Silicosis: Medical Aspects Lawrence Martin, M.D., FACP, FCCP Associate Professor of Medicine Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Cleveland
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Silicosis - A Primer for Workplace Prevention The History of Silicosis Reports of workers dying of silicosis - a disabling, non-reversible and sometimes fatal lung ...
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What Is Silicosis? Silicosis is a disabling, nonreversible and sometimes fatal lung disease caused by overexposure to respirable crystalline silica.
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Silicosis Prevention Introduction to OSHA’s Special Emphasis Program Silica Special Emphasis Program Began in 1997 Part of OSHA current Strategic Plan (through 2008 ...
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Title: Silica and Silicosis Author: Christina Davis Last modified by: Christina Davis Created Date: 10/30/2012 11:45:14 PM Document presentation format
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Revision de expedientes Diagnostico de Silicosis puede incluir: pneumoconiosis, fibrosis, enfermedad respiratoria, enfermedad respiratoria no- maligna, ...
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Silicosis Prevention: Tool Box Session Georgia Tech Safety and Health Consultation Program * What is Silica? Composes 15% of Earth’s Crust Examples: Sand, Granite ...
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High-Resolution Chest CT: Practical Clinical Applications Paul L. Molina, M.D. Department of Radiology University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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Leadership Strategiesfor Building and Sustaining a Culture of Safety. Mark W. Lipe. Education and Training Specialist. U.S. Department of Labor. Mine Safety & Health ...
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Title: SILICOSIS UPDATE:INDIA Author: owner Last modified by: PC04 Created Date: 8/14/2007 5:35:08 PM Document presentation format: On-screen Show Company
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No Slide Title Author: Kristi Dearing Last modified by: OSHA_User Created Date: 6/18/1997 7:16:02 PM Document presentation format: On-screen Show Other titles:
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Title: Silica - It's Not Just Dust! Author: Mary Reed Last modified by: white Created Date: 9/3/1999 3:35:10 AM Document presentation format: Letter Paper (8.5x11 in)
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Pneumoconiosis Dr. Rasha Salama PhD Community Medicine Suez Canal University Egypt Definition Pneumoconiosis is a generic name covering the group of lung disorders ...
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Silicosis. Lungs cannot expand fully. Respirable silica (quartz) Exposure comes when rock within or adjacent to the coal seams is cut, crushed, and transported.
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Why do Spirometry? Farah Madhani-Lovely, MD Pulmonologist/Intensivist Oct 24th 2007 Objectives Aware of current guidelines in use of spirometry Understand the use of ...
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... documentation, water and soil analysis, asset tag evidence, forensic data from hard drives Documented health problems Silicosis, dioxins, mercury, ...
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Why should we be concerned about it? If silica dust is inhaled into the lungs it can stay there for many years Silica dust in the lungs can cause silicosis ...
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... their death certificate had undetected silicosis on autopsy A Michigan study estimated about 3,600- 7,300 new cases of silicosis each year in the US We have ...
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Title: PowerPoint Presentation Author: Bryan Curran Last modified by: Bryan Curran Created Date: 12/6/2011 4:49:29 AM Document presentation format
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silicosis and renal disease: insights from a case of ig-a nephropathy riccÒ m., minari m., mattei s., bergamaschi e., franchini i. university of parma - parma - italy
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Silicosis. etc. DIP. GIP. HX,EG,PLCH. Diagnoses of ILD “CFA”/IPF/UIP. NSIP. CHP. LIP. RBILD/DIP. BOOP. CVD. Extrinsic. AIP/DAD. Others. Others = sarcoid ...
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... Respiratory System CHRONIC BRONCHITIS Diseases of the Respiratory System EMPHYSEMA Diseases of the Respiratory System SILICOSIS Diseases of the Respiratory ...
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Silicosis risk. Using gas heaters/generators in enclosed spaces without adequate ventilation. Plant drive walking in front of an excavator while the plant was moving.
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Moving from conventional notion of “dust” to the respect necessary with “silicosis/carcinogen” The TLV and PEL are worlds different .
