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Agricultural Workers' Diseases

"Agricultural Workers' Diseases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Diseases in persons engaged in cultivating and tilling soil, growing plants, harvesting crops, raising livestock, or otherwise engaged in husbandry and farming. The diseases are not restricted to farmers in the sense of those who perform conventional farm chores: the heading applies also to those engaged in the individual activities named above, as in those only gathering harvest or in those only dusting crops.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Agricultural Workers' Diseases" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Agricultural Workers' Diseases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 36 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2005 and 2006 and 2009 and 2012
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.