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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Presentation by Renier ... Current international drive to eliminate silicosis in mine workers and those exposed to silica At least 50 papers dating from 1969 ...
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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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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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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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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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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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... specific gravity & body’s reaction Pneumoconiosis Asbestosis Silicosis Coal workers pneumoconiosis Lung diseases caused by dust of organic origin Byssinois ...
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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. 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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Revision de expedientes Diagnostico de Silicosis puede incluir: pneumoconiosis, fibrosis, enfermedad respiratoria, enfermedad respiratoria no- maligna, ...
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A middle or upper lung predominant Mycobacterial or fungal disease Silicosis Sarcoidosis ... The Lung Interstitium Interstitial lung disease may result in four ...
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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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... 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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... 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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... 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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... Noise induced hearing loss compensated Silicosis first 8 cases at compensation board 18 cases of silicosis, ...
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... pneumorrhagia (new-moh-RAY-jee-ah) pheumothorax (new-moh-THOR-racks) silicosis (sill-ih-KOH-sis) sputum (SPYOU-tum) tachypnea (tack-ihp-NEE-ah) ...
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... Yet….one company had 3 silicosis and 10x+ severe respiratory diseases #4 Copper Fumes - Welding Copper is inhalation hazard affecting respiratory system ...
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Mine Health and Safety Inspectorate Pieter Botha Deputy Chief Inspector on Mines Minerals and Energy for Development and Prosperity
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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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... increase the risk of lung cancer Inflammation and scar tissue are sometimes produced in the lung by diseases such as silicosis and berylliosis, ...
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Jackhammering. Wet methods ... Moving from conventional notion of “dust” to the respect necessary with “silicosis/carcinogen” The TLV and PEL are worlds ...
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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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Black Lung Collection of diseases Pneumoconiosis Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Emphysema Pneumoconiosis Fibrotic diseases of the lungs ... Silicosis, from ...
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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. Leukemia / lymphoma. Head/neck cancer. Wt loss > 10%. gastric bypass surgery. Common sites of TB disease. Lungs. ... PowerPoint Presentation Last modified by:
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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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... 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Introduction to Industrial Hygiene ... and bentonite mud additives Health Effects of Silica Silicosis Irreversible but preventable Most commonly associated with ...
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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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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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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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Assessment Based Management (WHAT?) * * What's That Mean? The approach/assessment of every patient. Systematic. Not necessarily “protocol” driven.
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No normal enzymes to degrade an abnormal substance (silica-silicosis) Fatty Change (Steatosis) Triglycerides accumulates in parenchymal cells Alcoholism, ...
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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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CU Boulder Research, Scholarly Activity, and Creative Works GSAC April 30, 2010 Russ Moore, Interim VC Research Research & Scholarly Works Remarkable record of ...
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