Occupational exposure to extremely low-frequency magnetic fields and cardiovascular disease mortality in a prospective cohort study.
Published in: Occup Environ Med 2013; 70 (6): 402-407
Aim of study (acc. to author)
Endpoint/type of risk estimation
Type of risk estimation:
Reference group 1
low or high exposure
Reference group 3
cumulative exposure: 0 unit-years
cumulative exposure, 1st tertile: 0.5 - 9 unit-years
cumulative exposure, 2nd tertile: 9.5 -28 unit-years
cumulative exposure, 3rd tertile: 28.5 - 208 unit-years
residents of 204 municipalities throughout The Netherlands
1986, followed-up until 1996
The Netherlands Cohort Study on diet and cancer, Dutch Bureau of Genealogy, Central Bureau of Statistics
Statistical analysis method:
Cox proportional regressions analysis
Conclusion (acc. to author)
Study funded by
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