Blair, A., Thomas, K., Coble, J., Sandler, D. P., Hines, C. J., Lynch, C. F., Knott, C., Purdue, M. P., Zahm, S. H., Alavanja, M. C., Dosemeci, M., Kamel, F., Hoppin, J. A., Freeman, L. B., & Lubin, J. H.; "Impact of pesticide exposure misclassification on estimates of relative risks in the Agricultural Health Study;" Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2011, 68(7), 537-541; DOI: 10.1136/oem.2010.059469.
BACKGROUND: The Agricultural Health Study (AHS) is a prospective study of licensed pesticide applicators and their spouses in Iowa and North Carolina. We evaluate the impact of occupational pesticide exposure misclassification on relative risks using data from the cohort and the AHS Pesticide Exposure Study (AHS/PES).
METHODS: We assessed the impact of exposu... Read more