Latex-induced occupational asthma: time trend in incidence and relationship with hospital glove policies
Vandenplas, O × Larbanois, A Vanassche, F Francois, S Jamart, J Vandeweerdt, Marc Thimpont, J #
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Allergy vol:64 issue:3 pages:415-420
Natural rubber latex (NRL) has become as a major cause of occupational asthma (OA) in workers using NRL gloves. Few population-based studies have assessed the impact of changes in the patterns of glove usage on the incidence of NRL-induced OA.