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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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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Silicosis - history The prevalence of silicosis led some men to grow what is called a miner's mustache, in an attempt to intercept as much dust as possible.
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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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Why Target Crystalline Silica Exposure? Widespread Occurrence and use ... 13,744 people Deaths where silicosis is reported as underlying cause of death: ...
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LAM EG HRCT ... silicosis Silicosis Random Nodules Miliary TB Hematogenous mets Metastatic adenoca Centrilobular Nodules Endobronchial spread ...
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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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... 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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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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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: 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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Revision de expedientes Diagnostico de Silicosis puede incluir: pneumoconiosis, fibrosis, enfermedad respiratoria, enfermedad respiratoria no- maligna, ...
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... coal dust is known as “pneumoconiosis” and is irreversible till person is shifted from job Silica dust can cause “silicosis” Both are reportable as ...
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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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... Respiratory System CHRONIC BRONCHITIS Diseases of the Respiratory System EMPHYSEMA Diseases of the Respiratory System SILICOSIS Diseases of the Respiratory ...
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medical surveillance joseph j. schwerha md mph professor of occupational and environmental medicine director of the occupational and environmental
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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: Chapter 1 Introduction Author: Patricia Shivers Last modified by: Kathleen A. Patneau Created Date: 11/17/1998 2:28:55 PM Document presentation format
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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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pneumoconiosis or silicosis. Prolonged irritation of lung tissue can cause lung fibrosis, leading to the development of tumors.
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... on Hepatitis vaccination) “Loss of Consciousness” “Some significant progressive diseases, such as byssinosis, silicosis, and some types of cancer, ...
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Lung cancer is a disease in ... increase the risk of lung cancer Inflammation and scar tissue are sometimes produced in the lung by diseases such as silicosis ...
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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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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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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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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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... coalmine dust Silicosis (pneumoconiosis)- nodular fibrosis Occ Coalmine dust, quartz Emphysema Occ Parenchyma PM2.5 Exacerbations of airways disease ...
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secretarÍa regional ministerial de salud regiÓn metropolitana silice y silicosis unidad de vigilancia subdepto. prevenciÓn de riesgos y salud laboral depto.accion ...
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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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A claim for silicosis or asbestosis must be filed within one year after disablement and the disablement must occur within three years from the last injurious exposure.
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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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Predicted risks of developing silicosis within 15 years following exposure; 0.02. 0.25%. 0.04. 0.5%. 0.1. 2.5%. 0.3. 20%. Study in Scottish coal miners.
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Topic: Intervention Strategy Review of Pneumoconiosis ... One silicosis patient also becomes a board member in our organization.
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Spine silicosis in children Evident anesthetic effect, increase in pain threshold in local alogenic zones 1. Naturopathic manifestations of spine osteochondrosis, ...
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Black Lung Collection of diseases Pneumoconiosis Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Emphysema Pneumoconiosis Fibrotic diseases of the lungs ... Silicosis, from ...
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Introduction to Industrial Hygiene ... and bentonite mud additives Health Effects of Silica Silicosis Irreversible but preventable Most commonly associated with ...
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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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... (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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Assessment Based Management (WHAT?) * * What's That Mean? The approach/assessment of every patient. Systematic. Not necessarily “protocol” driven.
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SILICOSIS La sílice es un mineral que se encuentra en la corteza terrestre y es un componente de la arena, piedra y minerales metalíferos. La exposición laboral se ...
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Silicosis. Vasculitidies. Note the pattern on biopsy of an idiopathic Interstitial pneumonitis gives the specific diagnosis – the commonest is usual interstitial ...
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Latent TB Infection (LTBI) LTBI is the presence of M. tuberculosis organisms (tubercle bacilli) without signs and symptoms or radiographic or bacteriologic evidence ...
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API 9 5/8” 53.5 ppf T-95 Casing Specimen Proposed Tool Joint Spec 4.00” Long 4137M Steel Tool Joint 4 ... Sieve Analysis Unknown Off Market Silicosis ...
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Title: PLAN NACIONAL DE PREVENCION Y ERRADICACION DE LA SILICOSIS DEL PERUDESDE EL SECTOR SALUD Author: Yoan Mayta Paulett Last modified by: usuario de red
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Restrictive/Interstitial Lung Disease ... Tattoo Reaction Sarcoidosis Sarcoidosis Sarcoidosis Silicosis Silicosis Coal Worker’s Pneumoconiosis Coal Worker’s ...
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Respiratory Conditions due to Dust or Toxic Agents: silicosis, asbestosis, pneumoconiosis, pneumonitis, (allergic) bronchitis, alveolitis, asthma, ...
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