Effect of Smoking Habit, Working Time and Cotton Dust to Pulmonary Function

Amalia Riza, Tri Martiana, Soenarnatalina
2016 International Journal of Environment Agriculture and Biotechnology  
Lung disease employment is all abnormalities or lung disease caused by work or work environment. Lung disease work caused by exposure dust of cotton. The decline in faal pulmonary and complaint respiratory also can be influenced by the smoking habit workers and the dust cotton in the production activities. The objective of this study is to know The effect of Smoking Habit, Working Time and Cotton Dust to Pulmonary Function as measured by spirometer to workers at PT. X. Sample of this research
more » ... of this research consist of 15 workers who were in zenbo in spinning production. The dependent variable in this study is pulmonary function which was measured by spirometer. The research indicated that the level of dust total cotton is 10 mg / m3 higher than NAB. Based on logistic regression analysis showed that signifikansi of smoking habit is 0,648 and working time is 0,250. The conclusion of this research is smoking and working time not signfikan to pulmonary function. Recommendations for workers at PT. X are workers as operators needs to improving understanding to always used instrument protective self provided, and also can apply personal higiene such good wash replace work clothes before go home. The need for workers increasing the activity of their sporting, to increase the fitness on workers.
doi:10.22161/ijeab/1.2.14 fatcat:56w4evb4lrdmpnthvxqbxsmshi