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ALLMedicine™ Asbestosis Center

Research & Reviews  325 results

Association of occupational dust exposure with combined chronic obstructive pulmonary d...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-038874
BMJ Open; Fan Y, Xu W et. al.

Sep 10th, 2020 - Occupational dust exposure may induce various lung diseases, including pneumoconiosis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The features of combined COPD and pneumoconiosis have not been well described, and this may hamper the manageme...

Transplantation for work-related lung disease in the USA.
https://doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2020-106578
Occupational and Environmental Medicine; Blackley DJ, Halldin CN et. al.

Aug 27th, 2020 - Work-related lung diseases (WRLDs) are entirely preventable. To assess the impact of WRLDs on the US transplant system, we identified adult lung transplant recipients with a WRLD diagnosis specified at the time of transplant to describe demographi...

Asbestos-related diseases.
https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.19.0645
The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease : the Official Journal of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease; Musk AW, de Klerk N et. al.

Jun 18th, 2020 - Knowledge of asbestos-related diseases has been accumulating for over one hundred years as the industrial value of asbestos was recognised for the strength of its fibres and their resistance to destruction, resulting in increasing production and u...

Increasing incidence of asbestosis worldwide, 1990-2017: results from the Global Burden...
https://doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2020-214822
Thorax Yang M, Wang D et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Global incidence and temporal trends of asbestosis are rarely explored. Using the detailed information on asbestosis from the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) 2017, we described the age-standardised incidence rate (ASIR) and its average annual perce...

Factors Affecting Asbestosis Mortality Among Asbestos-Cement Workers in Italy.
https://doi.org/10.1093/annweh/wxaa037
Annals of Work Exposures and Health; Girardi P, Merler E et. al.

Apr 24th, 2020 - This study was performed with the aim of investigating the temporal patterns and determinants associated with mortality from asbestosis among 21 cohorts of Asbestos-Cement (AC) workers who were heavily exposed to asbestos fibres. Mortality for asb...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  343 results

Association of occupational dust exposure with combined chronic obstructive pulmonary d...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2020-038874
BMJ Open; Fan Y, Xu W et. al.

Sep 10th, 2020 - Occupational dust exposure may induce various lung diseases, including pneumoconiosis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). The features of combined COPD and pneumoconiosis have not been well described, and this may hamper the manageme...

Transplantation for work-related lung disease in the USA.
https://doi.org/10.1136/oemed-2020-106578
Occupational and Environmental Medicine; Blackley DJ, Halldin CN et. al.

Aug 27th, 2020 - Work-related lung diseases (WRLDs) are entirely preventable. To assess the impact of WRLDs on the US transplant system, we identified adult lung transplant recipients with a WRLD diagnosis specified at the time of transplant to describe demographi...

Asbestos-related diseases.
https://doi.org/10.5588/ijtld.19.0645
The International Journal of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease : the Official Journal of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease; Musk AW, de Klerk N et. al.

Jun 18th, 2020 - Knowledge of asbestos-related diseases has been accumulating for over one hundred years as the industrial value of asbestos was recognised for the strength of its fibres and their resistance to destruction, resulting in increasing production and u...

Increasing incidence of asbestosis worldwide, 1990-2017: results from the Global Burden...
https://doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2020-214822
Thorax Yang M, Wang D et. al.

May 29th, 2020 - Global incidence and temporal trends of asbestosis are rarely explored. Using the detailed information on asbestosis from the Global Burden of Disease (GBD) 2017, we described the age-standardised incidence rate (ASIR) and its average annual perce...

Factors Affecting Asbestosis Mortality Among Asbestos-Cement Workers in Italy.
https://doi.org/10.1093/annweh/wxaa037
Annals of Work Exposures and Health; Girardi P, Merler E et. al.

Apr 24th, 2020 - This study was performed with the aim of investigating the temporal patterns and determinants associated with mortality from asbestosis among 21 cohorts of Asbestos-Cement (AC) workers who were heavily exposed to asbestos fibres. Mortality for asb...

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News  1 results

Analysis: New asbestos charges point to reserve woes
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-insurance-asbestos/analysis-new-asbestos-charges-point-to-reserve-woes-idUSTRE76R4CW20110728

Jul 28th, 2011 - NEW YORK (Reuters) - Asbestos-related diseases have been falling for a decade, but warnings from a pair of U.S. insurance giants about new claims raise questions about the industry’s ability to put the scourge behind it. While medical evidence sug...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →