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Table 1 Self-reported sensory and respiratory irritation symptoms in the last 4 weeks N = 559

From: Health impacts of exposure to second hand smoke (SHS) amongst a highly exposed workforce: survey of London casino workers

Sensory and respiratory irritation symptoms Yes N (%) No N (%) No Response N (%)
Sensory irritation symptoms    
Runny nose, sneezing or nose irritation 431 (77) 102 (18) 26 (5)
Eyes red or irritated 370 (66) 151 (27) 38 (7)
Sore or scratchy throat 368 (66) 163 (29) 28 (5)
Respiratory irritation symptoms    
Cough during rest of day or night 338 (61) 192 (34) 29 (5)
Short of breath 260 (47) 270 (48) 29 (5)
Bring up phlegm 246 (44) 287 (51) 26 (5)
Wheezing or whistling in chest 213 (38) 319 (57) 27 (5)
Cough first thing in morning 194 (35) 332 (59) 33 (6)