Occupational epidemiology involves the application of epidemiologic methods to populations of workers. Studies may involve looking at workers exposed to a variety of chemical, biological or physical agents to determine if the exposures result in the risk of adverse health outcomes. Alternatively, epidemiologic studies may involve the evaluation of workers with a common adverse health outcome to determine if an agent or set of agents may explain their disease.

A cohort mortality study among titanium dioxide manufacturing workers in the United States

A cohort mortality study among titanium dioxide manufacturing workers in the United States

Although titanium dioxide (TiO2) is generally regarded as a nontoxic mild pulmonary irritant, some laboratory studies have reported lung adenomas in rats exposed to high levels of…

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