Environ Res 2021 Jul 21:111739. Epub 2021 Jul 21.
Institute of Environmental Medicine, Unit for Occupational Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Solnavägen 4, Plan 10, SE-113 65, Stockholm, Sweden; Centre for Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Region Stockholm, Solnavägen 4, Plan 10, SE-113 65, Stockholm, Sweden. Electronic address:
Objectives: Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a common respiratory disorder. Next to tobacco smoking, occupational exposure is the most important risk factor for COPD in high-income countries. To enable preventative measures, more knowledge is needed on which specific occupational exposures that are related to risk of developing COPD in men and women. Read More