J Occup Environ Med 2021 Jul 22. Epub 2021 Jul 22.
Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health, Örebro University, Örebro, Sweden (Thorneus, Bryngelsson, Fornander); National Institute of Occupational Health, Oslo, Norway (Graff); Holmen Paper Braviken, Norrköping, Sweden (Nordenberg); Pain and Rehabilitation Center, Department of Health, Medicine and Caring Sciences, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden (Ghafouri); and Siemens Energy AB, Finspång, Sweden (Johansson).
Exposure to metalworking fluid has been shown to cause health problems among workers. The aim of this study was to compare health outcomes and levels of exposure among workers exposed to metalworking fluid before and after the implementation of preventive measures. The frequencies of self-reported symptoms, as well as the concentrations of measured substances were lower after the implementation of preventive measures. Read More