SESSION TITLE: Occupational and Environmental Lung Disease
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
PURPOSE: The clinical symptoms of chronic lung diseases vary even in the similar lung volumes. The approach with phenotype of chronic obstructive lung diseases (COPD) might explain those phenomenon, however not enough. Cadmium can result in a decrease of the lung function decrease among general population. However, there is few study to evaluate a relationship between the cadmium levels and medical utilization such as bronchodilators. Therefore, the aim of the present study is to estimate the relationship as well as dose-relationship between blood cadmium levels and medical utilization with bronchodilator.