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Silicotics

 
National Institutes of Health

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2007
2007
Silicosis has progressive, but unpredictable development. There are no markers routinely available to measure the activity and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Background: Although crystalline silica exposure is associated with silicosis, lung cancer, pulmonary tuberculosis, and chronic… Expand
1996
1996
BACKGROUND We conducted a retrospective cohort study of lung cancer among silicotics in China's metallurgical industries. The… Expand
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
The relation between exposure to crystalline silica and lung cancer has been a controversial topic, and findings have appeared… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
A retrospective cohort mortality study was conducted for lung cancer among silica and clay brick workers at 11 refractory plants… Expand
1995
1995
Silicotics have increased mortality from tuberculosis (TB) and from nonmalignant respiratory diseases (NMRD), including silicosis… Expand
1992
1992
Lung function tests (forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1), forced vital capacity (FVC) and FEV1/FVC %) were related to… Expand
1990
1990
Increased tuberculosis risk associated with silicosis is well described. The present study defines the incidence of pulmonary… Expand
1990
1990
A cohort study was conducted on 3335 hospitalized male pneumoconiosis patients in order to determine their lung cancer mortality… Expand
Review
1982
Review
1982
Silica is not generally considered to be a carcinogen, however, occupations characterized by high exposure to crystalline silica… Expand