Journal: Drug Invention Today

Article Id: JPRS-P col-00003657
Title: Asthma control test among textile workers in Kongu Nadu region – Tamil Nadu
Category: Pharmaceutics
Section: Research Article
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    Objectives: Respiratory disorder is one of the major health threats to textile workers as they are highly exposed to garment dust for persistently. Therefore, the garment factory workers are engaged in the textile industry shows highly significant morbidity of bronchial airway obstruction than among those who are not working in textile industries. Materials and Methods: A clinical investigation of the disease knowledge and adherence among garment unit in a 600 bedded hospital revealed that factory employers are complained of respiratory challenges include tightness of the chest cavity, continues cough, and breathing difficulties. The main of this observational study was access to the pervasiveness of bronchial symptoms and asthmagens concertation in garment industries. The obtained report was compared with the different follow-ups. All workers are responded the asthma control test questionnaire. Results: The textile workers (n = 346, including male 588 and female758). The training level was underneath the optional dimension in 47% of patients and middle school 32%; 56% of patients were fat, and 20% of patients had mild persistent, 19% had mid intermittent, 28% of patients had moderate persistent, and 33% had severe persistent and extreme steady asthma. 31%, of patients, had family atopy; 15% of Kongu Nadu garment workers had cotton dust allergies. Conclusion: Knowledge of asthma was low in older patients and regular asthma care was to a great extent lacking. These discoveries propose that asthma instruction projects ought to be produced for more seasoned grown-ups in view of their instruction level and clinical asthma qualities.

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    MuthuKumar Andhuvanjseral 1* , Keserla Bhavani 1 , R. Gayathri 2 , Rumana Khatija1 , R. Sundara Ganapathy3

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    1Department of Pharmacology, Krupanidhi College of Pharmacy, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India,

    2 Department of Pharmaceutics, Karpagam College of Pharmacy, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India,

    3 Department of Pharmacy , Faculty of Pharmacy, Karpagam Academy of Higher Education, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

    *Corresponding author: Muthukumar Andhuvanjseral, Krupanidhi College of Pharmacy, Bengaluru - 560 035, Karnataka, India.

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    MuthuKumar Andhuvanjseral 1* , Keserla Bhavani 1 , R. Gayathri 2 , Rumana Khatija1 , R. Sundara Ganapathy3

    Title:Asthma control test among textile workers in Kongu Nadu region – Tamil Nadu
    Journal:Drug Invention Today
    Vol(issue):12 (June)
    Year:2019
    Page No: (1204-1207)
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    Methodology: Asthma control test, Asthma severity
    Research Materials:textile workers (n = 346, including male 588 and female758)

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Asthma control test Asthma severity Cotton dust Garment workers Kongu Nadu

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