent. Though the rates are on the decline, it is essential that physicians are aware of it...

    Authors: Champika SSK Gamakaranage, Chaturaka Rodrigo, Sajitha Weerasinghe, Ariaranee Gnanathasan, Visvalingam Puvanaraj and Harshani Fernando
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:34
  33. The population of industrialized countries such as the United States or of countries from the European Union spends approximately more than one hour each day in vehicles. In this respect, numerous studies have...

    Authors: Daniel Müller, Doris Klingelhöfer, Stefanie Uibel and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:33
  34. The work- or environmental-related type I sensitization to maize pollen is hardly investigated. We sought to determine the prevalence of sensitization to maize pollen among exposed workers and to identify the ...

    Authors: Marcus Oldenburg, Arnd Petersen and Xaver Baur
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:32
  35. The duration of use is usually significantly longer for marine vessels than for roadside vehicles. Therefore, these vessels are often powered by relatively old engines which may propagate air pollution. Also, ...

    Authors: Daniel Mueller, Stefanie Uibel, Masaya Takemura, Doris Klingelhoefer and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:31
  36. Professional working at computer notebooks is associated with high requirements on the body posture in the seated position. By the high continuous static muscle stress resulting from this position at notebooks...

    Authors: David Quarcoo, Cristian Scutaru, Ulrich Henkel, Michael F Spallek, Stefanie Uibel, Karin Vitzthum, Stefanie Mache, Bianca Kusma and David A Groneberg
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:30
  37. The attention of international agencies and scientific community on bullying and work-related stress is increasing. This study describes the gender differences found in victims of bullying and work-related str...

    Authors: Stefano Tonini, Andrea Lanfranco, Antonio Dellabianca, Diego Lumelli, Ines Giorgi, Fulvio Mazzacane, Camilla Fusi, Fabrizio Scafa and Stefano M Candura
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:29
  38. to assess environmental and biological monitoring of exposure to organic solvents in a glue-manufacturing company in Sfax, Tunisia.

    Authors: Imed Gargouri, Moncef Khadhraoui, Catherine Nisse, Ariane Leroyer, Mohamed L Masmoudi, Paul Frimat, Daniel Marzin, Boubaker Elleuch and Denis Zmirou-Navier
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:28
  39. Pilose antler polypeptides (PAP) have been reported to promote chondrocyte proliferation. However, the underlying mechanism remains unclear. The present study was to investigate the effects of PAP on the proli...

    Authors: Jian-Hua Lin, Ling-Xiao Deng, Zhao-Yang Wu, Lei Chen and Li Zhang
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:27
  40. A retrospective examination was conducted of injuries, physical fitness, and their association among Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) new agent trainees.

    Authors: Joseph J Knapik, Anita Spiess, David Swedler, Tyson Grier, Keith Hauret, James Yoder and Bruce H Jones
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:26
  41. Sudden cardiac death is the leading cause of on-duty death in United States firefighters. Accurately assessing cardiopulmonary capacity is critical to preventing, or reducing, cardiovascular events in this pop...

    Authors: Dana C Drew-Nord, Jonathan Myers, Stephen R Nord, Roberta K Oka, OiSaeng Hong and Erika S Froelicher
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:25
  42. In most countries, the numbers of work-related cancer identified are much lower than are the estimated total burden of cancer caused by exposure at work. Therefore, there is a great need to use all available p...

    Authors: Sverre Langård and Lukas Jyuhn-Hsiarn Lee
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:24
  43. Biological monitoring of healthy workers exposed to hazardous dusts lack validated screening tools. Induced sputum (IS) cellular profile was compared with bronchoalveolar lavage fluid (BALF) profile in asbesto...

    Authors: Evangelos C Alexopoulos, Demosthenes Bouros, Maria Dimadi, Aneta Serbescu, Giorgos Bakoyannis and Fivos P Kokkinis
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:23
  44. A continuing controversy exists about whether, asbestos exposure is associated with significant lung function impairments when major radiological abnormalities are lacking. We conducted a systematic review and...

    Authors: Dennis Wilken, Marcial Velasco Garrido, Ulf Manuwald and Xaver Baur
    Citation: Journal of Occupational Medicine and Toxicology 2011 6:21