The Mersin Greenhouse Workers Study. Surveillance of Work-related Skin, Respiratory, and Musculoskeletal Diseases


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Nuraydin A., Bilek O., Kenziman A. K. , Korkusuz M. A. , Atagun A. I. , Cakar N. O. , ...More

ANNALS OF GLOBAL HEALTH, vol.84, no.3, pp.504-511, 2018 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 84 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.29024/aogh.2315
  • Journal Name: ANNALS OF GLOBAL HEALTH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.504-511
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: Skin, respiratory, and musculoskeletal diseases in greenhouse workers are frequently observed due to exposure to plant products and pesticides in enclosed conditions and ergonomic risks. Current studies on occupational health risks of greenhouse workers in Turkey are insufficient.