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Silicotics

 
National Institutes of Health

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2012
2012
Context: Studies have revealed high morbidity and mortality among agate stone workers of Shakarpur due to silicosis. Besides the… Expand
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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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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Background: Although crystalline silica exposure is associated with silicosis, lung cancer, pulmonary tuberculosis, and chronic… Expand
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1995
1995
The relation between exposure to crystalline silica and lung cancer has been a controversial topic, and findings have appeared… Expand
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1995
1995
A retrospective cohort mortality study was conducted for lung cancer among silica and clay brick workers at 11 refractory plants… Expand
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1995
1995
Silicotics have increased mortality from tuberculosis (TB) and from nonmalignant respiratory diseases (NMRD), including silicosis… Expand
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1992
1992
  • T P Ng, S L Chan
  • The European respiratory journal
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 19834285
Lung function tests (forced expiratory volume in one second (FEV1), forced vital capacity (FVC) and FEV1/FVC %) were related to… Expand
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1990
1990
Increased tuberculosis risk associated with silicosis is well described. The present study defines the incidence of pulmonary… Expand
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1990
1990
A cohort study was conducted on 3335 hospitalized male pneumoconiosis patients in order to determine their lung cancer mortality… Expand
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1955
Highly Cited
1955
  • Richard Doll
  • British journal of industrial medicine
  • 1955
  • Corpus ID: 26146774
Sixty-one cases of lung cancer have been recorded in persons with asbestosis (Boernke, 1953 ; Hueper, 1952) since Lynch and Smith… Expand
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