Occupation and Risk of Bladder Cancer in Nordic Countries

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Occupation and Risk of Bladder Cancer in Nordic Countries. / Hadkhale, Kishor; Martinsen, Jan Ivar; Weiderpass, Elisabete; Kjaerheim, Kristina; Lynge, Elsebeth; Sparen, Pär; Tryggvadottir, Laufey; Pukkala, Eero.

In: Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Vol. 58, No. 8, 08.2016, p. e301-e307.

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Hadkhale, K, Martinsen, JI, Weiderpass, E, Kjaerheim, K, Lynge, E, Sparen, P, Tryggvadottir, L & Pukkala, E 2016, 'Occupation and Risk of Bladder Cancer in Nordic Countries', Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, vol. 58, no. 8, pp. e301-e307. https://doi.org/10.1097/JOM.0000000000000803

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Hadkhale, K., Martinsen, J. I., Weiderpass, E., Kjaerheim, K., Lynge, E., Sparen, P., ... Pukkala, E. (2016). Occupation and Risk of Bladder Cancer in Nordic Countries. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 58(8), e301-e307. https://doi.org/10.1097/JOM.0000000000000803

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Hadkhale K, Martinsen JI, Weiderpass E, Kjaerheim K, Lynge E, Sparen P et al. Occupation and Risk of Bladder Cancer in Nordic Countries. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2016 Aug;58(8):e301-e307. https://doi.org/10.1097/JOM.0000000000000803

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Hadkhale, Kishor ; Martinsen, Jan Ivar ; Weiderpass, Elisabete ; Kjaerheim, Kristina ; Lynge, Elsebeth ; Sparen, Pär ; Tryggvadottir, Laufey ; Pukkala, Eero. / Occupation and Risk of Bladder Cancer in Nordic Countries. In: Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2016 ; Vol. 58, No. 8. pp. e301-e307.

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title = "Occupation and Risk of Bladder Cancer in Nordic Countries",
abstract = "OBJECTIVE: The purpose of the study was to describe the variation of bladder cancer incidence according to occupational categories in the Nordic countries.METHODS: The study cohort comprised 15 million individuals older than 30 years who participated in one or more population censuses in 1960, 1970, 1980/1981, and/or 1990. Standardized incidence ratios (SIRs) were estimated for 53 occupational categories.RESULTS: Significantly increased SIRs were observed among tobacco workers (1.57; 95{\%} confidence interval [CI] 1.24 to 1.96), chimney sweeps (1.48; 95{\%} CI 1.21 to 1.80), waiters (1.43; 95{\%} CI 1.33 to 1.53), hairdressers (1.28; 95{\%} CI 1.18 to 1.40), seamen (1.22; 95{\%} CI 1.16 to 1.30), printers (1.21; 95{\%} CI 1.14 to 1.30), and plumbers (1.20; 95{\%} CI 1.13 to 1.30). A significantly decreased risk of bladder cancer was observed among gardeners (0.78, 0.75 to 0.80), forestry workers (0.74; 95{\%} CI 0.70 to 0.78), and farmers (0.70; 95{\%} CI 0.68 to 0.71).CONCLUSIONS: The SIR of bladder cancer was overall similar across the Nordic countries. The study suggests that occupation is evidently associated with bladder cancer risk.",
author = "Kishor Hadkhale and Martinsen, {Jan Ivar} and Elisabete Weiderpass and Kristina Kjaerheim and Elsebeth Lynge and P{\"a}r Sparen and Laufey Tryggvadottir and Eero Pukkala",
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AU - Hadkhale, Kishor

AU - Martinsen, Jan Ivar

AU - Weiderpass, Elisabete

AU - Kjaerheim, Kristina

AU - Lynge, Elsebeth

AU - Sparen, Pär

AU - Tryggvadottir, Laufey

AU - Pukkala, Eero

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N2 - OBJECTIVE: The purpose of the study was to describe the variation of bladder cancer incidence according to occupational categories in the Nordic countries.METHODS: The study cohort comprised 15 million individuals older than 30 years who participated in one or more population censuses in 1960, 1970, 1980/1981, and/or 1990. Standardized incidence ratios (SIRs) were estimated for 53 occupational categories.RESULTS: Significantly increased SIRs were observed among tobacco workers (1.57; 95% confidence interval [CI] 1.24 to 1.96), chimney sweeps (1.48; 95% CI 1.21 to 1.80), waiters (1.43; 95% CI 1.33 to 1.53), hairdressers (1.28; 95% CI 1.18 to 1.40), seamen (1.22; 95% CI 1.16 to 1.30), printers (1.21; 95% CI 1.14 to 1.30), and plumbers (1.20; 95% CI 1.13 to 1.30). A significantly decreased risk of bladder cancer was observed among gardeners (0.78, 0.75 to 0.80), forestry workers (0.74; 95% CI 0.70 to 0.78), and farmers (0.70; 95% CI 0.68 to 0.71).CONCLUSIONS: The SIR of bladder cancer was overall similar across the Nordic countries. The study suggests that occupation is evidently associated with bladder cancer risk.

AB - OBJECTIVE: The purpose of the study was to describe the variation of bladder cancer incidence according to occupational categories in the Nordic countries.METHODS: The study cohort comprised 15 million individuals older than 30 years who participated in one or more population censuses in 1960, 1970, 1980/1981, and/or 1990. Standardized incidence ratios (SIRs) were estimated for 53 occupational categories.RESULTS: Significantly increased SIRs were observed among tobacco workers (1.57; 95% confidence interval [CI] 1.24 to 1.96), chimney sweeps (1.48; 95% CI 1.21 to 1.80), waiters (1.43; 95% CI 1.33 to 1.53), hairdressers (1.28; 95% CI 1.18 to 1.40), seamen (1.22; 95% CI 1.16 to 1.30), printers (1.21; 95% CI 1.14 to 1.30), and plumbers (1.20; 95% CI 1.13 to 1.30). A significantly decreased risk of bladder cancer was observed among gardeners (0.78, 0.75 to 0.80), forestry workers (0.74; 95% CI 0.70 to 0.78), and farmers (0.70; 95% CI 0.68 to 0.71).CONCLUSIONS: The SIR of bladder cancer was overall similar across the Nordic countries. The study suggests that occupation is evidently associated with bladder cancer risk.

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