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205 Possible Causes for Outdoor Worker

  • Tularemia

    Laboratory workers who handle biological samples from infected animals or humans can also be at risk unless they take proper safety measures.[my.clevelandclinic.org] […] or pursue outdoor activities such as hunting, trapping, hiking, or camping are at greater risk of contracting tularemia.[my.clevelandclinic.org] […] their fluids or tissues Eating food or drinking water that is contaminated Inhaling a fine mist or spray (aerosol) or dust particles containing the bacteria People who work outdoors[my.clevelandclinic.org]

  • Histoplasmosis

    People who live or work on farms, landscapers, construction workers, and others who work outdoors can be exposed.[eyeassociates.com]

  • Sunburn

    Abstract To estimate potential sunburn risk for schoolchildren and outdoor workers, ground-based ambient solar ultraviolet radiation (UVR) measurements were converted into[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Continuous, chronic sun exposure, such as that observed among outdoor workers is associated with squamous cell carcinoma.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Med J Aust 181:155–157 Google Scholar Dogan G (2007) Basal cell carcinoma in outdoor versus indoors workers in Turkey.[doi.org]

  • Actinic Keratosis

    Additional prophylactic and educational efforts should focus on increasing sun protection policies and educational programs especially aimed at outdoor workers, men, fair[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The more time you spend in the sun over the years, the greater your odds of developing one or more AKs, so older people and outdoor workers are at increased risk.[skincancer.org] The sun: a construction site hazard for outdoor workers. Available at . Accessed Nov. 17, 2014. 6. Flohil SC, van der Leest RJ, Dowlatshahi EA, et al.[podiatrytoday.com]

  • Babesiosis

    We report a case of babesiosis, caused by Babesia microti, in a missionary who worked in Equatorial Guinea but also visited rural Spain. The initial diagnosis, based on clinical features and microscopy, was malaria. The patient's recovery was delayed until she received appropriate treatment for babesiosis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Vitamin D Deficiency

    Workers in Israel, Photochemistry and Photobiology, 88, 6, (1507-1512), (2012).[doi.org] workers.[doi.org] Felix Pavlotsky, Avraham Kudish, Pazit Flint, Arie Solomon, Yehuda Lerman, Bernice Oberman and Siegal Sadetzki, Serum Levels of 25‐Hydroxy‐Vitamin D3 Among Sun‐protected Outdoor[doi.org]

  • Hypersensitivity

    […] environmental risk factors should be discussed Groups at particular risk of allergy—such as healthcare and rubber industry workers and children with spina bifida, in whom[doi.org] […] measures Patients should be asked about diet; food exclusion; and intolerance to aspirin, colourings, and preservatives Family history should be explored Home, work, and outdoor[doi.org]

  • Cold Exposure

    Years ago, Finnish researchers reported that outdoor workers had more brown fat than indoor workers.[health.harvard.edu] Heat and Cold Exposure Potential Hazard Delivery locations are typically located in outdoor areas that are subject to extreme seasonal weather and temperatures.[osha.gov] The following conditions can occur if a worker is exposed to hot temperatures : Heat exhaustion can result in headaches, dizziness, light-headedness, weakness, mood changes[osha.gov]

  • Skin Cancer

    Med J Aust 181:155–157 Google Scholar Dogan G (2007) Basal cell carcinoma in outdoor versus indoors workers in Turkey.[doi.org] It normally develops on sun-exposed areas of the skin, thus it is found on the nose and cheeks, and it is more commonly found in outdoor workers and in older people with sun-damaged[molescope.com] Occupation Higher incidence in outdoor workers Higher incidence in indoor workers, as well as those with higher education and income.[aafp.org]

  • Dermatitis

    Additionally, in outdoor occupations winter weather might negatively influence the skin condition.[doi.org] , metal workers, and brick layers who have to frequently expose their hands to wet working conditions as part of their job.[doi.org] […] hand dermatitis (OIHD) occurs mainly in employees who perform a high amount of 'wet work' in their occupational life, e.g. hairdressers, health professionals, food industry workers[doi.org]

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