Individual Study / US Shipyard Workers

US Shipyard Workers

US Shipyard Workers

Initiatives -
To evaluate the mortality experience of civilian workers in a US Coast Guard shipyard
End Year
2001

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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr. Aaron Blair
    National Cancer Institute

Design

Study design
Population cohort
Follow Up
Workers were followed through 31 December 2001 for vital status.

Marker Paper

Krstev, S., Stewart, P., Rusiecki, J., & Blair, A. (2007). Mortality among shipyard Coast Guard workers: a retrospective cohort study. Occupational and environmental medicine, 64(10), 651–658. https://doi.org/10.1136/oem.2006.029652

PUBMED 17881470

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
4,702
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
n= 4702 (4413 men and 289 women). All workers employed at the shipyard between 1 January 1950 and 31 December 1964 were included in the study

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Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
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