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... (SARS) fatality rate is 3% infectious respiratory disease spread by close contact silicosis form of pneumoconiosis caused by silica sudden infant death syndrome ...
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Respiratory illnesses (silicosis, asbestosis); Hearing impairment; Central nervous system impairment; Visual impairment; and . Poisoning.
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... Tattoo Reaction Sarcoidosis Sarcoidosis Sarcoidosis Silicosis Silicosis Coal Worker’s Pneumoconiosis Coal Worker’s Pneumoconiosis Coal Worker’s ...
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Occupational exposures to respirable crystalline silica are associated with the development of silicosis, lung cancer, pulmonary tuberculosis, and airways diseases.
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Basic Workers’ Compensation Rules. The Cost of ... A claim for silicosis or asbestosis must be filed within one year after disablement and the disablement must ...
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Welding Safety WY MSHA State Grant Program Welding Welding joins two pieces of metal by the use of heat, pressure, or both Brazing or soldering involves a filler ...
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The interstitial space is defined as continuum of loose connective tissue ... Mycobacterial or fungal disease Silicosis Sarcoidosis Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis ...
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Chronic Irreversible disease such as byssinosis, silicosis. Some types of Cancer . Blood borne pathogen percutaneous exposure. Removal due to . Medical . Surveillance ...
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Recognizing and preventing Occupational asthma and lung diseases Moira Chan-Yeung, University of British Columbia Diseases associated with occupational exposure ...
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... Prospective randomized trial of TST-positive persons with silicosis where 3 months of RIF shown to be as efficacious as 6 months of INH Two non-randomized ...
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EHF-therapy has expressed anesthetic action, ... Spine silicosis in children Evident anesthetic effect, increase in pain threshold in local alogenic zones 1.
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HISTORICAL BACKGROUND …..a brief overview of the history of develop-ment of the profession of occupational health into what is now called “industrial hygiene”.
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Las causas subyacentes pueden ser: silicosis aguda y otros síndromes constitucionales, desórdenes de inmunodeficiencia, malignidades y intolerancia a proteínas.
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pneumoconiosis or silicosis. Prolonged irritation of lung tissue can cause lung fibrosis, leading to the development of tumors.
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... silicosis o pacientes que reciben tratamiento inmunosupresor, con PPD positivo. Convivientes y otros contactos cercanos de pacientes con enfermedad activa.
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Title: Sarcoidosis Flop Author: URGCommissure Last modified by: URGCommissure Created Date: 1/16/2014 3:37:01 AM Document presentation format: On-screen Show (4:3)
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Silicosis. fibrosis. Asbestos. Insulating materials. Asbestos related disease. Fibrosis, pleural disease. CA lung,larynx. Respiratory diseases: Parenchymal asbestosis.
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Persons with Silicosis and/or Black Lung Disease . Persons with a history of intestinal bypass or gastrectomy surgery . Persons with malabsorption syndrome .
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SILICOSIS.- Producida por el sílice. Cuáles son los más comunes? Los humos de soldadura Los humos de vehículos Qué gases conocemos? Que pueden causar?
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... South America and southern Africa. These locations are notoriously associated with high rates of silicosis and asbestosis, and attendant lung disease.
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Los Mineros de Las Juntas de Abangares, Costa Rica Por: Gabrielle Luongo Project Question What are the differences between transnational gold mining conglomerates and ...
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... RV/TLC is relatively normal Lung Volumes / Gas Distribution Significance/Pathophysiology Restrictive Pattern Asbestosis Sarcoidosis Complicated silicosis ...
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Lines 1–4, silicosis lungs 4 months after treatment; lines 5–8, silicosis lungs 15 months after treatment. Created Date: 1/1/1601 12:00:00 AM ...
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Therefore preventing the onset of silicosis will also reduce the cancer risk. Since a clear threshold for silicosis development cannot be identified, ...
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Silicosis. Diel R et al. EurRespir J 2011. NPV of the TST and. IGRAs for the development of tuberculosis. Test: NPV; TST. 99.7. QFT-G-IT. 99.8. T-Spot.TB. 97.8. Diel ...
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