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Air Quality Monitoring and Health Surveillance of Workers in the Photocopier Units

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01289184
Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2011 by Avinashilingam Deemed University.
Recruitment status was:  Recruiting
First Posted : February 3, 2011
Last Update Posted : February 3, 2011
Sponsor:
Collaborator:
Indian Council of Medical Research
Information provided by:
Avinashilingam Deemed University

Brief Summary:
To monitor air quality in selected photocopier units and to assess the health status of workers who are exposed to emissions from photocopiers.

Condition or disease
Occupational Exposure

Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 200 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Air Quality Monitoring and Health Surveillance of Workers in the Photocopier Units
Study Start Date : January 2011
Estimated Primary Completion Date : December 2011
Estimated Study Completion Date : December 2013

Group/Cohort
control
exposure 2-3 years
exposure 3-5 years
exposure 5-10 years
exposure >15 years




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Ages Eligible for Study:   20 Years to 50 Years   (Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Probability Sample
Study Population
At least two years of working experience in photocopier units
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • at least 2 years of exposure to photocopiers

Exclusion Criteria:

  • any clinical abnormality

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Contacts
Contact: G P JEYANTHI, Ph.D 0919865005330 jeyanthigp@yahoo.co.in

Locations
India
Avinashilingam Deemed University For Women Recruiting
Coimbatore, Tamilnadu, India, 641043
Contact: G P JEYANTHI, Ph.D         
Sponsors and Collaborators
Avinashilingam Deemed University
Indian Council of Medical Research

Responsible Party: Dr.G.P.JEYANTHI, PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF BIOCHEMISTRY, BIOTECHNOLOGY AND BIOINFORMATICS, AVINASHILINGAM DEEMED UNIVERSITY FOR WOMEN,COIMBATORE 641043
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT01289184     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: AIR QUALITY IN PHOTOCOPY UNITS
First Posted: February 3, 2011    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: February 3, 2011
Last Verified: January 2011

Keywords provided by Avinashilingam Deemed University:
Occupational Health Hazards
Air Pollution
Photocopiers
Other Specified Personal Exposures
History Presenting Hazards to Health