A “Case-Control Analysis within a Cohort-Study” about Malignant Lymphomas among Rubber and Tire Industry Workers

Epidemiologic Studies of the Occupational Health Studies Group (OHSG) of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • U. Keil
  • D. Andjelkovich
  • E. Hunt
  • M. Symons
  • H. A. Tyroler
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Medical Informatics book series (LNMED, volume 5)


“Epidemiological studies provide an effective tool for evaluating possible causal relationships between occupational exposure and health in employed populations. Their major usefulness is not so much in the study of obvious events such as occupational injuries but in the examination of illness and death which may occur after many years of exposure and possibly even after exposure has ended.” (5)


Malignant Lymphoma Polycythemia VERA Mycosis Fungoides Solvent Exposure Rubber Industry 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • U. Keil
    • 1
  • D. Andjelkovich
    • 1
  • E. Hunt
    • 1
  • M. Symons
    • 1
  • H. A. Tyroler
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Epidemiology Occupational Health Studies Group School of Public HealthUniversity of North CarolinaChapel HillUSA

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