Reproductive health of workers in occupational views

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กิตติ กรุงไกรเพชร

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The data from the National Statistical Office in 2015 revealed that there were 55 million workers from the total population nearly 70 million. More than half of them were in fertility range and 28 million were female workers. However most of the important practice guidelines, instead of paying more attention in occupational health hazards which affected to reproduction, but those just only caring in the overview. Exactly the reproductive health hazard would affect the next generation in many reproductive aspects i.e. fertility abilities, congenital malformations, abortion,preterm births, other adverse outcomes of pregnancy and delivery and childhood cancer. In Thailand the research data that relevant to this issue was not much enough for analysis. This review article summarized the recent data and information in the occupational views that affected the reproductive health which shall provide the useful data in learning and sharing among colleagues and those who interesting in order to sharpen their idea in preventive medicine.

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