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Document ID (ISN)100252
CIS number 02-1157
Year 2000
Convention or series no.
Title Occupational lung diseases
Bibliographic information Ministry of Manpower, Occupational Health Department, 18 Havelock Road #05-01, Singapore 059764, Republic of Singapore, [c2000]. 8p. Illus.
Abstract Contents of this information leaflet on occupational lung diseases: occupational asthma; asbestos-related lung diseases (asbestosis, lung cancer; malignant mesothelioma); silicosis; chemical pneumonitis; hard metal lung disease; byssinosis; preventive measures (substitution of asbestos, engineering controls, personal protection); applicable legislation in Singapore.
Descriptors (primary) occupational diseases; safe working methods; lung diseases; Singapore
Descriptors (secondary) mesothelioma; asbestos; byssinosis; chemical pneumonitis; lung cancer; asbestosis; safety guides; hard metal pneumoconiosis; substitution; personal protective equipment; legislation; data sheet; silicosis
Document type C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
Country / State or ProvinceSingapore
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)