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Pneumoconiosis

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Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Pneumoconiosis" returned 13 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Current Review of Pneumoconiosis Among US Coal Miners.
Last Updated: Mar 19, 2020

This review summarizes recent research on pneumoconiosis in coal workers following the identification of the resurgence of this disease among US coal miners in the early 2000s. We describe the impact of this research and how this has led to increased public attention, benefitting affected miners.

WHO/ILO work-related burden of disease and injury: Protocol for systematic reviews of occupational exposure to dusts and/or fibres and of the effect of occupational exposure to dusts and/or fibres on pneumoconiosis.
Last Updated: Jul 23, 2019

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) are developing a joint methodology for estimating the national and global work-related burden of disease and injury (WHO/ILO joint methodology), with contributions from a large network of experts. ...

Japanese workplace health management in pneumoconiosis prevention.
Last Updated: Feb 11, 2019

The Japanese government established the Pneumoconiosis Law in 1960 to protect health and promote the welfare of workers engaged in dust-exposed works. This article describes Japanese practice in workplace health management as regulated by the Pneumoconiosis Law to reduce pneumoconiosis in Japan.

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Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Pneumoconiosis" returned 2 free, full-text editorial articles. First 2 results:
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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Pneumoconiosis" returned 374 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
[Dose-response relationship between different respirable coal dust exposures and pneumoconiosis risk].
Last Updated: Aug 21, 2020

To investigate the dose-response relationship between the cumulative dust exposures to anthracite, bituminous coal, and lignite and the cumulative prevalence rates of pneumoconiosis due to the exposures, respectively and provide a basis for scientific development of occupational ...

Trends in Pneumoconiosis Deaths - United States, 1999-2018.
Last Updated: Jul 01, 2020

Pneumoconioses are preventable occupational lung diseases caused by inhaling dust particles such as coal dust or different types of mineral dusts (1). To assess recent trends in deaths associated with pneumoconiosis, CDC analyzed multiple cause-of-death data* for decedents aged ≥15 ...

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