Respiratory Disorders Secondary to Work in Hog Confinement Barns. Susanna Von Essen M.D., M.P.H. University of Nebraska Medical Center. Hog Confinement Facilities. Worker Health. There is a lot of evidence that workers have a variety of health risks
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Susanna Von Essen M.D., M.P.H.
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Moderate, reversible airway obstruction on spirometryHog Farmer with Asthma
Complaints of nasal, eye and throat irritation in hog confinement workers are very commonMucous Membrane Irritation Syndrome
WPF = 16 Disorders
WPF = 19Respirators
Swine influenza can infect humans Confinement
It is a variant of Influenza A
It is not known how often this occursInfluenza
Released by power washing equipment or heaters that are improperly ventedCarbon Monoxide Poisoning