Mesothelioma risks in a naval dockyard.


There have been 108 deaths from mesothelioma of the pleura or peritoneum in Plymouth and the immediate neighborhood as of mid-1978. Ninety-six deaths have been associated with work at the Devonport Dockyard, 53 of which represented men employed at the dockyard in 1966. Occupational mesothelioma rates were similar to those recorded in London asbestos textile… (More)


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@article{Sheers1980MesotheliomaRI, title={Mesothelioma risks in a naval dockyard.}, author={G Sheers and Richard M. Coles}, journal={Archives of environmental health}, year={1980}, volume={35 5}, pages={276-82} }