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Evaluation of bioaerosol exposure and effects on the respiratory and skin health of workers exposed to metal cutting fluids

We are currently witnessing a re-emergence of cases of extrinsic allergic alveolitis in machinists who use cutting fluids (CF). Although European and American studies seem to address the presence of bacteria in these fluids, no study describes the situation prevailing in Canada.

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Category: Conference
On screen:
  • Caroline Duchaine - Professor - Université Laval
Produced by:
Research Project: 0099-3460
Publication no.: CF-031
Language: French
Online since: September 14, 2011
Recorded date: May 03, 2011
Format: Video
Duration: 18:37