Occupational Asthma Reference

Hayes JP, Lambourn L, Hopkirk JAC, Durham SR, Newman Taylor AJ, Occupational asthma due to styrene, Thorax, 1991;46:396-397,

Keywords: oa, , as , case report, ch, peak flow, styrene, fibreglass, br, phenylethylene

Known Authors

Tony Newman Taylor, Royal Brompton Hospital, London Tony Newman Taylor

If you would like to become a known author and have your picture displayed along with your papers then please get in touch from the contact page. Known authors can choose to receive emails when their papers receive comments.


In a patient with asthma who was exposed to styrene serial self recorded measurements of peak expiratory flow showed the asthma to be work related, and inhalation tests with styrene reproducibly provoked a dual asthmatic response and increased responsiveness to inhaled histamine.

Full Text

Full text of this reference not available

Please Log In or Register to add the full text to this reference


Please sign in or register to add your thoughts.

Oasys and occupational asthma smoke logo