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Occupational and Environmental risk factors for Motor Neurone Disease

Key words: Motor neurone disease, occupational exposure, environmental exposure, epidemiology

Occupational exposures and possible health effects from residual chemicals in workers handling imported and/ or fumigated containers or goods

Key words: Occupational health, shipping containers, epidemiology, neurotoxicity, respiratory effects, dermatitis, exposure assessment

New Zealand Birth Defects Registry (NZBDR)

Key words: Epidemiology, surveillance, birth defects

Cancer in meat workers: identifying the causal exposures

Key words: Meat workers, occupational cancer, bioaerosols, environmental monitoring, serological testing, sputum induction, mutagenicity, epidemiology

Neurotoxic effects of occupational solvent exposure

Key words: Occupational health, neurotoxicity, epidemiology, solvents

Serum levels of persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in the New Zealand population

Key words: Persistent organic pollutants, serum, dioxins, PCBs, brominated flame retardants, organochlorine pesticides, New Zealand population

Examining the role of the airway neutrophil in the pathogenesis of asthma

Key words: Asthma, neutrophil, sputum, flow cytometry

Māori with cancer - the role of primary care

Key words: Māori health, cancer, primary care, access to care

Environmental Health Indicators Programme

Key words: Environmental health

Exposures to hazardous airborne substances in the wood conversion sector

Key words: Occupational health, respiratory disease, cancer, wood industry, epidemiology