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Epidemiological analysis of occupational risk factors

Principal Investigator (PI)/Coordinator: Prof. Enrico Pira


PI contacts
Prof. Enrico Pira
Phone: +39 0116933471 - +39 0116963662
Webex Room
Sezione di Medicina del Lavoro, Via Zuretti 29, 10126 Torino

Research Activities
Evaluation of the relationship between work ability, cognitive skills and biological age in workers aged>50; assessment of the effect of working conditions (eg shifts, agile work, physically strenuous work, noise) on the abovementioned  variables in a transversal and perspective way (these indicators are subject to a physiological decline with age); evaluation of the effects of smart working and active ageing interventions.

Studies about: bladder cancer mortality in a cohort of workers from a Piedmontese dyes factory exposed to carcinogenic aromatic amines: 73 years of follow-up; general and specific mortality in a cohort of miners and grinders from a Piedmontese talc mine; Mortality related to bladder cancer in a cohort of workers from a Piedmontese rubber industry.

Study of the carcinogenic mechanisms of mesothelioma.

Analysis of biomechanical load in health care workers: proposal of an integrative risk assessment and management tool (HOARA) and rehabilitation methods for an optimal work reintegration of workers affected by pathologies of the spine.

Last update: 09/03/2022 13:47
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