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Pneumoconiosis

Known as: Pneumoconioses, Pneumoconiosis [Disease/Finding], Pneumoconiosis, unspecified 
A diffuse parenchymal lung disease caused by inhalation of dust and by tissue reaction to their presence. These inorganic, organic, particulate, or… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
There is an increasing trend in the occurrence of coal worker's pneumoconiosis even in developed countries such as the US and… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
A retro-prospective cohort study by Weihong Chen and colleagues provides new estimates for the risk of total and cause-specific… Expand
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Inhalation of crystalline silica and asbestos is known to cause the progressive pulmonary fibrotic disorders silicosis and… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Pneumoconiosis may be classified as either fibrotic or nonfibrotic, according to the presence or absence of fibrosis. Silicosis… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background: Despite significant progress made in reducing dust exposures in underground coal miners in the United States, severe… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Since the early 1990s, adverse drug events have received significant attention from researchers in quality and patient safety (1… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
In recent years the greatest progress in our understanding of pneumoconioses, other than those produced by asbestos, silica, and… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
BAL remains a powerful investigative tool. In a short span of 20 yr, it has helped tremendously in understanding some of the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1966
Highly Cited
1966
TOTAL population studies are the only certain way of gaining reliable information on the prevalence of insidious conditions like… Expand
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1962
Highly Cited
1962
Volume 1: Preface. Embryology of the lung. The anatomy of the lung. Congenital abnormalities of the lung, pulmonary vessels and… Expand
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