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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Crystalline Silica SiO2 ... NEP Eliminate employee overexposure Control health hazards associated with overexposure Health Effects of Crystalline Silica Silicosis ...
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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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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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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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ANSI Z88.1969 Respirator Program Silicosis reporting Act and Communicate to Eliminate Silica Exposures PowerPoint Presentation Need Some Direction ?
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Silicosis is progressive and leads to disability and death. About 200 people in the US will die this year due to workplace exposure to silica (NIOSH 2008).
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Title: Occupational Exposure to Silica Author: Art Wickman Last modified by: Mark Hodges Created Date: 12/17/1997 3:19:52 PM Document presentation format
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Silicosis Prevention Introduction to OSHA’s Special Emphasis Program Georgia Tech Safety and Health Consultation Program * Georgia Tech Safety and Health ...
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Silicosis is a pulmonary fibrosis caused by the inhalation of dust containing free silica. It is the most common and severe of all pneumoconiosis.
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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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... 1 43-86 1979-2006 1925-1978 No. of Cases Type of Employer at Time of Silica Exposure Occupation Age Silicosis Identified Year Silicosis Identified Year First ...
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Silicosis disease can be divided into three types according to the severity of exposure a-Chronic(Classical) Silicosis: b-Accelerated Silicosis: c ...
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Silicosis ?10 to 20% construction workers exposed Silicosis usually follows at least 10 years of exposure to RCS It causes stiffening and scarring of the lungs.
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Discussion BDWG/Risk2You ppt/V03 Ballast Dust – Risks ... Silicosis is a serious and irreversible lung disease that causes permanent disablement and early death.
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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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Granulomatous Lung Diseases Infections Sarcoidosis Hypersensitivity pneumonitis ... .rarely TB in silicosis Rheumatoid nodule Necrotising Sarcoidal Granulomatosis ...
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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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Main concern is SILICOSIS Lung Disease Reduced lung function Can cause death Disease continues to develop when exposure has stopped Can also cause lung cancer and ...
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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 was associated with 13,744 U.S. fatalities from1968-1990. ... Presentation Title Author: Kevin L. Ropp Last modified by: Ebetit Created Date:
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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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Silicosis is a serious and irreversible lung disease that causes permanent disablement and ... Reporting Dust Issues BDWG/Mgr/ppt/002 Receive this presentation ...
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He wrote about the pathology of silicosis and recommended precautions to avoid hazards Advised physicians to learn about occupational diseases by studying the work ...
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... 95% of exposure measurement for respirable crystalline silica < of 0,1mg/m3 OEL. From 2013, no new cases of silicosis amongst previously unexposed individuals.
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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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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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... went on the offensive first. Defendants were the first to go to the media about the “explosion” of thousands of silicosis claims in 2002-2003, ...
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... and can cause death from massive pulmonary fibrosis. Silicosis: recommended reading Finkelstein MM: Silica, silicosis, and lung cancers: a risk assessment.
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Silicosis –a fibrosis ... Risks from Frac Sand Mining for Oil and Gas Extraction Slide 2 Our Outstanding Students Outline Frac Sand Use Industrial Sand ...
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Pulmonary Board Review 2009 What we’re going to speed through Evaluation of symptoms: cough and dyspnea PFTs Asthma COPD Interstitial lung diseases Pneumoconioses ...
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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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interstitial lung disease
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Exogenous, ( particulate silica-Silicosis). ... PowerPoint Presentation Last modified by: Prof. Junaid Ashraf Created Date: 1/1/1601 12:00:00 AM
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Diabetes mellitus, silicosis, Malnutrition or Alcoholism. Immunouppression (HIV). Type of tuberculosis Primary Lung Lymph nodes (cervical) ...
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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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... coalmine dust Silicosis (pneumoconiosis)- nodular fibrosis Occ Coalmine dust, quartz Emphysema Occ Parenchyma PM2.5 Exacerbations of airways disease ...
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OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH Presentation by DR. VIOLET (de Sa) PINTO ... Inorganic and organic dusts INORGANIC DUSTS Silicosis Free silica/silicon dioxide Mining, ...
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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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Others migrate into the interstitium of the lung, then into the lymphatics. INORGANIC DUST EXPOSURE: Silicosis Inhalation of silicon dioxide (silica) ...
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Long term exposure to respirable volcanic ash on Montserrat: a time series simulation T. Hincks, R.S.J. Sparks University of Bristol W.P. Aspinall Aspinall and ...
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... (Pneumoconiosis) • Pulmonary fibrosis - asbestosis - silicosis AETIOLGY OF ILD Carcinomatosis • Lymphatic (adenoca) ...
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Silicosis : Severity of Disease Development of Silicosis is: NUISANCE PARTICULATES (Total Dust) Some Nuisance Particulate* Evaluate Worker Exposures By: ...
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Interstitial Lung Disease MODULE G4 Chapter 28: pp. 379-396
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DISEASE YEAR TO DIAGNOSIS Asbestosis Usually 10-20 Years Silicosis Usually After 10-20 Years of exposure Black Lung Usually ... Hazard Materials Author: Mike Marr ...
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... Noise induced hearing loss compensated Silicosis first 8 cases at compensation board 18 cases of silicosis, ...
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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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