[Assessment of asbestos exposure, mortality study, and health intervention in workers formerly exposed to asbestos in a small factory making drying machines for textile finishing and the paper mill industry in Pistoia, Italy].

@article{Fedi2005AssessmentOA,
  title={[Assessment of asbestos exposure, mortality study, and health intervention in workers formerly exposed to asbestos in a small factory making drying machines for textile finishing and the paper mill industry in Pistoia, Italy].},
  author={Angela Fedi and B Blagini and Antonella Melosi and E Marzuoli and M Ancillotti and Giuseppe Gorini and Adele Seniori Costantini and Stefano Silvestri and Andrea Innocenti},
  journal={La Medicina del lavoro},
  year={2005},
  volume={96 3},
  pages={243-9}
}
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Three malignant pleural mesotheliomas occurred among workers of a small factory that manufactured drying machines for the textile and paper mill industries using asbestos cement (crocidolite, amosite and chrysotile) as insulating panels. The Occupational Medicine Unit of the Local Health Unit of Pistoia, Italy, carried out an… CONTINUE READING