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Office workers' sick building syndrome and indoor carbon dioxide concentrations.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  22530709     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
This study attempted to determine whether any association exists between sick building syndrome (SBS) and indoor carbon dioxide (CO(2)) concentrations. We evaluated SBS among 111 office workers in August and November 2003. The environmental conditions in the office, including CO(2) concentrations, temperature, relative humidity, and fine particulate matter (PM(2.5)), were continuously monitored. The most prevalent symptoms of the five SBS groups were eye irritation and nonspecific and upper respiratory symptoms. The generalized estimating equation (GEE) models show that workers exposed to indoor CO(2) levels greater than 800 ppm were likely to report more eye irritation or upper respiratory symptoms.
Dai-Hua Tsai; Jia-Shiang Lin; Chang-Chuan Chan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of occupational and environmental hygiene     Volume:  9     ISSN:  1545-9632     ISO Abbreviation:  J Occup Environ Hyg     Publication Date:  2012 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-04-25     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101189458     Medline TA:  J Occup Environ Hyg     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  345-51     Citation Subset:  IM    
a Institute of Occupational Medicine and Industrial Hygiene, College of Public Health, National Taiwan University , Taipei , Taiwan.
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