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Mortality Among Persons with Both Asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Aged ≥25 Years, by Industry and Occupation — United States, 1999–2016

Description
Reports on deaths with both asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) as the underlying or contributing cause of death. Examines deaths by industry and occupation for men and women, with data by age for those 25-64 years old and 65 and older. Includes data on industries and occupations more common to rural areas, including agriculture, forestry, and mining.
Author(s)
Katelynn E. Dodd, John Wood, Jacek M. Mazurek
Citation
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 69(22), 670-679
Date
06/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Agricultural health and safety · Chronic respiratory conditions · Farmers and farmworkers · Mortality · Occupational health and safety · Statistics and data