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https://read.qxmd.com/read/24921021/epidemiological-investigation-of-an-outbreak-of-salmonellosis-in-gyeongju-korea
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Seok-Ju Yoo, Hyun-Sul Lim, Kwan Lee
OBJECTIVES: A salmonellosis outbreak occurred within a community of Gyeongju residents who ingested catered food from a wedding in June 2009. We aimed to epidemiologically investigate the probable vehicle of the infection. METHODS: We conducted a retrospective cohort study on 34 local residents who ingested the wedding food. RESULTS: Among the 34 residents, 31 (91.2%) reported symptoms of infection after eating the food. Among all of the wedding foods, pan-fried foods were highly associated with the diarrheal attack rate...
May 2014: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health
https://read.qxmd.com/read/24921020/assessment-of-occupational-symptoms-and-chemical-exposures-for-nail-salon-technicians-in-daegu-city-korea
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Sung-Ae Park, Sugyeong Gwak, Sangjun Choi
OBJECTIVES: This study aimed to evaluate occupational symptoms and chemical exposures of nail salon technicians. METHODS: Work-related symptoms of nail salon technicians in Daegu City were surveyed using a researcher-administered questionnaire, and responses were compared to those of non-exposed office workers as controls. Personal exposure level of airborne volatile organic compounds was also monitored using passive samplers. RESULTS: A total of 159 subjects in 120 salons were interviewed...
May 2014: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health
https://read.qxmd.com/read/24921019/variation-in-meal-skipping-rates-of-korean-adolescents-according-to-socio-economic-status-results-of-the-korea-youth-risk-behavior-web-based-survey
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Seri Hong, Hong Chul Bae, Hyun Soo Kim, Eun-Cheol Park
OBJECTIVES: To identify and evaluate the trend of meal-skipping rates among Korean adolescents with their contributing causes and the influence of household income level on meal skipping. METHODS: Using 2008, 2010, and 2012 data from the Korea Youth Risk Behavior Web-based Survey of 222 662 students, a cross-sectional study with subgroup analysis was performed. We calculated odds ratios for skipping each meal 5 or more times in a week by household socio-economic status using a multiple logistic regression model...
May 2014: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health
https://read.qxmd.com/read/24921018/the-effect-of-sleep-duration-on-the-risk-of-unintentional-injury-in-korean-adults
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Yeon-Yong Kim, Un-Na Kim, Jin-Seok Lee, Jong-Heon Park
OBJECTIVES: The decrease or increase in sleep duration has recently been recognized as a risk factor for several diseases, including hypertension and obesity. Many studies have explored the relationship of decreased sleep durations and injuries, but few have examined the relationship between increased sleep duration and injury. The objective of this research is to identify the risk for injury associated with both decreased and increased sleep durations. METHODS: Data from the 2010 Community Health Survey were used in this study...
May 2014: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health
https://read.qxmd.com/read/24921017/airborne-nicotine-concentrations-in-the-workplaces-of-tobacco-farmers
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Seok-Ju Yoo, Sung-Jun Park, Byoung-Seok Kim, Kwan Lee, Hyun-Sul Lim, Jik-Su Kim, In-Shik Kim
OBJECTIVES: Nicotine is a natural alkaloid and insecticide in tobacco leaves. Green tobacco sickness (GTS) is known as a disease of acute nicotine intoxication among tobacco farmers. Until now, GTS has been recognized globally as a disease that results from nicotine absorption through the skin. However, we assumed that GTS might also result from nicotine inhalation as well as absorption. We aimed to measure the airborne nicotine concentrations in various work environments of Korean tobacco farmers...
May 2014: Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health
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