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Document ID (ISN)106722
CIS number 07-580
ISSN - Serial title 1731-8971 - Prewencja i Rehabilitacja
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Świątkowska B.
Title About occupational risk factors for lung cancer
Original title O zawodowych czynnikach ryzyka raka płuca [in Polish]
Bibliographic information 2006, No.1, p.7-14. 25 ref.
Internet access [in Polish]
Abstract The major occupational risk factors for lung cancer are discussed. The types of activities and occupations that are considered to increase risk of the disease are listed and suspected casual factors for the origin of cancers are examined. The characteristics of some carcinogenic substances are presented.
Descriptors (primary) carcinogens; risk factors; lung cancer; occupation disease relation
Descriptors (secondary) occupational diseases; carcinogenic effects; lung diseases
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvincePoland
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Occupational medicine, epidemiology
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)