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Document ID (ISN)111786
CIS number 11-0369
ISSN - Serial title 0271-3586 - American Journal of Industrial Medicine
Year 2011
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Bianchi C., Bianchi T.
Title Mesothelioma and aircraft industry
Bibliographic information 2011, Vol.54, p.494. 5 ref.
Abstract This letter to the editor comments an earlier article published in the journal concerning a case-control study conducted in France, showing a high risk of pleural mesothelioma for various occupations and industries, including the manufacture of aircraft parts. The authors of the letter confirm similar findings in the aircraft industry in Italy.
Descriptors (primary) Italy; asbestos; pleural mesothelioma; aircraft industry
Descriptors (secondary) France; occupation disease relation; case-control study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Metal production and metalworking
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Aerospace manufacturing and maintenance industry
Pneumoconioses
Cancer and carcinogens
Asbestos